MOD Meets NATO Defence Spending Target Of 2% By Changing Accounting Procedures

Posted on April 21, 2016

Labour said that amounted to “fiddling the books” but the Ministry of Defence said it was all within Nato guidelines. The UK has met the 2% target consistently over the past decade, one of the few Nato members to do so, although spending on defence as a share of GDP has steadily fallen over the past 30 years.

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