Organisation

Land Warfare Studies Centre

Acronym
LWSC

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Working paper

30 Jun 2013
124

This paper reviews the Australian Defence Force's media embedding program.

Executive summary

Like other Western military forces, the ADF has used deployments since Vietnam to develop appropriate mechanisms to support media access to its operations. The ADF’s advances in this regard, like...

Report

7 Aug 2012
269

Periodically the US military is host to a robust, heated, and sometimes painful debate on the future character of war. By contrast, the most striking thing about debate within the Australian Army is its near total absence. The Army, it appears, is unable...

Report

18 Oct 2011
125

This paper examines counterinsurgency from a commander's perspective, focusing on Australian operations in Uruzgan in the second half of 2009.

Success in counterinsurgency requires a careful balance between the ability to win the support of the people, and a finely honed close combat ability...

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