Yeah, pretty much. And yet, it does. NATO's actions are one of the big reasons. Really ? I would like to hear how. So, just like NATO ? This whole idea of EU army is such a long shot and far far away from ever becoming a thing, but you seem to already know how it will works, its jurisdictions, authorities, agendas, instructions, everything. Do you know something that we don't ? For defensive purposes, no. For getting back its "independence", very much yes.