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"EUCOM's mission is to prepare ready forces, ensure strategic access, deter conflict, enable the NATO Alliance, strengthen partnerships, and counter transnational threats in order to protect and defend the United States."
These are the main areas of focus for EUCOM activities, with an overview of the Command's Area of Responsibility, and a brief history and background of the U.S. military presence here in Europe.
VISION: EUCOM is engaged, postured, and ready with forward deployed U.S. forces. We will enable and execute a full range of military missions and exercises in concert with our indispensable European allies and partners to secure U.S. national interests and support a Europe that is whole, free, and at peace.
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