Rome-Paris-Berlin ready for naval mission in the Red Sea, “Serious situation”

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By John

“Given the gravity of the current situation and our geostrategic interests, it is important that the EU demonstrates its willingness and capabilities to act as a global security actor, including in the maritime sector.” Italy, France and Germany write this in a document that they will present to the Foreign Affairs Council this morning and in which they return to the EU naval mission in the Red Sea. «The mission will be in line with the UN Convention on the Rights of the Sea and will be defensive», we read in the text, which underlines “the importance of using the already existing structures and capabilities” of the Emasoh/Agenor mission, in the Strait of Hormuz .