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Military Alliances

Question for Ministry of Defence

UIN 20325, tabled on 22 June 2021

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, what discussions he is having with international partners on joint capability programmes.

Answered on

28 June 2021

The Ministry of Defence maintains a range of dialogues with strategic international partners to explore research, capability and industrial collaborative opportunities and deliver collaborative programmes. Specific examples include Eurofighter, A400M and Boxer. As outlined in the Defence & Security Industrial Strategy, these relationships start with Euro-Atlantic partnerships, in particular NATO and the US, and extends to our unique network of strategic partnerships across the globe, including with Indo-Pacific and Five Eyes partners.

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