British Strategic Defense and Security Review

British Prime Minister David Cameron announced several spending cuts as part of the government’s British defense and security… read more

British Prime Minister David Cameron announced several spending cuts as part of the government’s British defense and security strategy, but reassured members that there would be no cuts for the mission in Afghanistan. Other cuts include a loss of 42,000 military and civilian jobs over the next five years and a 40 percent cut of the British army’s artillery and tanks. The defense and security strategy review outlines the future of the British military and assesses security threats and risks. The last defense review was released in 1998. close

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British Strategic Defense and Security Review

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Program ID:
296099-1
Category:
International Telecasts
Format:
Foreign Legislature
Location:
London, United Kingdom
First Aired:
Oct 19, 2010
Last Aired:
Oct 20, 2010

Airing Details

  • Oct 19, 2010 | 10:32am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 19, 2010 | 5:13pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 19, 2010 | 10:38pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 20, 2010 | 5:28am EDT | C-SPAN 2

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