Germany is emerging as a major defense player in Europe. With the UK leaving the EU, Germany and France are now leading Europe’s efforts to secure the continent. The Cipher Brief’s Kaitlin Lavinder talked with Stephen Szabo, a senior fellow at the American Institute for Contemporary German Studies, about Franco-German defense coordination and Germany’s new heightened role in European defense. Read the interview.


This article was originally published on August 9, 2017, by The Cipher Brief.

Dr. Stephen F. Szabo is a Senior Fellow at AICGS.