Defense Ministry seeks $3.2b extra funding to boost security after Gaza op
Hike includes the cost of funding an extended defense perimeter around the Gaza Strip once current fighting ends.
The Defense Ministry will be asking for an 11 billion shekel ($3.2 billion) increase in the defense budget for next year, the ministry’s director general, Dan Harel, told a government committee on Thursday.
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