Bolstering military cooperation, war-wracked Afghanistan and Libya as well as Afghanistan were the focus of phone talks Friday between Italy's defence secretary Lorenzo Guerini and his US counterpart Lloyd Austin.
"Our solid friendship with the USA has a strongpoint in defence. The call with defence secretary Lloyd Austin was an opportunity to share views on how to reinforce bilateral cooperation," tweeted Guerini.
"We discussed Afghanistan, Iraq, Libya and Mediterranean, cooperation in defence industry," the tweet added.
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