EU Heads of State, Government Arrive at Versailles for Informal Meeting
16:38 GMT 10.03.2022 (Updated: 17:14 GMT 12.04.2023)
Among the targets of the conference are boosting the EU's defence capabilities, reducing energy dependency - in particular on Russian gas, oil and coal - and creating a more robust economic base.
Sputnik comes live from Versailles, France, as heads of the EU's states and governments gather for an informal meeting to discuss the crisis in Ukraine, as well as European sovereignty, new growth and investment models, among other things.
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