President Obama unveiled the nation's new defense strategy at the Pentagon, Jan. 5 2012. The new strategy puts greater emphasis on the Asia-Pacific region, de-emphasizes Europe, Africa, and South America, and will result in a significantly smaller military, particularly in the Army and Marine Corps, he said. Here, Obama explains the new strategy to the Pentagon press corps as members of the Defense Department's senior leadership, including Defense Secretary Leon Panetta (second from left), look on.
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