Since February 24, 2022, the eyes of the world have been on the Ukrainian conflict. The West is supporting Kiev financially, delivering incredible quantities of arms and ammunition, but is careful not to get directly involved in the theater of operations. Moscow remains patient and pretends not to see the foreign military advisors present on the ground. We are reaching a tipping point where the West could be precipitated into war by a deliberate use of their weapons against Russia on its pre-2014 territory. This is why six EU states are suddenly recommending peace negotiations and two good offices missions are being set up by China and the African Union.
Day: May 23, 2023
U.S. OMB Says U.S. Military Spending This Year Is $1.448T, Next Year’s Request Is $1.510T
Currently, the U.S. Government spends around 53% of all annual spending on its military, and only 47% on all other purposes.
Zelensky’s Arms Tour
New missiles and Western-style warplanes are the minimum that the Ukrainian president has managed to ask for.