Lord Browne on Building Mutual Security at the OSCE Security Days

On 18 June 2013, Lord Browne of Ladyton (Des Browne), Convenor of the Top Level Group, set out his ideas for a new approach to Euro-Atlantic security at the OSCE Security Days in Vienna.


In Vienna, Browne set out the arguments of the report Building Mutual Security in the Euro-Atlantic RegionOver the past year, Des Browne, Sam Nunn, Igor Ivanov and Wolfgang Ischinger have been working with more than 30 senior political, military and security experts from across the Euro-Atlantic area to developing a regional approach to address the challenge of getting out from under Cold War strategies and tactics that are ill-suited to the real threats that we face.

The OSCE Security Days 2013 was held in Vienna on 17-18 June 2013 and included more than 400 participants from over than 60 countries, including current and former heads of state, ministers of defence and foreign affairs, diplomats, as well as experts from think tanks, civil society.