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The NATO 2% pledge is a con – but it does set a useful precedent

Friday, 30th October 2015

In his Emergency Budget earlier this year the Chancellor heralded the UK’s ongoing commitment to honour the 2% NATO target of GDP on defence. This was included amongst an array of other very Conservative proposals including the tax triple lock, a reduction in the welfare cap, and challenging targets for efficiency in non-ring-fenced departments. Read more...