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Published: 01 June 2013
Avalanche Mapping: A single ski-borne soldier can trigger a catastrophic snowslide. Probing a mountain slope of windblown snow can allow a soldier to tell if an area’s too dangerous to traverse. In March 1986, more than a dozen members of a Norwegian ski patrol died in an avalanche during NATO More
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World Policy Journal (2000) 17 (3): 61–70.
Published: 01 September 2000
... investi­ were part of his daily routine. On one occa­ gated. A person had run his car into a pole. sion, while on patrol in the center of Mex­ He was still alive, but that didn’t matter. ico City, he ran into two prostitutes taking They stole his wallet containing 800 pesos, drugs. He made them...
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World Policy Journal (2003) 20 (2): 73–78.
Published: 01 June 2003
... year-old computer programmer who donates shipped out to the Persian Gulf, along with his 82-foot boat and his time to auxiliary 600 Coast Guard regulars and reservists. patrol duty in New York Harbor, the admi­ The Coast Guard has the part-time serv­ rals may love the auxiliarists...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (1): 93–102.
Published: 01 March 2011
... rince ' s tent cities In the absence of reliable security, camp leaders and NGOs have organized their own makeshift patrols. In Grand Ravine, Delourdes says, community members recently organized a group of 20 men into an ad hoc security force. With help from kofaviv , she gave each man...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (2): 46–57.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Avalanche Mapping: A single ski-borne soldier can trigger a catastrophic snowslide. Probing a mountain slope of windblown snow can allow a soldier to tell if an area’s too dangerous to traverse. In March 1986, more than a dozen members of a Norwegian ski patrol died in an avalanche during NATO...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (1): 5–11.
Published: 01 March 2016
... Black Panther–style patrols to “police the police,” with groups of unarmed youth dressed in black following the police around Antwerp and Brussels, carrying video cameras and flyers that read, “Bad cops: AEL is watching you.” The AEL flag, with its red, black, and green colors, resembles the Garveyite...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (3): 99–106.
Published: 01 September 2013
... Somali. Besides designing systems to crush terrorist cells inside the country, the government should increase patrols along the Kenya-Somalia border to ensure al-Shabab elements do not cross over. The government also needs to tighten its monitoring systems around Kakuma and Dadaab refugee centers...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (1): 93–99.
Published: 01 March 2017
..., and bringing economic development, health, and education to the population. Clearly, roads that are patrolled by friendly forces or secured by local allies also have the tactical benefit of channeling and restricting insurgent movement and compartmenting terrain across which guerrillas could otherwise move...
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World Policy Journal (2002) 19 (2): 1–12.
Published: 01 June 2002
... or through the building and armed patrolling Maps of War, Maps of Peace 1 of a country-long security fence dividing his future role and who, eventually, succeeds Palestinian areas from Israeli ones. The ap­ him. Even more...
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World Policy Journal (2018) 35 (1): 3–9.
Published: 01 March 2018
... of travelers along the edge of the road. Vans and trucks were painted in colors that may once have been vivid but had been dulled by exhaust fumes and mud. Men and women who looked like refugees from a future apocalypse stood by their vehicles, uneasily watching the large numbers of police patrolling the road...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (1): 73–82.
Published: 01 March 2011
... conflicts and move on. Based in a compound in the U.N.-patrolled buffer zone, Chrysostomou's forensics team is funded by the Committee on Missing Persons in Cyprus. Although it was established under U.N. auspices in 1981, it didn't get down to business until five years ago because of disagreements...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (3): 12–17.
Published: 01 September 2014
..., on which we have come increasingly to depend—have become a form of trans-national private governance. The Internet is replete with corporate and government gatekeepers. It’s patrolled by a variety of virtual police seeking to enforce government laws and company terms of service. These gatekeepers...
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World Policy Journal (2005) 22 (3): 103–112.
Published: 01 September 2005
..., the point at which Bolivian authorities Leopards, special commandos from the gave up on “voluntary” coca eradication in Rural Mobile Patrol Unit, began to mount favor of a more forceful approach. Through daily missions to find and destroy jungle most of the 1990s, La Paz had essentially coca-paste...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (4): 3–8.
Published: 01 December 2013
... work. A real superpower must support growth of domestic NGOs as part of its own growth, not hinder them. There does, indeed, appear to be a showdown looming between India and China. The Chinese People’s Liberation Army Navy sends task forces to patrol the Persian Gulf and the Gulf of Aden...
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World Policy Journal (2018) 35 (1): 108–113.
Published: 01 March 2018
... to Estonian sovereignty, and noted that any future war would take place not on the ground, but digitally. (Nevertheless, since joining NATO, Estonia has hosted tens of thousands of alliance troops, which continue to patrol the EU’s border with Russia.) The report stated, “2017 showed that the cyber threat...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 18 (2): 31–42.
Published: 01 June 2001
..., which remains the guarantor tinians with operations against Israel. Is­ of regional security in the Middle East. The rael’s continuation of military patrols in the United States’ European allies, which have Shebaa Farms area on the Syrian border, over become increasingly important economic which...
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World Policy Journal (2002) 19 (2): 76–87.
Published: 01 June 2002
... beyond the patrolling of tion an exit date, but U.N. members fore­ cease-fire lines to encompass a wide range of saw a timeframe of two, perhaps three, administrative, humanitarian, and recon­ years. struction tasks within shattered countries. In early September 1999...
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World Policy Journal (2018) 35 (2): 112–117.
Published: 01 June 2018
... incident. Then came the hard part: While walking through the Texas desert, she was stopped by U.S. border patrol. After being detained, Maribel was crushed. She expected to be deported. Then she was asked if she was afraid to go back to Honduras. “Yes! Yes!” she answered, truthfully. She didn’t...
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World Policy Journal (2012) 29 (4): 86–93.
Published: 01 December 2012
... of a gunfight where a U.S. Border Patrol agent was killed. One government’s subversive rebels can be another government’s freedom fighters. The United States and its NATO allies helped rebels overthrow Muammar Gaddafi in Libya, though the anti-Gaddafi forces scavenged small arms or acquired them from...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (4): 55–60.
Published: 01 December 2016
...,” one yelled, “these illegal immigrants will burn down the entire island!” Longtime residents have set up vigilante-style patrols around the camps, ostensibly for self-defense. There is growing acceptance of the kind of anti-refugee rhetoric once reserved for the nation’s neo-Nazi Golden Dawn party...
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