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China to boost military spending

China says it will increase military spending by a “modest” 14.9% this year to 480.6bn yuan ($70.2bn; £50bn). The money will pay for better salaries, modernisation, and “capacity building programmes” including counter-terrorism and disaster relief, a spokesman said. Full Story

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