- 1950 - 1952 (Creation)
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The North Atlantic Council Deputies and the Military Committee, at the request of the Defence Committee, held a joint meeting on 13th December 1950 to consider respectively the report prepared by the Council Deputies on the political aspects and by the Military Committee of the military aspects of a German contribution to the defence of Western Europe and to present their joint findings. A further meeting was held on 19th February 1952.
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This limited series (6 records) addresses the issues relating to the political and military aspects of the planning by which Germany could contribute to the defence of Western Europe.
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The chronological document series is arranged by document type, - generally, Document (D), Note (N), Working Paper (WP), Decision Sheet (DS), Summary Record (R) - and then, by year and number.
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NATO publicly disclosed information is available for research and education purposes. Any commercial use requires the written permission of NATO. Please credit the NATO Archives should any documents be used for publication. Guidelines for the proper citation of NATO publicly disclosed information can be found on the NATO Archives website (http://www.nato.int/archives).
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This chronological document series has been issued in each of the two official languages of NATO, English and French.