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BGen Gregory Smith: "Operation 'Inherent Resolve' - Iraq 2017"

Operation 'INHERENT RESOLVE'  Iraq 2017: Observations on Contemporary Operations

Tuesday, May 23, 2017  Time: 12-1:00 pm
Robert Sutherland Hall, room 448 

 

Abstract

BGen Smith will describe anti-Islamic State operations in Iraq from the perspective of being the Chief of Staff of the Coalition's Land Component Headquarters from February to December 2016. In particular, he will offer his observations on contemporary warfare ‎through the lens of Iraq's actions against ISIS.

MGen Denis Thompson: "Promoting Peace and Security in the Sinai"

Promoting Peace and Security in the Sinai

Wednesday, April 5, 2017  Time: 12-1:00 pm
Robert Sutherland Hall, room 448 

 

Abstract

In March 2014, Major-General Denis Thompson assumed command of the Multinational Force and Observers (MFO), an independent international organization responsible for supervising the implementation of the security provisions of the 1979 Egyptian-Israeli Treaty for Peace.

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