NATO capability reductions & cost cutting. A step too far?

December 17th, 2014
in News, econ_news, syndication

from Felix Richter,
by Niall McCarthy

According to a report by Roland Berger, Nato forces have endured drastic cuts over the past decade and a half.

Follow up:

There was a 75 percent decline in main battle tank numbers since 2000 in the militaries of France, Germany, Italy, Spain and the United Kingdom . Are these cuts wise in the face of a resurgent Russia and a growing threat from ISIS? Read more on the Independent.

This chart shows armed forces reductions among selected Nato members 2000/2013.

Infographic: Nato capability reductions & cost cutting. A step too far? | Statista
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