TITLE

The Military and Reconstruction Operations

AUTHOR(S)
Ryan, Mick
PUB. DATE
December 2007
SOURCE
Parameters: U.S. Army War College;Winter2007, Vol. 37 Issue 4, p58
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the increasing role of the U.S. military in support of the Provincial Reconstruction Teams in Iraq and Afghanistan as part of counterinsurgency operations. The role of armed forces in humanitarian missions once deemed the preserve of nonmilitary actors is discussed. Reconstruction activities are seen as more important to the success of counterinsurgency campaigns than tactical operations.
ACCESSION #
28334220

 

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