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Author Robinson, Linda, 1962- author.

Title U.S. Special Operations Forces in the Philippines, 2001-2014 / Linda Robinson, Patrick B. Johnston, Gillian S. Oak.

Publication Info. Santa Monica, Calif. : Rand Corporation, [2016]


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Description 1 online resource (xxxv, 148 pages) : illustrations (some color), color maps
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Note "RR-1236-OSD"--Page 4 of cover.
"National Defense Research Institute."
"Prepared for the Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 139-148).
Contents Introduction -- U.S.-Philippine relations in Historical Perspective -- 2001-2004 : The Initiation of Operation Enduring Freedom -- Philippines -- 2005-2007 : The Move to Jolo and Operation Ultimatum -- 2008-2010 : Expansion of Effort -- 2010-2012 : Transitioning Up -- 2012-2014 : Zamboanga Siege and Transitioning Out -- Conclusion.
Summary "This report examines the role of U.S. special operations forces in Operation Enduring Freedom -- Philippines from 2001 to 2014. The report documents the chief activities of U.S. special operations forces and their effects on transnational terrorist threats in the southern Philippines, the capacity and capability of the Philippine security forces, and the U.S.-Philippines bilateral relationship. The purpose of the report is to provide an authoritative and comprehensive account of a long-duration special operations mission to aid policymakers and military planners, as well as for use in professional military education."--Page iii.
Note Print version record.
Subject United States. Army. Special Forces.
United States. Army. Special Forces. (OCoLC)fst00535878
Terrorism -- Philippines -- Prevention.
Operation Enduring Freedom, 2001-
Counterinsurgency -- Philippines.
Transnational crime -- Prevention -- International cooperation.
Combined operations (Military science)
Philippines -- Strategic aspects -- 21st century.
United States -- Military relations -- Philippines.
Philippines -- Military relations -- United States.
Combined operations (Military science) (OCoLC)fst00868996
Counterinsurgency. (OCoLC)fst00881325
Military relations. (OCoLC)fst01353799
Strategic aspects of individual places. (OCoLC)fst01355062
Terrorism -- Prevention. (OCoLC)fst01148123
Philippines. (OCoLC)fst01205261
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Operation Enduring Freedom (2001-) (OCoLC)fst01754981
Chronological Term 2000-2099
Genre/Form Electronic book.
Electronic books.
Added Author Johnston, Patrick B., author.
Oak, Gillian S., author.
National Defense Research Institute (U.S.), issuing body.
Rand Corporation, publisher.
Added Title United States special operations forces in the Philippines, 2001-2014
Other Form: Print version: Robinson, Linda, 1962- U.S. Special Operations Forces in the Philippines, 2001-2014 0833092103 (OCoLC)946058949
ISBN 0833092103 (print)
9780833092106 (print)
Standard No. AU@ 000060835290
GBVCP 1008667323

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