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Defence: Finance

Question for Ministry of Defence

UIN 219, tabled on 10 May 2022

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, if he will make it his policy to spend at least 3 per cent of GDP on defence.

Answered on

18 May 2022

The UK Government remains committed to spending at least 2% of GDP on defence as set by this Parliament and NATO. The UK is the largest European Defence spender and the second largest in the Alliance overall.