30 Mar '13, 9am

Algeria: Terrorists Hustle To Survive Mali Defeat via @Strategypage

March 30, 2013: The defense budget is up 14 percent this year to $10.4 billion and much of that is going to buy new equipment to replace the aging Cold War era stuff. Because of the war with the Islamic terrorists in the 1990s most of the defense budget went to counter-terror activities during the last two decades. But in the last few years that has changed. The army is getting 300 new Russian T-90 tanks and 1,200 German wheeled armored personnel carriers. Russia and Germany are also providing new warships for the navy and dozens of Russian Su-30 warplanes are arriving. Most of the weapons ($7.5 billion worth) are coming from Russia. Russia offers low prices and a tolerant attitude towards corruption and bribes. Plus, the Russian stuff looks impressive and is not likely to be used in any serious fighting because Algeria is surrounded by weaker nations. Canada revealed that...

Full article: http://www.strategypage.com/qnd/algeria/articles/20130330...

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