Serbia signs security cooperation agreement with EU

BRUSSELS -- Defense Minister Nebojša Rodić and EU High Representative Catherine Ashton signed in Brussels on Friday a security cooperation agreement.

(Beta, file)
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This agreement sets down the framework for cooperation between the European Defence Agency (EDA) and the Serbian Defence Ministry, Ashton's spokesperson Maja Kocijancic said.

Serbia's participation in EDA activities will be decided by the member countries, she explained, adding that Serbia asked to join the agreement back in 2011.