Hagel proposes big cuts for U.S. army in 2015 budget

US Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel speaks alongside Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Martin Dempsey (R) about the Defense Department's budget requests during a press conference at the Pentagon in Washington, DC, on February 24, 2014. (AFP PHOTO / Saul LOEB)

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on February 25, 2014, on page 11.




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