Tag Archives: Defence Budget

Don’t want to cut the army, then cut Trident

The cuts to the number of army personnel are being blamed on austerity. They might just as well be blamed on the outdated Cold War thinking of our leaders.

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Cameron can’t ‘give the aid budget to MoD’ because he can’t change the law

David Cameron told reporters this week that he would be open to the idea of aid money being spent on military peacekeeping operations. The prime minister won’t be able to fill gaps in the defence budget with aid money, however, because the law won’t allow it.

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