Germany Defence and Security Report 2016 - Business Monitor International - Industry Reports

Germany Defence and Security Report 2016

Germany Defence and Security Report 2016 - Business Monitor International - Industry Reports
Germany Defence and Security Report 2016
Published Apr 30, 2016
45 pages — Published Apr 30, 2016
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Germany is set to lead a ---month joint Lightweight Armoured Multi-Purpose Vehicle research programme with Italy, Portugal, Spain and the Netherlands, according to a European Defence Agency (EDA) statement in December ----. TDW, part of MBDA Germany, is in the process of developing its Radius Adaptable Device Incorporating Unique Scaling (RADIUS) scalable warhead technology. ...Far-right sentiment is on the rise in Germany, and according to preliminary data collected by the interior ministry, incidents of right-wing violence in the country nearly doubled from ---- to ----. In April ----, head of the German domestic intelligence agency (BfV), Hans-Georg Maassen, told newspaper Welt am Sonntag that he believed Islamic State wanted to carry out attacks in Germany, describing the security situation as very serious . In recent months, German newspapers have reported that the MoD plans to create an additional -,--- military and -,--- civilian positions. ...In recent months, German newspapers have reported that the MoD plans to create an additional -,--- military and -,--- civilian positions. We note that the MoD is due to release a new Defence White Paper in mid-----, which will provide more clarity on its future plans for the German military.

...Defence spending has remained politically unpopular in Germany since the end of the Second World War. The pacifist tradition that has since developed in the country has kept defence spending relatively low compared to many other Western states. ...The year ---- marked a turnaround, however, as Berlin announced it would increase the country s defence budget, amid growing tensions over the Ukraine conflict and the migrant crisis, rising threats from terrorism, and in response to NATO military requirements. Events in recent years have exposed weaknesses in terms of the Bundeswehr s equipment and level of readiness, and Berlin is looking to push ahead with reform and expansion plans for the force - whose participation in international exercises and peacekeeping missions is set to grow. Plans to increase defence expenditure are facilitated by the fact that the government was able to reach budget balance in ----, for the first time in over -- years. ...Our expenditure forecasts are slightly higher than the stated figures, as we are likely to see some additional funding approvals amid steady overall economic growth. The German government has pledged to work towards reaching the NATO-stipulated - of GDP target; however, we do not expect the planned spending to ---- to amount to over -.- of

...In ----, Berlin aims to raise the defence budget by -.- y-o-y to EUR--.-bn, growing to EUR--.-bn in ----. --------- will see moderate increases, and by ----, the government plans a defence budget of EUR--.-bn. ...

  
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