Accession Number:

ADA422759

Title:

Carrots And Sticks: Questions For Cocoms Who Must Leverage National Power In Counter Insurgency Warfare

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

NAVAL WAR COLL NEWPORT RI JOINT MILITARY OPERATIONS DEPT

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2004-02-09

Pagination or Media Count:

21.0

Abstract:

Due to substantial shortcomings in doctrine and organization, the United States military is challenged with successfully executing counter insurgency CI operations in Iraq. This paper argues that COCOMs do not frame and ask the correct questions when facing an insurgency mission, despite historical CI successes upon which to base such questions.

Subject Categories:

  • Unconventional Warfare

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE