Charts and analysis of US government defense spending trends in the 20th century, with links to the numbers. Data from federal budget and US Census Bureau
BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Europe and Canada will raise defense spending at the fastest pace for three years in 2017, NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said on
Mar 19, 2017 · Sunday, Mar 19, 2017 11:00 AM EDT So much for the Russian threat: Putin slashes defense spending while Trump plans massive buildup
Dec 19, 2016 · President-elect Donald Trump’s campaign criticism of NATO and Russian saber rattling are spurring more European allies to step up defense spending.
Ranking total annual defense spending by nation from largest to smallest.
Overnight Defense: House passes spending bill with $15B defense boost | Army nominee gets support from House Republicans | Dems look to curb Trump’s nuclear strike powers
As Russia and Belarus prep for their quadrennial fight-the-West wargame, NATO’s Baltic states are watching more than a bit nervously.
Canada has announced it will increase its defense budget by 73 percent over the next decade, raising its budget to US$24.2 billion. It comes after US President Donald
Jun 28, 2017 · NATO allies plan to increase defense spending this year, but Trump can’t take full credit.
U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis tells allies they must start increasing defense spending by year’s end