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U.S. troops, DoD civilians in Mid East

The Pentagon is employing 5,508 contractors in Iraq and Syria — 2,869 of whom are U.S. citizens, 760 of whom are locals and 109 are third country nationals — according to a quarterly report released in April.   In January, there … Continue reading

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Gen. Hifter to reorganize Libyan Army within 100 days

100-day timetable will give new recruits enough time to train and reorganize after the eight-month civil war that ended with Moammar Gadhafi’s death in October. Gen. Khalifa Hifter, the commander of the Libyan national army, said he believes it will … Continue reading

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