On the Defensive

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Publication Year:
2018
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Repository URL:
https://ir.lib.uwo.ca/politicalsciencepub/151
Author(s):
Simpson, Erika
Tags:
American politics; military; defense; Political Science
news description
Just before Christmas, the U.S. Congress rushed through the Pentagon’s request for US$4 billion to detect, defeat and defend against ballistic missiles.“We are ordering $4 billion worth of missile defence equipment and missiles themselves. Very important,” President Donald Trump said at the White House. “Top of the line. Best in the world. We make the best military product in the world, and nobody is even close.”