Army Chief of Staff Gen. Ray Odierno told Association of the U.S. Army members, Jan. 22, that defense cuts and peace dividends didn't happen as the country withdrew from Iraq and Afghanistan and "that's a concern."

Uncertainty means Army must be prepared for multiple threats

When the Army began implementing defense cuts in 2011 and 2012, and drawdown operations kicked off in Iraq and Afghanistan, military leadership believed the world would require less intervention on the part of U.S. forces. That has not proven to......READ MORE

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Army Sustainment is a bimonthly publication, prepared at the Army Logistics University and published by the Army Combined Arms Support Command, Fort Lee, Virginia, for the Department of the Army. It was established in 1969 by the Department of the Army as the official magazine for Army logistics and was originally known as Army Logistician. It was renamed Army Sustainment in 2009 and now serves as the Army's professional bulletin for the sustainment warfighting function, including logistics, personnel services, and medical logistics and evacuation.

Army Sustainment's mission is to publish timely, authoritative information on Army and Department of Defense sustainment plans, programs, policies, operations, procedures, and doctrine for the benefit of all Army personnel. Its purpose is to provide a medium for disseminating and exchanging sustainment news and information and a forum for expressing original, creative, innovative thought about sustainment.


"I am truly grateful for this opportunity to join the greater Fort Lee community and this CASCOM organization with such a superb reputation for professional excellence."

Maj. Gen. Stephen R. Lyons Commanding General, U.S. Army Combined Arms Support Command Sustainment Center of Excellence, Fort Lee, VA

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