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It is generally agreed that the additional cuts to the defense budget required by sequestration will do more than just hurt the military; they...

China will increase its defense budget by 10 percent this year. The country's growing military spending is a trend that has many of its...
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China plans to raise its central government defense budget by 10.7 percent to 720.2 billion yuan (114.3 billion U.S. dollars) in 2013, according to...

It’s a New Year but it’s déjà vu at the White House. We saw it before during the Bush-Cheney administration: President Bush infamously tried...

In advance of possible extreme budget cuts that could arrive in March, Army leadership has called for an immediate hiring freeze and spelled out...

Deputy Defense Secretary Ashton B. Carter has released a memo directing the services and defense agencies to begin planning for possible upcoming budget challenges. The...

Japan will raise military spending this year for the first time in over a decade under a ruling party plan, an official said Tuesday,...

President Barack Obama signed the $633 billion fiscal 2013 National Defense Authorization Act into law yesterday. The legislation, which cleared Congress last month, authorizes the...

The Pentagon is bracing for deep spending cuts that will affect every facet of the US military if lawmakers fail to agree a deal...

The Norwegian government proposes to spend nearly USD 7.4 billion (EUR 5,5 billion/NOK 42.2 billion) on defence in 2013, a real increase from 2012...