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Thoughts, Questions and Remarks on Rural Measures of Effectiveness

Since Clausewitz promulgated his principles of war, Western militaries have increasingly done two things; focus on the absolute management of violence and to draw a finite line between the military, and politics. Additionally, soft skills in the areas of economics, finance, diplomacy and politics unrelated to the management of violence are neither expected nor rewarded. Therefore these skills must be co-opted from existing sources.

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IPB evaluate Threat

Why has a shura or group failed to unify with another another?

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