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The Pentagon is thinking about closing a $110 million drone base it just opened to focus on Russia and China

2 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

The US military is reassessing its operations as part of a shift toward competition with so-called great powers, like Russia and China.
The Pentagon has been focusing on Africa, where US officials want to pull back, including shuttering a drone base that just opened.
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As part of a worldwide shift toward potential confrontation with Russia and China, the Pentagon is weighing a drawdown in Africa - including "abandoning" a $110 million base in Niger that only began operating in November, The New York Times reported Tuesday .
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