On “Preparing for the Next Big War”

On the heels of what Tango Seven-Six posted earlier, “The Army Has an Over Abundance of Headquarters,” here’s this from War on the Rocks, on what the nation must do to get ready for our next war— and there will be one. Not only will there be one, it might not be a war of convenience or of choice.

The authors, one a retired Army three-star, identify six gaps that have to be filled to achieve and sustain the readiness we need– precision munitions and advanced weaponry, platforms, troops, planning and adaptability, technology, and most importantly stamina.

What say you?

About vmijpp

VMIJPP hails from the star city of the south, Roanoke, Virginia. A 1989 graduate of the Virginia Military Institute, he is a retired artillery officer in the United States Marine Corps, with time in both the active and reserve sides. He served in Iraq in 2004, and in Afghanistan in 2009-2010. He joined the magnificent OPFOR.com as a guest blogger from the now defunct but never uninteresting Rule 308, where he denounced gun control and other aspects of tyranny, and proclaimed the greatness of the United States. When the sun set on OPFOR.com, he migrated here with Keydet1976 and the others.
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