Black Hawk Up

March 2002
New Republic;3/25/2002, Vol. 226 Issue 11, p9
Offers observations on the importance of ground troops in the United States military activities in Afghanistan. Aid given in military operations in Gardez and elsewhere by ground troops; Argument that the destruction of the forces of Al Qaeda and the Taliban and the subsequent stabilization of Afghanistan is not possible without the commitment of the U.S. ground troops; Suggestion that military planners should value ground troops when considering future changes to military hardware and strategy; Assessment of the technological prowess of the U.S. military.


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