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Navy Irregular Warfare and Counterterrorism Operations: Background and Issues for Congress

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Navy Irregular Warfare and Counterterrorism Operations: Background and Issues for Congress
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Navy Irregular Warfare and Counterterrorism Operations: Background and Issues for Congress
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Statements from Secretary of Defense Robert Gates and other Department of Defense (DOD) officials suggest that DOD budgets in FY2010 and subsequent fiscal years will place a certain amount of emphasis on capabilities for conducting irregular warfare (IW) operations, such as counterinsurgency operations. In addition, counterterrorism (CT) operations have been a DOD area of emphasis since the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. The Navy for several years has carried out a variety of IW and CT activities, and has taken some steps in recent years to strengthen its ability to conduct such activities. The Navy's IW and CT activities pose a number of potential oversight issues for Congress, including the definition of Navy IW activities, specific Navy IW budget priorities, and how much emphasis to place on IW and CT activities in future Navy budgets
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DTICE
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • O'Rourke, Ronald
  • LIBRARY OF CONGRESS WASHINGTON DC CONGRESSIONAL RESEARCH SERVICE
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  • Naval budgets
  • Counterterrorism
  • Asymmetric warfare
  • Economics and cost analysis
  • Unconventional warfare
  • Counterinsurgency
  • Department of defense
  • Congress
Target audience
adult
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Navy Irregular Warfare and Counterterrorism Operations: Background and Issues for Congress
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Publication
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Congressional rept
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online resource
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  • cr
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
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rdacontent
Dimensions
23 x 29 cm
Extent
28 pages
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online
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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE
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computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
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Hein Online
System control number
  • (OCoLC)574377334
  • (OCoLC)ocn574377334
Label
Navy Irregular Warfare and Counterterrorism Operations: Background and Issues for Congress
Publication
Note
Congressional rept
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 x 29 cm
Extent
28 pages
Form of item
online
Governing access note
APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
Hein Online
System control number
  • (OCoLC)574377334
  • (OCoLC)ocn574377334

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