British Armed Forces brace themselves for ‘very tough decisions’ amid fears of defence cuts

The armed forces are reportedly bracing themselves for “very tough decisions” amid fears of further defence cuts. Delivery of new kit across the Army, Royal Navy and RAF could be delayed in the com…

Source: British Armed Forces brace themselves for ‘very tough decisions’ amid fears of defence cuts

This is The Sun‘s version of an article that appeared earlier in The Telegraph. The ‘defence cuts’ in question stem from currency exchange fluctuations: the Brexit blow to the value of the pound means that equipment ordered from the USA is now more expensive. In consequence, the Government may not be able to afford it.

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