Martin Reichard, The EU–NATO Relationship: A Legal and Political Perspective. Aldershot: Ashgate Publishing, 2006. 428 pages. ISBN 0-7546-4759-5. GBP 65. The process of Western European integration after the Second World War was characterised by an institutional and substantive division of labour. During the Cold War years, NATO provided the principal forum for cooperation in military
Paper in Sheffield on the changing nature of EU competence over the CFSP
Martin Trybus and Nigel D. White (Eds.), European Security Law. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2007. 400 pages. ISBN 978-0-19-921862-2. GBP 60. The purpose of this volume is to provide an analysis of the EU’s evolving legal framework and competences in security and defence matters following the launch of the European Security and Defence Policy (ESDP).
This article examines the key provisions of the EU SOFA, an international agreement concluded between the Member States of the EU to regulate the legal status of their armed forces.
International Law Aspects of the EU's Security and Defence Policy, With a Particular Focus on the Law of Armed Conflict by Frederik Naert [Antwerp: Intersentia, 2010. xxviii + 682pp. Hard cover. ISBN 978-90-5095-771-7. Price €125] Over the past decade, the EU has gradually established itself as an increasingly active and capable contributor to international peace