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US Defense Releases The Joint Operational Access Concept (JOAC)

US Defense Releases The Joint Operational Access Concept (JOAC)

This paper proposes a concept for how joint forces will achieve operational access in the face of armed opposition by a variety of potential enemies and under a variety of conditions, as part of a broader national approach. Operational access […]


TRADOC: Army must reverse to focus on training

TRADOC: Army must reverse to focus on training

It’s time for the Army to reverse gears after 10 years of war, said the service’s leading proponent of training and doctrine. Gen. Robert W. Cone, commander of the U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command, spoke Thursday about “shaping the […]


Op-Ed: The Technology Avalanche and the Future of War

Op-Ed: The Technology Avalanche and the Future of War

The chief futurist for Cisco, Dave Evans, describes it as “The Technology Avalanche” — the exponential increase in technological breakthroughs that, like an avalanche, will disruptively and permanently change the landscape. Future “disruptive” technologies will certainly change the way we […]


Taliban back peace talks but warn no surrender

Taliban back peace talks but warn no surrender

Afghanistan’s Taliban insurgents warned Thursday that their support of peace talks did not mean they had given up fighting or accepted the constitution of the “stooge” government in Kabul. The comments came as the United States announced that it would […]


China says war over Iran will bring disaster

China says war over Iran will bring disaster

A top Chinese diplomat said Tuesday war over the Iranian nuclear issue would bring disaster to the world economy and urged all nations involved to exercise restraint and prevent hostilities. The remarks by Chen Xiaodong, a top Chinese diplomat on […]


War yields lessons in preventing, treating eye injuries

War yields lessons in preventing, treating eye injuries

Ten years of conflict has given rise not only to the world’s best body armor and state-of-the-art battlefield technologies, but also a new understanding about ways to prevent eye injuries and treat those who suffer from them. When the war […]


Iran to hold new wargames in key oil waterway

Iran to hold new wargames in key oil waterway

Iran is to hold fresh military exercises in and around the strategic Strait of Hormuz within weeks, the naval commander of its powerful Revolutionary Guards was quoted as saying on Friday. The manoeuvres are to be held in the Iranian […]


In US, growing talk of a possible war with Iran

In US, growing talk of a possible war with Iran

Fed by diplomatic tensions and election-year politics, talk about a coming conflict with Iran has reached a fever pitch in the US capital. Speculation of a possible war with Iran ebbs and flows, but a confluence of events has served […]


Iraq war death toll at 162,000: NGO

Iraq war death toll at 162,000: NGO

Around 162,000 people, almost 80 percent of them civilians, were killed in Iraq from the start of the 2003 US-led invasion up to last month’s withdrawal of American forces, a British NGO said on Monday. Iraq Body Count (IBC) warned […]


 
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