The defence budget cut that wasn't

Those up in arms about proposed defence budget cuts forget those cuts include the Joint Strike Fighters, which aren't ready to go anyway.

Many defence journalists today were screaming that the defence cuts were too severe but they omitted to tell their readers the truth: that the spending delay by two years for the Joint Strike Fighter was inevitable because of the delays in the US.

It was not really a budget cut at all.


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