Army Plans to Cut 40,000 Troops

Army plans indicate military officials will cut 40,000 troops from the force over a period of two years. Neither domestic nor foreign outposts are exempt from the cuts, according to a document obtained by USA Today. The end result would be a total of 450,000 troops. Any lower than this number, and the Army may not succeed in a war, the service noted in 2013. The announcement comes at a time when the Obama administration is desperately trying to form a coherent strategy to battle the Islamic Read more […]