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Unformatted text preview: Military Do it CP Dartmouth 10 1 Index 1 Military Do it CP Dartmouth 10 2 ** DOD CP 1NC Shell** Plan Text: The Department of Defense should relocate all troops currently occupying _________ to other U.S. military bases. CENTCOM has authority over military decisions Global Security , U.S. Central Command (USCENTCOM), no date , http://www.globalsecurity.org/military/agency/dod/centcom.htm United States Central Command's Area of Responsibility (AOR) includes 25 nations, ranging from Egypt in the West to Pakistan in the East, from Kazakhstan in the North to Kenya and the Horn of Africa in the South. The 25 countries within the AOR are: Afghanistan, Bahrain, Djibouti, Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Iran, Iraq, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kuwait , Kyrgyzstan, Oman, Pakistan, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Seychelles, Somalia, Sudan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, United Arab Emirates, Uzbekistan, and Yemen. On October 1, 1999, USCENTCOM assumed responsibility for all U.S. military engagement activities, planning, and operations for the five Central Asian states. USCENTCOM is responsible for peacetime engagement planning and program execution for the five countries in the Central Asian Region: Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, and Tajikistan. The Area of Responsibility includes the waters of the Red Sea, Arabian Gulf, and the Western portions of the Indian Ocean. The region comprises an area larger than the continental United States, stretching more than 3,600 miles East-to-West and 4,600 miles North-to-South. It includes mountain ranges with elevations exceeding 24,000 feet, desert areas below sea level and temperatures ranging from below freezing to more than 130 degrees Fahrenheit. It remains, as it has for centuries, a region of diversity, with different cultures, religions, economic conditions, demographics, and forms of government. 2 Military Do it CP Dartmouth 10 3 CMR Net Benefit The counterplan is key to CMR commitment to defer to the military rebuilds faith. Its key to hegemony and avoiding disaster in Iraq Michael Desch , Robert M. Gates Chair in Intelligence and National Security Decision-Making at Texas A&M's George H. W. Bush School of Government and Public Service, Foreign Affairs, May/June 2007 The Bush administration arrived in Washington resolved to reassert civilian control over the military-- a desire that became even more pronounced after September 11. Rumsfeld vowed to "transform" the military and to use it to wage the global war on terrorism. When they thought military leaders were too timid in planning for the Iraq campaign, Bush administration officials did not hesitate to overrule them on the number of troops to be sent and the timing of their deployment. And when the situation in Iraq deteriorated after the fall of Baghdad, tensions flared again. Retired generals called for Rumsfeld's resignation; there is reportedly such deep concern among the Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS) about the Bush administration's plans to use nuclear...
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