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Numbers Matter

By Commander Brad Alaniz, U.S. Navy
August 2019
The Navy’s current fleet design is the opposite of what would be required to defeat a peer adversary.
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2019 Coast Guard Academy Conference

Thursday, 12 September 2019
A Conversation with General John Kelly, featuring Gen. John F. Kelly, USMC (Ret.), in a conversation moderated by ADM Thad W. Allen, USCG (Ret.).

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