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GBNews published this video item, entitled “Con Coughlin: ‘It doesn’t make any sense’ the way Downing Street looks at defence spending” – below is their description.
‘It’s an indictment of the Europeans that the threat Russia poses is mainly to European security and it’s the Americans, again, who have been called on to do the lion’s share of the protection.’
‘There’s an ideological commitment in Downing Street to invest in cyber technology and space technology and give up on the grunts on the ground.’
Con Coughlin tells @Nigel_Farage the way Downing Street looks at defence spending ‘doesn’t make any sense’.
Con Coughlin joins Nigel_Farage to discuss defence spending.
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