US defence faces budget cuts
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In the United States, a new era for the military is being prepared as the Obama administration aims to end over a decade of war abroad. That is because the United States' deficit isn't getting any better and the US president wants to lessen the debt in the long term. One of the ways of reducing the debt is by cutting the military budget. But Obama's budget proposal will leave the biggest fighting force in the world scrambling to adapt to a new reality.