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Defence
December 13, 2017

MAPPED: The states shortchanging NATO by BILLIONS – with UK propping up EU security

by
Henry Jackson Society

In total EU member states have underfunded  by a total of £339 billion over the past five years – a staggering amount.

The shocking report, titled ‘What the European Union owes the United Kingdom’, said Germany was the biggest offender, owing £107 billion over the past five years.

Meanwhile Italy owed £68 billion, Spain £56 billion, the Netherlands £48 billion and France £18 billion.

And the report also defended Britain amid claims Brexit will harm EU security, saying the UK is actually propping up other member states’ military spending.

Read more on the Express