Too Few Troops for Current Needs or Future Crises

This week, Opportunity '08 takes a closer look at the U.S. military, and how the next president can increase military readiness and capacity. As the nation honors its veterans this week, including those who have served in Iraq, troubling questions loom large: Does the current size of the military meet our needs? Is America ready to face future conflicts? Experts say no. Military historian Frederick Kagan argues that while U.S. military superiority is unmatched, capacity is at the breaking...Full Story
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