Another priority of the Burden Sharing discussions was the cost of keeping the U.S. military abroad. The largest concentration of American troops is currently in Japan (50,000), Germany (35,000 USD) and the Republic of Korea (28,000 USD). President Trump criticized the cost of these bases and argued that allies „should either pay the United States for its great military protection or protect themselves.“ However, America does not use its troops as mercenaries just to defend the territory of American allies. The U.S. global defense network enables it to respond more quickly and effectively to a number of global demands, including protecting U.S. citizens, preventing piracy, deterring violent extremism, and preventing illegal arms trafficking in countries such as North Korea and Iran. U.S. allies are working alongside the United States in all of these efforts. As the name suggests, COMCASA handles secure military communications. In many host countries, particularly in countries with large foreign military presence, such as South Korea and Japan, SOFA can become an important political issue after crimes allegedly committed by soldiers. This is especially true where the facts are crimes such as theft, murder, manslaughter or sexual crimes, especially when the definition of the charge differs from country to country. For example, in 2002 in South Korea, a U.S.
Army AVLB bridge vehicle on its way to base camp after an exercise accidentally killed two girls. Under sofa, a U.S. military court martially in court the soldiers involved. The group found that it was an accident and acquitted the members of the manslaughter service without relying on premeditation or criminal negligence. The U.S. military took responsibility for the incident and paid civil damages. The result was widespread outrage in South Korea, calls for a new conviction of soldiers in a South Korean court, the spread of a multitude of conspiracy theories and a counter-reaction against the local expatriate community.  Since 2011, U.S. military authorities have allowed South Korea to charge and prosecute U.S. soldiers in South Korean courts. After three brutal rapes and arson in 2011, convictions were handed down in South Korean courts. The soldiers will or will soon be detained in South Korean facilities.
  Shortly after the rapes and other cases, military curfew was restored on the peninsula.  This could be the key to cooperation between India and the United States between India and the United States. Just as your radio booth (or gps in your smartphone) will help you on the way to your destination and help you reach it quickly and efficiently, BECA will provide Indian military systems with a high-quality GPS to navigate with rockets in real time in order to precisely attack the opponent. The signing of these agreements is, under U.S. law, mandatory for the United States to enter into military alliances in the export of sensitive equipment. The benefits that the United States derives from its alliances go far beyond the military. U.S. allies support U.S. political priorities – such as sanctioning Iran`s and North Korea`s illegal weapons programs and providing financial assistance to reconstruction efforts in Iraq and Afghanistan.