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Author: John Pendleton
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: assess, needed, military, posture, europe, input, stakeholder, management, additional, cost, information, defense
Number of Pages: 41
Published: 2011-04-01
ISBN-10: 1437982174
ISBN-13: 9781437982176

In 2004, the Department of Defense (DoD) announced sweeping changes to restructure U.S. military presence overseas and reduce military posture in Europe. In August 2010, the Secretary of Defense called for a review of DoD operations and activities to identify opportunities to decrease costs in order to free funds to support other DoD priorities. This report determined the extent to which the European Command: (1) estimates and reports the total cost of DoD's installations in Europe; and (2) has defined methods for evaluating posture alternatives and including the views of interagency stakehold
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Author: John Pendleton
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: report, assess, global, defense, initiatives, posture, manage, ability, actions, structure, needed, improve, dod’s, force
Number of Pages: 36
Published: 2010-11
ISBN-10: 1437918794
ISBN-13: 9781437918793

The DoD plans to reduce the number of troops permanently stationed overseas, consolidate overseas bases, and establish a network of smaller forward locations with limited personnel. Realigning the U.S. overseas posture involves closing obsolete and redundant bases, constructing new facilities costing billions of dollars, and ensuring that other needed infrastructure is in place to support realigned forces and missions. There are two shortcomings in the dept's. approach: (1) DoD has not reported on global posture matters in a comprehensive manner; (2) Geographic combatant commands have not esta
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Author: H. Allen Holmes
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: statement, posture, forces, operations, special
Number of Pages: 96
Published: 1997-06
ISBN-10: 0788149113
ISBN-13: 9780788149115

The U.S. Special Operations Command, one of nine unified commands in the U.S. military's combatant command structure, is composed of Army, Navy, and Air Force special operations forces (SOF). SOF conducts special operations, including civil affairs and psychological operations, spanning the entire continuum of operations. This posture statement provides an overview of the SOF including: SOFs role in national defense, people, equipment, training, current operations, emerging threats, regional instability, fiscal resources, principal missions, organization, programs and systems, and manpower and
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Author: Unknown
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: statement, posture, forces, operations, special
Number of Pages: 78
Published: 1993-08
ISBN-10: 1568067801
ISBN-13: 9781568067803

Describes the position of the U.S. special operations forces in terms of their preparedness for possible military requirements.
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Author: DIANE Publishing Company
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: college, campuses, viewed, jobs, employment, government, federal
Number of Pages: 64
Published: 1995-04-01
ISBN-10: 0788117203
ISBN-13: 9780788117206

Discusses the federal government's image & competitive posture among new graduates with placement officials at 13 colleges & universities. Charts & tables
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Author: E. Neill
Publisher: Applewood Books
Keywords: book, cook, day
Number of Pages: 330
Published: 2007-12
ISBN-10: 1429010096
ISBN-13: 9781429010092

With hints on "physical well being," including curing women's headaches and posture, Miss Neill's 1889 work is much more than a basic cookbook. Dedicated to separating the ideas of healthful food from wealth, this work provides hints and recipes for wholesome meals created on limited means. Also included is advice on care of the house and members of the household, creating a useful reference for anyone managing a home.
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Author: Stanley R. Sloan
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: bargain, transatlantic, new, future, nato
Number of Pages: 265
Published: 1985-09
ISBN-10: 0788121553
ISBN-13: 9780788121555

Examines the role of the U.S. in NATO. The author finds the sources of many current problems and singles out two basic weaknesses: the failure of the European NATO Allies to form a European defense community, and the parallel U.S. decision to rest NATO's defense on U.S. nuclear forces. Suggests some directions for NATO strategy, force posture, arms control policies, and East-West relations. Photos, tables and figures. Glossary. Index.
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