The potential for cuts comes just as U.S. Southern Command is seeing a worrisome increase in Chinese and Russian investment.
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The Pentagon should block out the noise and proceed with its plans to cut the bloat from AFRICOM.
Since mid-morning on the Muslim day of prayers, loudspeakers blasted “No, no America!” at a central square.
The top U.S. commander in the Middle East said the most recent forces to enter the region could be there for "quite a while.”...
The survey also found that 80% of Afghans surveyed said a political solution was the only way to bring an end to fighting.
An early test will be a “million-man” demonstration against the American presence scheduled for Friday.
The mayor said U.S. Army Spc. Miguel Villalon's death was "personal" to him.
The Taliban control nearly half of Afghanistan, and continue to stage near-daily attacks targeting Afghan and U.S. forces.
ISIS fighters did not capitalize on a break in U.S. ops to reconstitute their ranks in Iraq, according to a top general.
The 82nd soldiers deployed to Central Command's area of operations Jan. 1-4.