The project of the American budget allocated 170 billion dollars on military operations abroad. Reports replyua.net in the Pentagon document States that the budget for military operations outside the United States in 2020 has been calculated taking into account the need to resist aggression by Russia.
“Request for financing of the operation abroad is associated with ongoing military operations in South Asia, the middle East, as well as with the effort to curb aggression by Russia. Also the budget will be aimed at combating terrorism,” the document says of the Pentagon. The amount of 173 billion dollars could be directed not only on operations abroad, but also at the various emergency needs, in particular, the construction boom at the borders.
Against the “Islamic state” is proposed to allocate almost 7 billion dollars, and that is 2 billion less than last year. The cost of operations in Afghanistan will amount to more than 18 billion dollars, like last year.