29 ianuarie 2020

Review finds heavy use of commando forces led to ethics slip

stripes.com

WASHINGTON — Episodic misconduct and ethical lapses among U.S. special operations forces, like the Navy SEALs and Army Green Berets, stem from a culture that puts too much emphasis on fighting and too little on developing good leaders, an in-depth review has concluded.This imbalance has evolved from two decades of nearly continuous combat and has produced “potential cracks” in the foundation of the forces, the report released Tuesday said.The report offers an unusually pointed look at [...]