In Today’s News March 30, 2009Posted by Molly in News.
DefenseAlert, March 27, 2009 — Building civilian capacity will be one of the main thrusts of the Quadrennial Defense Review, according to Under Secretary of Defense for Policy Michèle Flournoy.
If you read the tea leaves around Washington the beginning of the shift in power from the Pentagon to the State Department, US AID and other centers of soft power is easy to see.
America has done a lousy job of ensuring we have a crop of well trained and experienced strategists and must act to fix this. That’s the conclusion of Barry Watts, one of the leading US experts on transformation and its discontents and a top analyst of weapons systems.
The "next-generation bomber" is the latest weapon to acquire its very own congressional delegation.