TITLE

PLANNING FOR SUPPORT OPERATIONS IN A MOUNTAINOUS ENVIRONMENT

AUTHOR(S)
Mulherin, Michael
PUB. DATE
January 2008
SOURCE
Infantry;Jan/Feb2008, Vol. 97 Issue 1, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article explains that in any military operations, it is the leader's responsibility to set the conditions for his subordinate unit's success. This principle is no different in the mountains of Afghanistan or on the city streets of Iraq. During mountain operations, there can be a greater importance on combat support and combat service support planning and setting of conditions than during urban operations due to several factors, such as restricted terrain and unpredictable weather.
ACCESSION #
31523356

 

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