TITLE

Britain, Denmark, and Spain Could Undergo Significant Force Changes

PUB. DATE
November 2003
SOURCE
Sea Power;Nov2003, Vol. 46 Issue 11, p43
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the reductions of the armed forces of Denmark, Spain and Great Britain. Indication that the British Royal Navy's surface and subsurface forces could be the target of possible cuts; Effect of the Denmark's transformation from a territorial defense structure to an expeditionary force on the forces of the nation; Discussion of the Spanish government on the possible reduction in the number of surface combatants.
ACCESSION #
11323411

 

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