实现欧洲防卫宏图的时间之窗

发自马德里——随着欧洲各国预算的逐渐收紧,人们对欧洲防务状况的担忧也与日俱增。但出人意料的是,各国在2010年所取得的进展却为未来带来了希望的曙光。

英法两国于今年11月签署的防卫协议由两部分条约组成,内容涵盖了两国常规武装力量的联合部署,核威慑方面的合作,以及改进装备和沟通机制。两国领袖都对这一创举予以坚定支持,而协议也高度体现了双方携手应对共同威胁的决心。

倘若条约能被正确执行下去的话,这将为整个欧盟提供一个成功的范例。通过跨越国家之间的严格界限,条约为欧洲防务指明了未来的道路,还会影响欧洲与美国及北约关系的发展进程。

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