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dc.contributor.authorPetraeus, David H.
dc.date.accessioned2010-02-05T20:45:41Z
dc.date.available2010-02-05T20:45:41Z
dc.date.issued2010-01-19
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/1853/31862
dc.descriptionColonel Leslie Callahan Memorial Lecture presented on January 19, 2010, 2:30 PM in the Ferst Center for the Arts on the Georgia Tech Campus.en
dc.descriptionRuntime: 90:31
dc.description.abstractGeneral David H. Petraeus, as Commanding General, Multi-National Force-Iraq, led the surge in Iraq, where a change in tactics backed by an influx of about 30,000 additional U.S. service members seized the initiative from the insurgents. He assumed command of the United States Central Command in October 2008. He was commissioned in the Infantry upon graduation from the United States Military Academy in 1974. He has MPA and Ph.D. degrees in international relations from Princeton University’s Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairsen
dc.description.sponsorshipColonel Leslie Callahan, for whom the memorial endowment is named, joined the GT Industrial and Systems Engineering (ISYE) faculty in 1969 after a twenty-five year military career. A 1944 graduate of the US Military Academy, he earned his master’s degree (1951) and Ph.D. (1961) in electrical engineering from the University of Pennsylvania. He established the Callahan Endowment in 1993.en
dc.format.extent90:31
dc.language.isoen_USen
dc.publisherGeorgia Institute of Technologyen
dc.subjectCounterinsurgency
dc.subjectUnited States military operations in Afghanistan
dc.subjectUnited States military operations in Iraq
dc.subjectTaliban expansion
dc.subjectUnited States relations with Pakistan and Yemen
dc.subjectJune 2007 military surge in Iraq
dc.titleUpdate from the CENTCOM Commanderen
dc.typeLectureen
dc.typeVideoen
dc.contributor.corporatenameGeorgia Institute of Technology. Center for International Strategy, Technology, and Policy
dc.contributor.corporatenameGeorgia Institute of Technology. School of International Affairs
dc.contributor.corporatenameUnited States. Central Command


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