Planned NIS 3b cuts to Israel’s defense budget may not be imposed, sources say
The cost of military preparations due to tensions in Syria is not clear yet, but funding will be found for additional gas-mask kits.
The planned NIS 3 billion cuts to the defense budget will probably be scaled back or not happen at all, political sources say, speaking against the backdrop of heightened tensions in the Middle East, most notably as a result of expected U.S. military action against Syria. Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon warned that talk of suggested cuts of as much as NIS 7 billion would compromise...
Like us on Facebook and get articles directly in your news feed