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# eu-army - Friday 24 May, 2019

The Explainer: What's the story with an EU army?

Could an EU army be founded soon? And if so what would that mean for Ireland?

# eu-army - Saturday 18 May, 2019

Explainer: Irish MEPs have been raising concerns of a future 'EU Army' - but is it likely to happen?

Claims around the potential for an EU army have been prominent in the election debate

# eu-army - Friday 17 May, 2019

Question: Are you in favour of an EU Army?

No candidate was in favour of a European army.

# eu-army - Sunday 5 May, 2019

'If it walks like a duck, talks like a duck...' - Dublin MEP candidates clash over potential for EU army

RTÉ’s The Week in Politics saw five candidates debating the issue today.

# eu-army - Monday 12 November, 2018

Poll: Would you support the idea of a European army? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Would you support the idea of a European army?

French President Emmanuel Macron is pushing for the creation of a nine-country European force.

Luke Ming Flanagan: If we are heading for an EU army what does that mean for Irish neutrality?

As EU military and defence spending skyrockets, Ireland’s commitment to defence co-operation compromises its neutrality, writes Luke Ming Flanagan, MEP

# eu-army - Wednesday 8 November, 2017

Taoiseach says Ireland will not be joining a European army

Leo Varadkar failed to rule out Ireland signing up to a joint defence pact with EU countries.

# eu-army - Wednesday 16 November, 2016

Is Europe forming an army? EU Ministers have approved a planning centre for military operations

Sinn Féin’s Matt Carthy says, “This is very clearly another step towards the creation of an EU army.”

# eu-army - Saturday 17 September, 2016

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Poll: Should there be an EU army?

It became a topic of conversation this week across Europe.

# eu-army - Saturday 9 July, 2016

Is the EU actually heading towards having its own army?

This week the EU and Nato made their first ever joint declaration on security.

# eu-army - Wednesday 22 January, 2014

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Poll: Should Ireland be involved in an EU army?

Gerry Adams has said an EU army will eventually be created and that it would threaten Ireland’s neutrality if we were involved in its missions.

Adams accuses European leaders of trying to create 'EU army'

Adams questioned the future of Irish neutrality as the EU plans to increase spending on weapons.