UK transport minister wants defence spending raised to 3%

UK transport minister wants defence spending raised to 3%

British transport minister Grant Shapps, who has entered the race to be the next UK prime minister, said on Tuesday that defence spending must be raised to 3%, according to an op-ed in The Times.

UK transport minister wants defence spending raised to 3%

“… as prime minister, I will raise defence spending to 3 per cent of GDP, in contrast to the Nato-recommended minimum of 2 per cent,” Shapps wrote in The Times.

Follow Us On Telegram

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.