Europe for Beginners: Programme 8 – European Security and Irish Neutrality

A new Radio series exploring the historical development of the EU and Ireland’s place in that development will be broadcast by north east Dublin Community radio station near90fm. The programmes will be aired on nine consecutive Thursday’s at 6.30pm commencing 3rd March 2011. Series Producer, Ignacio Irigoien says “this series is to inform people of the history and workings of the EU, its institutions and their effect on Ireland. It is a very timely initiative in view of the increasing role the EU will have in Irish affairs, especially economically, in the coming years”.

Programme 8
European Security and Irish Neutrality
European common security and defence policy is a controversial issue is Ireland as it could infringe in its status as a neutral country. In this programme we will learn about European common defence and its implication towards Ireland.