Liability or asset? The EU and nuclear weapons

With Russia’s annexation of Crimea and increased uncertainty about Washington’s security commitments, EU nuclear deterrence has reappeared on the political agenda. In his latest publication, Deep Cuts Commissioner Oliver Meier analyses the prospects for such a proposal in the Clingendael Spectator. Does the EU need its own nuclear deterrent? And what would be the implications for the EU and its role in global affairs? Read more here