Originally Posted by Pawnmower
I hope you are right, but I doubt it.....
We don't have a big habit of giving up established military bases in countries we have occupied.
I'm sure the number of troops will go down, but we WILL have men there in 10 years...guaranteed.
Yup. The US Army alone has Soldiers in over 80 countries, with permanent/enduring missions in nearly 40 of them.
S.Korea, Japan, Germany, Italy, Sinai, Kosovo, Macedonia, Kuwait, Iraq, UAE, Qatar, Guam, etc...we never truly leave anywhere.