Window Light- Soldiers participate in a field training exercise during a basic leadership course at the Yavoriv Combat Training Center in Yavoriv, Ukraine, on 11 July 2018. The instructors are 7th Army Training Command non-commissioned officers. Army photo by 1st Lt. Derrick Garner.
"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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