Germany Approves €1B Boost For Defense

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German lawmakers have approved a €1 billion ($1.138 billion) uptick in defense spending to support a series of purchases and upgrade programs. According to the defense ministry, the money will be spent on additional VIP support aircraft, upgrades to the Patriot ground-based air defense system and a...

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