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Permanent U.S. Army command taking shape in Kuwait



By Vince Little, Stars and Stripes
Mideast edition, Tuesday, February 19, 2008


CAMP ARIFJAN, Kuwait U.S. Army Central is establishing a permanent platform for full spectrum operations in 27 countries around southwest Asia and the Middle East, its commander says.

Lt. Gen. James J. Lovelace said the Army has diverse capabilities here now but plans to reach a complete level of operational effectiveness by July.

The restructuring, which offers more flexibility for offensive, defensive and stability operations, is a major piece of transformation worldwide, said Lovelace.

Its the first Army command to do this, said Lovelace, who also heads the Coalition Forces Land Component. Now, were not only operational but the Army has committed other assets.

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