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About todd south todd south is a marine veteran of the iraq war he has written about crime, courts, government and military issues for multiple publications for more than a decade. China’s military says it is in a place to fight a modern war against japan -- as long as the us doesn’t intervene. Finnish special jaegers in an action show while some reservists have been in high readiness and ready to protect and support the formation of the field army the finland’s reserve based system. Planning guidance, the army will focus on five strategic priorities to meet the nation’s strategic imperatives although all of these priorities are significant, the strategic priority “a ready and modern army” is the most important because it directly impacts the army’s ability to respond when called upon.
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