Theses and Dissertations
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Operational Detachment-Bravo an in-depth analysis of the ODB's advisory role in support of FID/COIN operations
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2009-12)
U.S. Special Forces (USSF), with its structure and training, has historically led and will continue to lead, FID endeavors for the U.S. DoD. Within USSF, Operational Detachment "B"s (ODB) have served, and will continue ...
Insurgency in Urban areas: implications for SOF
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2000-06)
Many of the "small wars" that have occurred in the aftermath of the Cold War fit the profile of insurgent conflicts: they pit a constituted state vs. a counter-state, the counter-state relies on a support structure within ...