Scimitar54 wrote:The buck stops with the First Lord of the Treasury. End of story.
IIRC, it's Secretary?
Repulse wrote:abc123 wrote:During the Blair years UKs defence spending was 2,1-2,3 percent of the GDP.
Yes, whilst fighting two simultaneous significant land wars for which the British Army was not equipped.
SW1 wrote:Maybe the answer is even easier, ships in question will simply change flag
https://lloydslist.maritimeintelligence ... ps-in-Gulf