U.S. Cuts Troops In The Middle Of Battle Against ISIL

The US Army has announced that it will cut 40,000 troops over the next two years. This statement comes on the heels of President Obama pledging to provide additional support to Syria in an effort to battle ISIL’s surging forces. Subscribe to Opposing Views for more breaking news ► http://www.youtube.com/user/opposingviews?sub_confirmation=1

The cuts in question would reduce the active-duty Army from its current size of about 490,000 soldiers to about 450,000 – its smallest size since before World War II.

Just last week, President Obama argued that America needed to do more in the battle against ISIL.

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