An Ocean Closer: U.S. Force Reductions in Europe
What is a sufficient U.S. military force structure for ground forces in Europe given the current strategic environment? A
plan to draw forces down to only two ground brigades has been put on at least temporary hold based on the request of the U.S. European Command Commander. How
do the U.S. European Commander's strategic vision and force requirements compare with potential future U.S. National strategies? How does the
global and domestic financial crisis effect the situation? Return to:
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