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Opinion: U.S. air defenses vulnerable after cuts

4/22/2014

  • Defense One

Sequestration is making U.S. Air Force defenses vulnerable, writes Col. Robert Spalding III, a military fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations. He says sequestration cuts provide the bigger backdr… Read More

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U.S. troop presence in Afghanistan could drop below 5,000 next year

4/22/2014

  • Reuters

The U.S. is considering leaving fewer than 5,000 troops in Afghanistan after 2014, according to White House officials. The military has requested that a minimum of 10,000 troops remain in Afghanistan.… Read More