Accession Number : ADA236930


Title :   Saudi Arabia's National Guard


Descriptive Note : Study project,


Corporate Author : ARMY WAR COLL CARLISLE BARRACKS PA


Personal Author(s) : Nahil Al Harbi, Bandar O


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a236930.pdf


Report Date : 27 Mar 1991


Pagination or Media Count : 35


Abstract : This paper reviews the history of the Saudi Arabia National Guard (SANG) emphasizing the role it played in the unification of the Kingdom. Current SANG organization and assigned national taskings are fully developed as the background for a discussion of the extensive SANG ongoing Modernization Plan. The Iraq war with Iran and the recent Iraq invasion of Kuwait have influenced the revision of SANG national taskings, force sizing, and the overall SANG employment operational concept. The paper concludes overall SANG employment operational concept. The paper concludes with a vision of SANG at the completion of the Modernization Plan.


Descriptors :   *NATIONAL GUARD , IRAQ , SAUDI ARABIA , VISION , IRAN , WARFARE , EMPLOYMENT


Subject Categories : Military Forces and Organizations


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE