Questions Raised About U.S. Navy Afloat Forward Staging Bases

The U.S. Navy raised some eyebrows recently when it proposed Afloat Forward Staging Bases (AFSBs) from which it could conduct a variety of operations, including irregular warfare (IW) missions. Now, a Congressional Research Service (CRS) reports says Congress may have some questions about the...

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