Soldiers exit a UH-60L Black Hawk helicopter during training with Albanian special operations soldiers at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J., 15 August 2018. National Guard photo by Master Sgt. Mark C. Olsen.
"Small wars are operations undertaken under executive authority, wherein military force is combined with diplomatic pressure in the internal or external affairs of another state whose government is unstable, inadequate, or unsatisfactory for the preservation of life and of such interests as are determined by the foreign policy of our Nation."
-- Small Wars Manual, 1940
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