Power of Story
Send a Tweet        
- Advertisement -

US troops will be in the Middle East for next 50 years, says Abazaid

Quicklink submitted By   Follow Me on Twitter     Message Rob Kall     Permalink
Related Topic(s): ; ; ; , Add Tags

View Ratings | Rate It


Become a Fan
  (305 fans)
US troops could be in the Middle East for another 50 years, according to the longest serving commander of the Qatar-based US Central Command.

General John Abazaid, who retired in May, said the "strategic situation" in the region - the rise of extremism and the global dependence on oil - would necessitate a long-term presence.

Read the rest of the story HERE:

At www.guardian.co.uk

- Advertisement -
- Advertisement -