Reduced training leads to increased fatalities, experts maintain
TIME - Mark Thompson - March 17, 2016
This week, top U.S. military leaders warned Congress that years of combat combined with budget cuts and personnel reductions have left the Services stretched so thin that they may not be able to adequately respond to an unexpected crisis. The admissions take place amidst growing uncertainty about a constrained defense budget and increasing global instability.
By Joseph I. Lieberman
As appeared in The Washington Post
By: Kate Brannen - Vice News
A trio of former Obama administration officials painted a grim picture of the fight against the Islamic State group, on the day of the president's State of the Union speech.