Accession Number:

ADA239884

Title:

Is the Drug War Another Vietnam?

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Corporate Author:

MARINE CORPS WASHINGTON DC

Report Date:

1991-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

34.0

Abstract:

Is the Drug War another Vietnam This is a question we must ask ourselves if we are to avoid another costly and divisive entanglement. What is our mandate Who is the adversary What are our objectives How do we measure success What are the limitations placed on our military Who is in charge Do we have the resolve to win In answering these questions we have found striking similarities between the two. As our military begins its piecemeal involvement in the War on Drugs it is time to reevaluate our position and ask the key question can we win

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Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE