TITLE

An Important Weapon in COIN Operations: THE KEY LEADER'S ENGAGEMENT

AUTHOR(S)
Curtis, Joe
PUB. DATE
July 2008
SOURCE
Infantry;Jul/Aug2008, Vol. 97 Issue 4, p35
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article emphasizes the importance of key leader's engagement on the success of the counterinsurgency operations of the U.S. Army's 1st Battalion, 503rd Infantry Regiment, 173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team in Afghanistan as part of the Operation Enduring Freedom. The area of operations (AO) is roughly 7,000 square kilometers of very sparsely-wooded mountainous desert comprised the three separate districts of Surobi, Charbaran and Gomal; all within Paktika Province of Regional Command East.
ACCESSION #
34356163

 

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