Ministry of Defence army CUTS warned they could 'break the institution'

A NEW round of Army cuts could leave Britain like “Belgium with nukes”.

Another 14,000 troops could be slashed under controversial cost-cutting measures.

And the Ministry of Defence is also considering combining elite units of paratroopers with the Royal Marines.

General Sir Richard Barrons, a former head of Joint Forces Command, said: “We’ll be like Belgium with nukes.

“Defence has painted a picture of cuts of such magnitude, given the journey of reductions travelled over years, that they would break the...
source: Daily Star

2018-01-13 00:20
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