We Need Something to Believe In

Rho, Steven A.
July 2011
U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Jul2011, Vol. 137 Issue 7, p10
Conference Proceeding
In this article the author discusses the work of U.S. surface Navy which focuses on preparing and deploying U.S. ships for inspections in war prone areas including Iraq and Afghanistan. It mentions that Navy is restricted to carry out its traditional fire-support mission to any great extent in Afghanistan due to geographic constraints. It informs that the job of preparing and maintaining ships for inspection kills the enthusiasm of officers with the drudgery.


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