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The Spending of the Ministry of Defence

Published Thursday, February 22, 2018

This debate pack has been compiled ahead of the Estimates Day debate on The Spending of the Ministry of Defence on Monday 26 February 2018.

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The debate pack looks at historic UK defence expenditure, the 2017/18 MOD Supplementary Estimates and future planned expenditure, the NATO 2% target, and the MOD Equipment Plan.

Links to press articles, Parliamentary Questions, debates, reports, and other Commons Library breifings are provided to inform debate.

Commons Debate packs CDP-2018-0043

Author: Noel Dempsey

Topics: Defence equipment and procurement, Defence expenditure, Military operations

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