US firms dominate as 2018 global arms spend rises to $420 billion

US firms dominate as 2018 global arms spend rises to $420 billion

A soldier fires a Javelin shoulder-fired anti-tank missile during a combined arms live fire exercise. U.S. Army National Guard U.S. firms dominate a newly published list of arms and military services spend in 2018, accounting for well over half of global sales. The findings, published by the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) on Monday, … Read more…