How the Pentagon Plans to Use a Thinned-Out Us Presence in Iraq

realcleardefense.com - 03-15

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Testifying before Congress today, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Joseph Dunford said the Pentagon's proposed 2020 budget will support an “enduring presence” of U.S. troops in Iraq that's “slightly less than the forces that are on the ground right now.”