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Djibouti Outpost Behind Somalia Rescue Is Part of New Defense Strategy

Pool photo by Pablo Martinez Monsivais Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta, standing, in a visit last month to Camp Lemonnier in Djibouti, whose size and location allow for what he calls “economy of force.” By THOM SHANKER Published: January 25, 2012 WASHINGTON — An austere Pentagon outpost in the hardscrabble desert on the Horn of Africa … Continue reading