TITLE

Strategizing the Counter-IED Fight in Anbar Province

AUTHOR(S)
Jacobus, Todd M.
PUB. DATE
September 2010
SOURCE
Engineer;Sep-Dec2010, Vol. 40 Issue 3, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the deployment of the 224th Engineer Battalion, Iowa Army National Guard, in Anbar, Iraq to address problems with improvised explosive devices (IEDs). It notes that the use of IEDs resulted to the death of many U.S. forces who are involved in the military operation in the province. It talks about the use of engineering resources to determine the areas with largest quantity of IEDs. Also discussed is the role of technology in addressing the IED fight.
ACCESSION #
60167144

 

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