08 octombrie 2019

Backing the Corps: Ensuring the Future of the Amphibious Force

warontherocks.com

“Marines are trained to improvise, adapt, and overcome any obstacle in whatever situation they are needed.” You can find this quote or something nearly identical in any documentation outlining the role of the United States Marine Corps. It is undoubtedly difficult to argue with this statement because, simply, it is what they are trained to do. But what happens when the obstacle they are asked to overcome is internal? That is, a rigid defense enterprise that speaks constantly of the need to be [...]