#DefenceForces

23 March.London, UK
Britain will expand its fleet of US-made F35 fighter jets only to 48. (Photo Credit: AP/PTI)

  • The decision is to reduce the army's size to 72,500 from 82,000
  • The long-awaited proposals also promise new investment in ships, submarines and sailors
  • We will ensure defence is threat-focused, modernised and financially sustainable: Defence Secretary