TITLE

New Assessment

AUTHOR(S)
Sherman, Jason
PUB. DATE
July 2008
SOURCE
Sea Power;Jul2008, Vol. 51 Issue 7, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the 2008 Quadrennial Roles and Missions Review of the U.S. Office of the Secretary of Defense (OSD) which assesses the core competencies and capabilities of the Department of Defense. It notes that these assessments will be conducted every four years and that the areas of interests for sea services may include the Navy maintaining its fleet battle networks and how the Marine Corps can be used for irregular warfare.
ACCESSION #
36443829

 

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