Aid is no substitute for defence - as Michael Fallon knows (Spectator Coffee House 30 June 2015)

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Aid is no substitute for defence - as Michael Fallon knows (Spectator Coffee House 30 June 2015)

It’s been obvious for a while that the Prime Minister is exasperated by the way American and other allied officials – including President Obama himself – keep expressing concern about Britain’s rapidly shrinking defence capabilities and the prospect of yet more defence cuts. David Cameron also dislikes being reminded that he lectured other Nato leaders about meeting the alliance’s [Read more…]