Great, Britain? The state of UK defence


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Andrew Elwell
05/25/2012

DE&S Minister Peter Luff being interviewed on camera (Photo: Defence Photography) "The budget is genuinely balanced with both contingency and headroom built in," Peter Luff, Minister for Defence Equipment, Support and Technology, told me in an interview earlier this week. That was shortly before the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) published a report this morning criticising the MOD for being short-sighted after Philip Hammond recently announced that the department had balanced the books...
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