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COVID-19: Impact on the EU Common Security and Defence Policy missions and operations

27 April 2020

The Chair of Parliament's Defence Committee warns that, despite the pandemic, violence and crises continue, so EU missions must keep their operational capability.

"Our first concern is and must always be the health and safety of the European Union's personnel deployed in CSDP (Common Security and Defence Policy) missions and operations", underlined the Chair of the Sub-Committee on Security and Defence (SEDE) Nathalie Loiseau (Renew Europe, FR) after meeting commanders of EU military and civilian missions and operations on Thursday 23 April. ...."