British MPs demanded to increase military spending to counter “a resurgent threat from such States as Russia”. About it reports The Daily Mail.
As the newspaper notes, citing the report of the Committee on defense house of Commons, officials propose to increase spending from two to three percent of GDP. This means that the year may be allocated an additional 20 billion pounds.
the Country has allocated these funds in the period between the end of the cold war and the middle of 90-ies.
Deputies noted that it is necessary at the present time, when the country “with the new threat from Russia, as well as growing challenges from terrorism and cyber warfare”.