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    U.S. Cyber Defense Force To Hit 6,000 By 2016, Hagel Says

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    The U.S. cyber defense force will grow to 6,000 people by 2016, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said Friday in his first major cyber policy speech.
    After his predecessor, Leon Panetta, repeatedly warned of the possibility of a "cyber Pearl Harbor" and extolled the importance of deterring threats against U.S. infrastructure, Hagel emphasized that the U.S. military's main priority is deescalation and restraint.
    But Hagel announced that the size of the U.S.