Russia will spend nearly 6.8 trillion rubles ($of 116.52 billion) to military spending in the next three years. This was stated by Deputy Finance Minister Leonid Gornin, Interfax reported.
“The draft Federal budget 2018-2020 costs in the field of national defense and national security, law enforcement recorded in the amount of 2.27 trillion in 2018, 2019, at 2.23 trillion rubles and by 2020, and 2.3 trillion rubles,” – said Gornin at a meeting of the Committee of Federation Council on defense and security.
The Russian state Duma last week adopted in the third final reading the law on the Federal budget in 2018-2020
As reported, the draft state budget of Ukraine to 2018 provides defence costs in the amount of 165 billion ($6.3 billion).