As you have suggested, Rwanda has made great progress in the delivery of healthcare to their…
Steve McGrath

The other part of this equation most people miss is the US Defense budget. Most western nations spend at most 2.5% GDP on defense, while the US spends close to 6%. That leaves these other countries a huge buffer when it comes to health care spending. Whether you like it or not, western countries rely heavily on the USA’s military might.

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