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Chinese visit to EUNAVFOR headquarters

(BRUSSELS2) The photo replaces any comments. A Chinese delegation visited Atalanta HQ in Northwood (near London). A visit which is not just a courtesy but consists of seeing how we can cooperate more closely. Concretely, for the Chinese who must take their turn on duty in coordinating anti-piracy actions, led from Bahrain (read: China acquires the right to take the lead in anti-piracy coordination), it's about tackling very practical questions and knowing how their counterparts work. But the issue is as much operational as political… for all partners

“Family” photo in front of Atalanta HQ in Northwood (credit: EUNAVFOR)

(Nicolas Gros-Verheyde)

Nicolas Gros Verheyde

Chief editor of the B2 site. Graduated in European law from the University of Paris I Pantheon Sorbonne and listener to the 65th session of the IHEDN (Institut des Hautes Etudes de la Défense Nationale. Journalist since 1989, founded B2 - Bruxelles2 in 2008. EU/NATO correspondent in Brussels for Sud-Ouest (previously West-France and France-Soir).

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