TITLE

Providing Security for the Republican National Convention

AUTHOR(S)
Monroe, Cassandra
PUB. DATE
December 2008
SOURCE
Soldiers;Dec2008, Vol. 63 Issue 12, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The articles focuses on how U.S. servicemen provided security for the Republican National Convention in Saint Paul, Minnesota in September 2008. The Department of Homeland Security designated a National Special Security Event and authorities created military joint task forces which include 1,600 Soldiers, Airmen and Coast Guardsmen. Brigade General Joseph Kelly stated that the National Guard will help and back up civil authorities when more capabilities are needed.
ACCESSION #
35552193

 

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