Sizing U.S. Ground Forces: From "2 Wars" to "1 War + 2 Missions"

March 21, 2014, Michael E. O'Hanlon

Michael O'Hanlon examines the need to size the U.S. Army based on a new paradigm -- one which will allow us to wage and win one major regional conflict while participating in two multinational stabilization missions. He outlines the best ways to accomplish this task given the currently planned scale down of ground forces, while noting we run a real risk of cutting too much.

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