WASHINGTON: You think US defense spending is a mess? At least we’re not Europe.

A study out Tuesday from the  Center for Strategic and International Studies warned that a decade of shrinking forces and funding is likely to continue, threatening a European defense industrial base already burdened by inefficiencies, national rivalries, and governmental tendencies to treat defense spending as “a jobs program.”

Europe Ain’t Getting Better: Defense Budgets, Personnel, R&D All Down, Says CSIS

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