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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (1): 93–99.
Published: 01 March 2017
... activity and the other by imposing a security regime that segregates populations. To convince residents that an occupying force is in their best interest, the logistics of counterinsurgency are as significant as the actual fighting. This is not only because the transportation of goods and materiel...
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World Policy Journal (2012) 29 (3): 25–36.
Published: 01 September 2012
..., medical, and logistics support. In 2014, the Afghans will not have the capacity to deliver and retrieve election materials as effectively with existing forces, nor will they have the capability to reinforce critical areas with combat forces and logistics support at the same level. The coalition should...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 17 (4): 7–16.
Published: 01 December 2001
... “developing” and “becom­ and intelligence capabilities, along with ing” should be stressed. This is ambition logistical and combat support. It may be and momentum combining into a process, backed up by 15 warships and some 500 rather than accomplished fact. And this military aircraft, organized into...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (2): 3–6.
Published: 01 June 2013
... investment, innovation, and competition in the private sector. Logistics and connectivity are still a bottleneck. Competition is low, and crime and violence drive many business owners away from several countries in the region. On the supply side, despite progress in increasing the average years of education...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (2): 113–119.
Published: 01 June 2015
... in its home territory of Nigeria. Initially used as a safe haven—its current leader, Abubakar Shekau, reportedly stayed in northern Cameroon to elude Nigerian forces. And with kidnappings and logistical support, northern Cameroon has now become a battlefield. Notably, the fighting has evolved...
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World Policy Journal (2002) 19 (1): 111–114.
Published: 01 March 2002
... a minimum 150,000 American troops. Put aside the symbolic matter of George W. Bush seemingly settling paternal accounts with Saddam Hussein. Ignore the logistic problems of assaulting Iraq without willing Arab allies, and pass over the parlous risks of appearing as infidel outsiders bent...
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World Policy Journal (2005) 22 (1): 1–8.
Published: 01 March 2005
... civilians. The rebels attack to aquire ammunition, weapons, and logistical stores, and to show the government that they are still a force to be reckoned with. I believe that one of the purposes of the government attacks is to kill as many African tribespeople as possible and drive the rest from...
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World Policy Journal (2004) 21 (3): 23–30.
Published: 01 September 2004
... Boeing 747, a to contain it. formidable logistical challenge for any ter­ Yet the instability many fear in Saudi rorist group. Arabia remains beyond the horizon. Allow­ ing always for the unpredictable in a jittery Haw Serious Are the Risks of Implosion? region, the...
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World Policy Journal (2012) 29 (3): 37–47.
Published: 01 September 2012
... political debates. We thought it was a useful means by which pre election tensions could be eased,” says Fearon. The NDI helped set up the debate logistics for the JDC. Fearon says, “One of the useful things that the NDI has done was a pictorial of what types of stages people have used. What are the most...
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World Policy Journal (2006) 22 (4): 36–46.
Published: 01 December 2006
... part because some Japan’s pragmatic solution was to agree hoped that the end of the Cold War might in 1996 to permit noncombatant logistical render the alliance superfluous. In the support to American forces in military con­ 1990-91 Persian Gulf crisis, they rebuffed tingencies “near Japan...
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World Policy Journal (2006) 22 (4): 25–35.
Published: 01 December 2006
... smugglers, like armies, riod, U.S. expenditures on international have an identifiable logistics system. And drug control programs have risen almost at the point of production in Latin Amer­ tenfold, from $375 million annually to ica, the traffickers also have well-provi­ $3.6 billion.19 Every year...
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World Policy Journal (2002) 18 (4): 1–10.
Published: 01 December 2002
.... decision making. However, the invitation logistical support. Allies might also have extended to President Bush in June 2001 to proved restrictive on American freedom of attend the EU summit at Gothenburg is action, as NATO allies had on occasion been likely to be extended in the future to a...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 18 (1): 39–44.
Published: 01 March 2001
... technologies how President Bush’s military priorities will and strategies” aimed at creating forces fare in the maelstrom of Beltway politics. that would be “agile, lethal, readily deploy­ Like Ronald Reagan, George W. Bush may able and require a minimum of logistical surprise us by being more skilled...
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World Policy Journal (2004) 21 (2): 47–52.
Published: 01 June 2004
... in Ghana, a failure of distribu­ the bulk of the crop, which they sell in the tion and logistics that is rarely discussed cities or at roadside stands. Virtually no un­ when green revolution advocates bemoan processed pineapples are exported. One do­ sub-Saharan Africa’s inability to match the...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (3): 34–40.
Published: 01 September 2014
... traffic, became a tool to check for the safest route home. Twitter also helped with logistics and supplies for our activities. When we had clashes or sit-ins, a Twitter account called Tahrir Supplies—created by two girls forbidden by their parents from attending the protests—would tweet lists of...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (3): 92–99.
Published: 01 September 2011
... center, a strong technological, and logistics network, and have established 53 locations in China that market the two brands. Four are in Shanghai, a city of 23 million people, according to China’s 2010 census. For context, one would have to combine the populations of Connecticut, Rhode Island...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (4): 112–118.
Published: 01 December 2017
... on developing these technologies,” she said, “then we are sure that the women will continue to farm seaweed.” To justify that basis—by which he means building a processing plant—farmers would need to scale up and produce more seaweed. But, he added, there are technological and logistical barriers...
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World Policy Journal (2018) 35 (1): 42–47.
Published: 01 March 2018
... always have been. They didn’t necessarily engage in direct action during the revolution, but they were supportive of the actions that OpAntiSH was taking. They helped us with logistics, with getting access to hospitals and lawyers and things like that. These are all NGOs that have consistently positioned...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (3): 12–20.
Published: 01 September 2016
... “collective self-defense,” something that was denied thus far by Article 9 of the postwar constitution. Specifically, one of the two bills sets out a new law to allow the SDF to provide logistical support for foreign military forces in U.N.-backed operations while the other bill revises 10 security-related...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (1): 43–52.
Published: 01 March 2015
... logistical hubs where goods in transit are waiting to be delivered to their final destinations. some swiss banks deliberately decided not to report unclaimed assets of holocaust survivors and not contact heirs. Somehow inconsistent with these transit purposes, Luxembourg’s free port offers no...