AnalysisRegional DirectoryAsia PacificDaily MemoMiddle East and North AfricaSouth AsiaUnited States Daily Memo: US Forces Scaling Down Mideast Presence The sudden flurry of departures indicates a recalibration of the military strategy in the region. By Geopolitical Futures - May 8, 2020 637 The sudden flurry of departures indicates a recalibration of the military strategy in the region. This article is for subscribers only. Already a subscriber? Please login to continue reading Login Subscribe to Geopolitical Futures today and get: Unbiased analysis of global events Daily geopolitical briefing Annual and long-term forecasts to help you prepare for your future Subscription Options Join our free newsletter Join Now Learn more about geopolitics and receive free articles.