Military paints dire picture from budget cuts

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August 01, 2013 AT 11:41 AM
Pentagon officials insist they are not crying wolf when they say proposed budget cuts could severely harm the military. In a detailed and stark warning, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said about $500 billion in automatic budget cuts scheduled to take effect over the next decade could leave the nation with an ill-prepared, under equipped military doomed to face more technologically advanced enemies.