Ex-Pentagon chief discusses planned cutbacks

William Cohen, former US defence secretary, discusses possible consequences of proposed reductions in defence spending.

    Chuck Hagel, the US defence secretary, has proposed to cut 50,000 from the main military force and mothball A-10 ground-attack jets as he looks to save money.

    Al Jazeera talks to William Cohen, a former Pentagon chief, on the possible consequences.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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