Defence Secretary Ben Wallace asks No. 10 for £10bn a year more for Armed Forces amid Russia threat 

Defence Secretary Ben Wallace calls on No. 10 for £10bn a year more for the Armed Forces amid Russia threat

  • In a letter to PM, Mr Wallace highlighted shortfalls in UK’s defence capabilities
  • Including too few drones, stealth jet pilots and nuclear sub crew members
  • He will say UK’s defence budget should rise from 2% of GDP to 2.5 % by 2028
  • It comes as Volodymyr Zelensky pleaded for the firepower to end Russia’s war

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