Η Εγκληματική Τουρκία Θα Αυξήσει Πάνω Από 150% Τον Προϋπολογισμό Άμυνας Το 2024, Διπλασιάζει Τις Στρατιωτικές Εξαγωγές ~ Criminal Turkey To Increase More Than 150% Defence Budget In 2024, Double Military Exports…! (Photo)
Turkey will allocate more than $40 billion to its defence budget in 2024, a presentation by a vice-president showed, marking a 150 percent increase from this year’s budget, in another move to bolster its military capabilities.
In 2023, Turkey allocated around $16 billion for defence and security. On Tuesday, its parliament voted to extend the mandate that allows its security forces to conduct cross-border operations in Syria and Iraq for another two years.
In a presentation on Tuesday, Vice-President Cevdet Yilmaz also said the government aimed to almost double defence industry exports to $11 billion from the current $6 billion.
Yilmaz added that the Turkish defence industry was seen increasing its self-sufficiency to 85 percent from 2023’s 80 percent.