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1. US Security from Michael_Novakhov (88 sites): War on the Rocks: Why Overseas Military Bases Continue to Make Sense for the United States


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Every president in the post-Cold War period has sought to close U.S. military bases overseas, particularly in Europe. President Bill Clinton oversaw some of the most significant reductions. President George W. Bush continued the trend, downsizing some several hundred bases and returning tens of thousands of troops home. President Barack Obama withdrew two Army brigades […]

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1. US Security from Michael_Novakhov (88 sites)