TITLE

THE NAVY'S HOMELAND ROLE: Vigilant Guard or Forward Defense?

AUTHOR(S)
Patch, John
PUB. DATE
May 2007
SOURCE
U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;May2007, Vol. 133 Issue 5, p58
SOURCE TYPE
Conference Proceeding
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents an essay on the role of navy in homeland defense in the U.S. It is stated that the Navy must either become a key player in North American maritime security or relegate responsibility to the Coast Guard and focus on forward-deployed defense missions. However, the Coast Guard strategy emphasizes maritime domain awareness, partnerships, and unprecedented interagency information sharing.
ACCESSION #
25136268

 

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