TITLE

Armed Forces And Government Spending

PUB. DATE
January 2012
SOURCE
Belarus Defence & Security Report;2012, p67
SOURCE TYPE
Industry Profile
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides an overview of armed forces and government spending of Belarus in 2012. It mentions that the armed forces of the country stays at 2008 strengths with vast majority of 180,000 troops on Belarusian soil were of Russian ethnicity. It states that the country was left with tactical nuclear weapons and 81 intercontinental ballistic missiles (IBMs) armed with nuclear weapons following the dissolution of the former Soviet Union.
ACCESSION #
70558747

 

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