The American military said that 19% of the ownership of the U.S. armed forces is unnecessary and should be eliminated. The Pentagon stressed the need to reallocate resources to increase the combat readiness of the army.
The United States should abandon the fifth part of military property, because it doesn’t benefit, reports TASS statement of the Pentagon.
«We spend taxpayers’ money on the maintenance of buildings and objects which the armed forces simply do not need», — noted in the defense Ministry of the country.
According to the head of the Pentagon James Mattis, the U.S. Armed forces today have a 19% greater amount of infrastructure than it takes the military to carry out their tasks.
He stressed that it is necessary to redistribute resources with the aim of increasing the combat readiness and modernization.
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