current force

current force

The force that exists today. The current force represents actual force structure and/or manning available to meet present contingencies. It is the basis for operations and contingency plans and orders. See also force; Intermediate Force Planning Level; Programmed Forces.
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Obama said the United States will maintain its current force of 9,800 in the country through 2016.
President Barack Obama is set to announce on Thursday that he will slow plans to draw down US troops from Afghanistan and instead keep the current force of 9,800 through most of 2016 before beginning to trim levels, senior administration officials said.
Cleveland Police's current force headquarters at Ladgate Lane, top, and the plans for |Persimmon's development of 375 homes on the site, which has been given the go-ahead
Sgt Gary Guy and Pc Sharon Kingsley talked to visitors about the role of Special Constables as part of a current force recruitment drive.
Army Maneuver Support Center of Excellence (MSCoE), conducted an analysis of current force capabilities in relation to the capabilities directed through strategic guidance and combatant command operational plans.
Williams driver Felipe Massa captained the Formula One team, which also included former Italian racer Giancarlo Fisichella, current Force India star Sergio Perez and ex-Arsenal defender William Gallas.
Rodriguez, the top military commander in Africa, highlighted that the current force level in all of West Africa is about 2,900 and indicated the mission in West Africa would end as early as this summer.
The current force main has had one blow out and has only one valve that can be shut down in an emergency situation.
In an attempt to turn the page on the occupation which started within a month of the 9/11 attacks in 2001, Obama said 9,800 American troops of the 32,000-strong current force would be kept in Afghanistan after the U.
The ORP plan is to design and build a new class of 12 ballistic missile submarines (SSBNs) to replace the Navy's current force of 14 Ohio-class SSBNs, which will be retired starting in 2027.
France was hoping to double its current force, around 1,000 troops, in the CAR by Friday evening.
In a reply to a question to the Public Accounts Committee ( PAC), the defence ministry stated the current force level is at 129, which includes both ships and submarines.