TITLE

In the Nation's Defense

AUTHOR(S)
Harding, Steve
PUB. DATE
March 2005
SOURCE
Soldiers;Mar2005, Vol. 60 Issue 3, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the move to redesignate the Joint Task Force-6 of the U.S. Army to Joint Task Force-North and given a role in defending the homeland against terror attacks. Claim of Jose D. Riojas, commander of the organization, on the linkage of illegal drugs with terrorism; Delegation of the responsibility of detecting, monitoring, and supporting the interdiction of suspected transnational threats within and along the approaches to the country to the task force; Collaboration of the task force with partner nations to deal with issues such as early detection and monitoring of threats on the other side of the borders.
ACCESSION #
16864027

 

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