With the current situation with Russia, do you think it's a good time to cut military?
China increases their budget by 12.2% two days ago.
The US proposes ‘painful’ cuts.
A day after President Obama ordered sanctions over Russia’s military takeover in Crimea, Russian President Vladimir Putin emphatically rejected the U.S. position, saying his country could not “ignore calls for help” from ethnic Russians in Ukraine after what he has termed an illegitimate power grab there by pro-Western agitators.
Obama authorized the Treasury Department on Thursday to impose sanctions on “individuals and entities” responsible for the Russian intervention in Crimea or for “stealing the assets of the Ukrainian people.”