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By Bruce Hoffman

for fifty years, the U.S. has had ill-fated reports in successfully struggling with insurgencies. In counterinsurgency phrases, Vietnam and Iraq shape legs of a traditionally fraught triangle-with El Salvador supplying the connecting leg. In gentle of this background, the writer analyzes the place the USA has long gone improper in Iraq; what detailed demanding situations the clash offers to coalition forces deployed there; and what gentle either shed on destiny counterinsurgency making plans, operations, and requirements.

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