TITLE

In the Forefront of the War on Terror

AUTHOR(S)
Kreisher, Otto
PUB. DATE
December 2002
SOURCE
Sea Power;Dec2002, Vol. 45 Issue 12, p41
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the role of special operations forces in Operation Enduring Freedom war on terrorism initiated by the U.S. Reference to the Navy SEALs and Special Warfare Combatantcraft Crewmen; Significance of advances in technology, capability, and weapons in the success of special forces; Versatility of special operations forces. INSETS: A Legacy of Valor;Training the Way You Expect to Fight.
ACCESSION #
8643413

 

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