UK spending 2019: £47 Billion – CAAT
New data released today by SIPRI reveals a post-WW2 record in military spending in 2019. As the world faces the challenge of Covid-19, we can see more than ever that our security isn’t advanced by spending billions on nuclear weapons systems and aircraft carriers, but by building fairer societies that support the most vulnerable, and by investing in strong public services.
Out of this crisis we must build a truly safer world, where real human needs are prioritised.
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