The Dark Shadow Shrine

If u think u need extra coaching in General Paper/English/Literature at the 'O'/'A'/International Baccalaureate level, the gates of my shrine are always open.....Drop me a note at or wadsapp me at 91384570 for more Singapore only hor.... :-)

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Singapore's defence worth the cost

Click HERE
If can't access, click HERE

Technology will be leveraged more to build a next-generation SAF that is smarter, leaner and more lethal. The second quality is important because the SAF will have to deal with a one-third reduction in manpower resources amid Singapore's declining birth rates.

plays a crucial role in preserving the country's autonomy of action - even among non-adversaries and friends. For a small state, it would also be irresponsible to become addicted to, and dependent on, the strategic largess of friends......

Note the example of the US to EU on this:

It is often said that nations have no permanent friends, only permanent interests
Qn: Examine the extent to which expenditure on arms and the armed forces is justified in the modern world. (Cam. 2014)