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ArmyTimes Citing Recruiting Woes Army Shed 28k Troops Next Year

Citing Recruiting Woes, Army Will Shed up to 28,000 Troops in Next Year

In a stunning admission to a House Armed Services Committee panel Tuesday, the Army’s number two officer acknowledged that the service will likely be understrength by at least 7,000 soldiers…

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US Army Document Details Plan to Update WWII-era Ammo Plants and Depots

Many of the U.S. Army’s ammunition plants, arsenals and depots, mostly constructed in World War II, are time capsules of the era. The service has tried to update these wartime…

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Army Recruiting Tries to Keep Pace amid Job Market Crunch, Civilian Competition

“We’re in a war for talent.” That’s one of the most often-used catch phrases for Army senior leaders when discussing the service’s effort to attract, train and retain soldiers. But…

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General Joseph Votel on the State Secrets Podcast

In this episode Suzanne welcomes General Joseph L. Votel U.S. Army (Ret.) to the State Secrets podcast. Votel is now the President & CEO of the Business Executives for National…

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General Joseph Votel on US Military Challenges in the Middle East

MEI Distinguished Senior Fellow Joseph Votel, a retired four-star general in the Army and former commander of U.S. Central Command, joins host Alistair Taylor to discuss the challenges facing American…