Denmark holds referendum on EU defense amid Ukraine war

Danish People's Party chairman Morten Messerschmidt, right, and former brigadier general British Geoffrey Van Orden, of the NO campaign, give a press conference at The Library Bar in Copenhagen, Monday 30 May 2022. Historically skeptical about European Union efforts to deepen security cooperation, Danish voters on Wednesday, June 1, 2022 will decide whether to abandon their country’s opt-out from the bloc’s common defense policy. (Martin Sylvest/Ritzau Scanpix via AP)

Denmark holds referendum on EU defense amid Ukraine war