Plugged In with Greta Van Susteren - Arms Race
$1.8 trillion. That's how much the world's nations spent on military might in 2018. As America marks the 18th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, Plugged In with Greta Van Susteren examines the new global arms race. VOA Pentagon Correspondent Carla Babb breaks down the costs and impact. Brookings Institution analyst Michael O'Hanlon assesses the different policies and agendas at work. And former US Defense Secretary/CIA Director/White House Chief of Staff/Congressman Leon Panetta defines this time in history as "a new chapter of the Cold War with Russia." Panetta weighs in on US efforts with North Korea and China's advancements in space. Recorded September 11, 2019.