Wednesday, November 6, 2013
Curb your enthusiasm!: Special Operations Forces should be niche units, not our foundational military assets
I think people who argue that SOF should be the foundational military assets are those that are not experienced with SOF. I do not think any true SOF professional will tell you that SOF should be a foundational military unit. It is simply one capability of the full spectrum of joint force capabilities and we need to have the right mix of conventional and unconventional forces to be able to address the myriad national security threats we face.
Of course it would not be a new Korean War but a continuation of the current one that was temporarily suspended by the 1953 Armistice. But...
Perhaps Tom Ricks' next book Generalship will be an analysis of the hiring, firing, and rehabilitation of north Korean General...
From an interview I did with a Korean media outlet last month. Have not seen an English translation but will post it when I do. “한국 요...
For comparison here are the NSC organizations from Reagan through Obama (Trump's that was released yesterday is pasted below). I have ...