Turvallisuus ja puolustus

Anaconda, polish helicopters

"Action is needed instead of words. If we want to protect the EU and its citizens we have to act now and start implementing already-agreed plans...

Anaconda, polish helicopters

"The creation of the European Defence Union is in the ultimate interest of the European Union. On the way towards a European Defence Union we...

Anaconda, polish helicopters

“There are many right proposals. The point is that we don’t lack plans but we have a deficit in implementing already-agreed decisions...

Muslim militants

‘Hybrid Warfare’ is a term that has been coined to describe modern conflicts that do not conform to the pattern of conventional wars...



Turvallisuus- ja puolustuspolitiikan alivaliokunta vastaa erityisesti yhteiseen ulko- ja turvallisuuspolitiikkaan (YUTP) sekä Euroopan turvallisuus- ja puolustuspolitiikkaan (ETPP) liittyvistä aiheista. Alivaliokunta avustaa kyseisissä asioissa ulkoasiainvaliokuntaa.


Moldova / EU
16.10.2014 - 9:46

EU stands ready to defend the European choice of Moldova

The Foreign Affairs Committee gave its consent today to the ratification of the Association Agreement between the EU and Moldova. The EPP Group Spokesperson for Security and Defence and Shadow...
EU and Ukraine
16.7.2014 - 13:03

EPP Group will defend the European choice of Ukraine in Kiev

Ahead of the extraordinary meeting of the European Council that will, among other things, discuss the latest developments in Ukraine, the EPP Group in the European Parliament condemns the ongoing...
European union puzzle game
3.4.2014 - 14:49

More coherence needed for the EU external action

"The failures and successes of the Union’s external policy aside, there is one major area which we always have to rebuild, it is giving coherence to the EU’s external action",...
Mountain Ararat, Armenia
2.12.2013 - 14:45

Vakauden edistäminen Euroopan naapurimaissa ja koko maailmassa

Uudistettu kumppanuus rauhan, turvallisuuden ja vakauden alueen pohjalta   Tiiviimpi vuoropuhelu itäisten kumppanimaiden kanssa Itäinen kumppanuus, jolla pyritään...
Gavel and european union flag
11.12.2013 - 9:11

EU needs progress on common defence and justice

“If we want our cutting-edge defence technology to remain cutting-edge, we must act together. As we did when approaching the economic crisis. We need a ‘six-pack’ for European...
Anaconda, polish helicopters
21.11.2013 - 13:27

Defence Policy: smarter spending, saving costs

A broad majority of the European Parliament today called for more joint defence research and procurement projects at EU level instead of purely national programmes. MEPs adopted a Report by the EPP...