Special Operations Forces
A video clip was shown of Admiral William McRaven speaking about special operations May 2, 2013.
Linda Robinson talked about the role and mission of special operation forces in Iraq and Afghanistan, and how they evolved to become the “go to” force for operations worldwide. She is the author of One Hundred Victories: Special Ops and the Future of American Warfare. Ms. Robinson responded to electronic communications and to telephone calls, including a special line for current or former members of special operation forces.
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Linda Robinson Senior Analyst RAND Corporation->International Policy
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