US Army War College

Striking the Balance: US Army Force Posture in Europe, 2028

Colonel J.P. Clark, Dr. C. Anthony Pfaff, 2020
Integrated Research Project & SSI Live Podcast

Within the context of Europe, the US Army must develop a force posture that best navigates the tensions between deterring or defeating armed conflict at an acceptable cost, successfully competing below armed conflict, and maintaining global responsiveness and institutional flexibility through the global operating model and dynamic force employment. While Russia’s economy, and consequently military capability …