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French General Elrick Irastorza gives a press conference on July 24, 2008 in Paris on the French military reform. French Prime Minister Francois Fillon announced today the list of the army base closures as part of President Nicolas Sarkozy's military reforms. Sarkozy unveiled last month a new defence doctrine that calls for major cuts to the armed forces, with the savings reinvested in intelligence and technology, and France's return to NATO's integrated command, which it left in 1966. AFP PHOTO PIERRE VERDY (Photo credit should read PIERRE VERDY/AFP/Getty Images)