Military spending - looking for the balance between strength and diplomacy?

European Commission
Brussels, 29/03/2019
Description: 
The role of the USA as the main contributor to the Nato

Speech Details

Speech number: 
28861
Duration: 
05:22
Language: 
(en) English
Level: 
Intermediate
Use: 
consecutive
Type: 
pedagogical material
Domains: 
Foreign and Security Policy, Geopolitics
Terminology: 
Nato, iron curtain, cold war, pumping money into NATO, hide behind the American shield, "he who pays the piper calls the tune", shield, de facto, hardware, the allied armies and navies, household names, Airbus, Rolls Royce, British Aerospace, whopping turnover, the ethics of military spending, software, troops, deterrent