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By ThinkProgress on July 3, 2007 at 9:43 am

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Noah Shachtman notes that some in the Army have decided that the US military has the whole counterinsurgency routine down pat and needs to refocus its efforts on conventional war fighting. The enemy, I guess, would be North Korea, though even in this eventuality the post-war management of DPRK territory would seem to be a substantially more challenging task than defeating North Korea’s large army of starving people using obsolete equipment.

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