Why is Asia buying more jets and bombs?
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Singapore Airshow: Why is Asia spending big on defence?

Asia's biggest airshow has opened in Singapore. The biennial event brings together the biggest names in the commercial aviation and defence industries.

While many countries are slashing their defence budgets, in Asia it's quite the opposite.

The BBC's Mariko Oi takes a look at what's going on in Asia.

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  • 06 Feb 2018
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