Macron proposes elevated army spending plan till 2030

MONT-DE-MARSAN, France — French President Emmanuel Macron on Friday proposed a considerable enhance in protection spending by the top of this decade and a “transformation” of France’s nuclear-armed army to face evolving threats and bear in mind the influence of the warfare in Ukraine.

Macron introduced a proposal for 413 billion euros in army spending for the interval of 2024-2030, to make sure “our freedom, our security, our prosperity, our place in the world.”