Iraq http://redriverradio.org en America Abroad: The Consequences of Shrinking America's Military http://redriverradio.org/post/america-abroad-consequences-shrinking-americas-military <div><strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Airs Sunday, July 20 at 6 p.m. &nbsp;</span></strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Pentagon has announced plans to shrink the U.S. Military to pre-World War II levels following the end of the war in Iraq and the continued withdrawal from Afghanistan. &nbsp;On this edition of America Abroad, we hear reaction to a smaller U.S. Military from allies in Asia, Europe, and the Middle East about whether America's ability to advance its interests is compromised. Sun, 20 Jul 2014 23:00:00 +0000 47175 at http://redriverradio.org America Abroad: The Consequences of Shrinking America's Military America Abroad: A Decade At War: Afghanistan, Iraq, & Counterinsurgency http://redriverradio.org/post/america-abroad-decade-war-afghanistan-iraq-counterinsurgency <p><strong>Airs Sunday, March 10 at 6 p.m.</strong>&nbsp;After a decade of war, we are left to ponder and debate the important lessons of Iraq and Afghanistan. Consensus has hardly been reached on the effectiveness of the war-fighting doctrine known as "counterinsurgency." In this program, we will hear from soldiers, local military personnel and military commanders. In addition, experts discuss and debate the effectiveness of counterinsurgency and the future of warfare.</p><p> Wed, 13 Mar 2013 00:00:00 +0000 24700 at http://redriverradio.org America Abroad: A Decade At War: Afghanistan, Iraq, & Counterinsurgency