U.S. Security and Military Assistance:

Programs and Related Activities

ID-82-40: Published: Jun 1, 1982. Publicly Released: Jul 1, 1982.

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GAO was requested to provide information on the annual costs for each of the military- and security-related aid programs.

The information provided, which was for fiscal years 1977 through 1983, concerned the: (1) five major security assistance programs proposed by the administration and funded through congressional appropriations; (2) activities which can be considered security and military assistance related; (3) financial arrangements used to facilitate the sale of military equipment; (4) activities which help develop foreign economies and defense industries; (5) top companies supplying military equipment through foreign military sales and commercial channels; and (6) previous reports concerning foreign military sales.

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    Priority Open Recommendations:

    Department of the Treasury
    GAO-20-549PR: Published: Apr 23, 2020. Publicly Released: Apr 30, 2020.

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