Efforts made by 23 European Union member states towards launching Permanent Structured Cooperation (PESCO) on defence were welcomed by the European Commission on November 13.

Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Croatia, Cyprus, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Poland, Romania, Slovenia, Slovakia, Spain and Sweden signed a joint notification and handed it to High Representative Federica Mogherini.

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