A military plane
14 November 2019

Franco-German agreement on defence export controls

This agreement is fully in accordance with the implementation of the Treaty of Aachen, whereby France and Germany agreed to draw up a common position on arms exports with regard to joint projects.
This new agreement is more generally in line with the shared desire of France and Germany to step up joint defence programmes and foster the closest possible cooperation between their defence industries, on the basis of mutual confidence.


Treaty of Aachen: a new treaty to strengthen Franco-German cooperation and facilitate convergence between the two countries.

On the 56th anniversary of the Elysée Treaty, the President of the Republic and the German Chancellor signed a new treaty in the c... [Read more]
22 January 2019