ISAC organized its traditional media breakfast at the Courtyard by Marriott Hotel in Belgrade on December 5. During this meeting, H.E. Thomas Schieb, Ambassador of Germany to Serbia, Mr. Milan Pajević, Chairman of the ISAC Advisory Board and Dr. Igor Novaković, ISAC Research Director addressed media representatives.
The main topics of discussion were the foreign and security policy of Serbia and EU, alignment with obligations from Chapter 31 (Common Foreign Security and Defence Policy), establishing a mechanism for deploying Serbian civilian experts in civilian missions led by the EU, OSCE and UN, new initiatives in the EU’s defence policy field (EU Army), influence of third actors in the Western Balkans, as well as other relevant foreign policy and geopolitical issues. Furthermore, Mr. Pajević and Dr. Novaković gave a short presentation regarding the CFSP conference that ISAC organized the day after the media breakfast.