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Concern over the US military's Guam build up

Concern over the US military's Guam build up

Updated 15 February 2012, 14:02 AEDT

A retired US army Colonel and diplomat has told Guam residents she's concerned about the planned American military buildup.

She says the movement of 8,000 marines, and 34,000 support staff and dependents will increase the population by 25 percent, creating a population explosion the island can't accommodate.

Presenter:Geraldine Coutts

Speaker: Ann Wright, retired US army Colonel and diplomat

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