TIME FOR A SECOND Great White Fleet

Roxborough, Ian
July 2007
U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Jul2007, Vol. 133 Issue 7, p28
Conference Proceeding
The article reports on the role of the U.S. Coast Guard in leading a worldwide fleet in fighting the war on terrorism. The Navy is making a new global maritime strategy in the wake of the 9/11 attacks. Mike Mullen, nominated to be the next Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, outlined a plan under which the Navy will maintain control of the seas to deter rogue states and strategic competitors. Under the new proposal, the White Fleet will help with counterinsurgency operations on land.


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