Strategic Ability in Europe: The Case of France



In 2003 France was outside the command structure of NATO and a leading opponent of allied intervention in Iraq. A few years later, France had fully returned to NATO and become a strong supporter of Western interventions abroad. How did this re-orientation come about?


Middle East Security Council Security Policy Terrorist Attack Military Intervention 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Political ScienceUniversity of OsloOsloNorway

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