Niels Klingenberg Vistisen

Niels Klingenberg Vistisen is currently  in Afghanistan as the political advisor in the Nahr-E Saraj district, Helmand province, since May 2011. He deployed in 2010 first as a major in ISAF Joint Command, Future Operations, and following this as the Chief Governance Planner in Regional Command South West until December 2010. Besides being an Army Officer, Niels Vistisen holds a masters degree in military history.

Could a conflict between Afghanistan and Pakistan lead to tactical nuclear weapon use?

Niels Vistisen argues that the command structure and focus in Afghanistan results in a missing operational level.