Tattletales and Bird Dogs

Stafford, Edward P.
July 2001
U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Jul2001, Vol. 127 Issue 7, p71
Conference Proceeding
Reports on the defensive tactics explored by United States Navy officers Stansfield Turner and Ike Kidd to counter the threat of the growing Soviet military and naval power in the 1970s. Military capability of the Soviets displayed during the 1971 encounters between Jordan's army and displaced Palestinians; Tactics to defend against specific Soviet weapons.


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