ИНТЕЛРОС > Vol. 1, No 3. 2010 > Weak States and Security Assistance
Derek S. Reveron
Given the large number of U.S. forces deployed around the world and the casualties sustained in Iraq and Afghanistan, it is easy to miss that the Services do much more than
engage in combat. On any given day, military engineers dig wells in East Africa, medical personnel provide vaccinations in Latin America, and special operations forces (SOF) mentor
militaries in Southeast Asia.