Focus will shift to the traditional U.S. military operations are no longer concerned about the anti-riot powers
data for: heavily armed U.S. soldiers are fighting with the Taliban in the U.S.
end combat missions in Iraq, the large number of troops to return home. With the mission to reduce battlefield against terrorism, the U.S. military began to adjust the operational goals, is no longer the focus of counter-insurgency operations, the U.S. military to re-fight object turning the traditional rivals.
According to “Los Angeles Times” reported on 26th, just returned from Afghanistan and Iraq the U.S. 82nd Airborne Division in North Carolina resident — Fort Bragg army base to start a nine-day large-scale military exercises. Reported that the first time in years no longer the U.S. military airborne training on how to deal with foreign tribal elders, how to build bridges and roads, how to train local police and army. Instead, they return to prostitution, from the C-130 transport aircraft on order parachute, landing soon after the large-scale operations, seize exercise to be in overseas airports, and airports around the imaginary enemy to eliminate armed. This is the first time in recent years, the U.S. Army to create “full spectrum operations” capability of training activities that the U.S. military has started to adjust the focus of future warfare, military confrontation to the traditional power transfer.
senior U.S. military has also emphasized this change. U.S. Defense Secretary Robert Gates recently in “Foreign Affairs” magazine, the author explicitly declares that “the U.S. will not repeat a similar task in Afghanistan and Iraq.”, He stressed that U.S. troops will be coming back to the traditional opponents national army. Former U.S. Assistant Secretary of Defense Lawrence ? Cobb more straightforward way that future U.S. military will not conduct counter-insurgency operations. In particular, he pointed out that the U.S. military forces in Afghanistan and Iraq to focus on the implementation of counter-insurgency operations, many combat units of the traditional combat skills have been very strange, the U.S. military have to step up basic skills training in order to “Back to the Future.” Allegedly, next month at Fort Polk U.S. Army combat brigade training base, but also the first time the imaginary enemy army into a big country, will be subject to large-scale combat operations. “Los Angeles Times” said the 82nd Airborne Division is the U.S. military’s “global response force”, the 3rd Brigade of the division known as the U.S. President’s “911 emergency calls troops”, they can be ordered within 18 hours after the attack. At present, Iran, the Korean Peninsula and the Middle East are likely to be the flashpoint of armed conflict, require U.S. military response. So “full spectrum operations” capability is to the U.S. military have to deal with various crises. (Lu Dream)
(“Global Times” September 27, 2010 No. 08 version)
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