SPECIAL FORCES

EU proposes joint arms purchases to replenish stocks

EU proposes joint arms purchases to replenish stocks

The European Commission on Tuesday proposed spending 500 million euros ($508 million) to finance joint defense purchases among member states to replenish weapons stocks following Russia‚Äôs invasion of Ukraine. In a first for the European Union, the fund would draw on the EU budget over the next two years and would help countries replace depleted […]