LSE IDEAS Strategic Updates

The Anglo-French Defence Treaty

The signing of the Anglo-French Defence Treaty was one of the UK coalition's most significant policies. 



John C. Stevens

Former Visiting Fellow, LSE IDEAS

In the context of defence cuts on both sides of the Atlantic and the Channel, this Strategic Update assesses the consequences of the Treaty for Anglo- French defence cooperation.  

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The Anglo French Defence Treaty

About the author

John Stevens is senior adviser to Taube-Hodson-Stonex Partners Unit Trust Co Ltd and a former MEP. He previously served as the European Parliament representative to the European Monetary Institute/European Central Bank and to the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development.

Biography from time of publication.