Germany is gearing up to become the world’s third-largest military spender after the United States and China.
As NATO members ramp up military spending after the Russian invasion of Ukraine, a German parliamentary report has suggested the German military is lacking everything from heavy equipment to warm underwear.
Critics have pointed out that the country has already increased its military spending by 55 percent in the past eight years, and they propose that efficiency, not money, is the problem.
Al Jazeera’s Step Vaessen has more from Berlin.
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