The ability of Indonesia's military expenditures below the maximum standard.
by Taufan S Chandranegara
Military force infantry Indonesia. Will buy 103 tanks Leopard Main Battle (MBT), 50 medium tank Marder 1A3 tanks and 10 other supporters of Germany, according to a press statement issued by the Ministry of Defence on Thursday. ; Antara News Jakarta Indonesia.
The number is actually far from ground combat worthiness. Compared to the extent of the territory of Indonesia which consists of the islands. Among the distance between the sea and island wide. Due to the limitations of the state budget to the military. Only to the extent that the ability of military spending premises. It's very sad. Compared to the amount of public money in the trillions stolen and corrupt state decay very slowly resolve such cases.
Should approach the ideal amount for the Indonesian military in 1000 would need Leopard tanks, 500 medium tanks Marder 1A3. Primarily to secure the border from security threats and separatism. Towards Stability national security.
Jakarta, Indonesia, September 14, 2012/Tasch.