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Joint meeting of Security and Defence Committee and Health, Welfare and Family Committee of the Baltic Assembly

On 11 May 2018 in Tallinn (Estonia), joint meeting of the Security and Defence Committee and the Health, Welfare and Family Committee of the Baltic Assembly about national and regional measures to face security threats was held.

During the meeting, members of the Baltic Assembly jointly with representatives of the Baltic Council of Ministers discussed external-internal security nexus of the Baltic States and national and regional measures to face security threats. In the first session, annual assessment of threats to the national security of the Baltic States were discussed. The second session focused on the cooperation of the Baltic States in the field of disaster prevention, preparedness and response. The third session addressed societal security and risks, crisis management and civil protection. Representatives of the Baltic Council of Ministers reported about the implementation of recommendations of the Baltic Assembly 2017 in regard to the cooperation in security and defence, strategic communication, joint military procurements, support to the Eastern Partnership countries and coordinated border management.

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