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Why is the United States able to post military bases in different countries?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 12:04 PM on Aug. 31, 2012 in Military

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  • because they let us :P
    LostSoul88

    Answer by LostSoul88 at 12:04 PM on Aug. 31, 2012

  • Because those countries have given you permission.

    beeky

    Answer by beeky at 12:09 PM on Aug. 31, 2012

  • I beleive most if not all are because or treaties.
    Dardenella

    Answer by Dardenella at 12:14 PM on Aug. 31, 2012

  • Various treaties with those countries.
    gdiamante

    Answer by gdiamante at 12:33 PM on Aug. 31, 2012








  • Military base is made in case any problems escalate between a nearby country, or city, the base can be "scrambled" and be able to instantly handle the situation, while the countries that are involve prepare to back up the base, and the country its in. Take Kandahar air base, the Americans own that in Afghanistan, its the 2nd largest air base there. Take Camp Bastion, a British base, the largest there, built by the Royal Engineers in 4 months, it features a 2,350 meter long and 28 meter wide runway, and is home to both, British, American, Danish, Australians and Canadians.
    DebbraTabarez

    Answer by DebbraTabarez at 1:46 PM on Aug. 31, 2012

  • Because the US is a power house.
    robinkane

    Answer by robinkane at 8:39 PM on Sep. 1, 2012

  • treaties
    Keni-Lyn

    Answer by Keni-Lyn at 11:48 AM on Sep. 2, 2012

  • We are basically the World's police these days it seems. :)
    isismoon3

    Answer by isismoon3 at 3:44 PM on Sep. 2, 2012

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