Tag Archives: army

North Korea- Threat Profile

Although the alliance has changed substantially since its Cold War origins, it is still grounded in protecting the ROK from DPRK attacks or invasion. While most U.S. Cold War adversaries have abandoned communism, or in the case of the PRC … Continue reading

Posted in International Relations, Korea, Pacific Asia, Security Studies | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Origin of the U.S.- South Korea Alliance

The U.S. military was involved in Korea before the founding of the ROK itself, and was instrumental in shaping the early ROK government. After the Pacific War against Japan, the United States took control over the southern half of the … Continue reading

Posted in International Relations, Korea, Pacific Asia, Security Studies | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

My summer at the Army War College- Meeting interesting people

As I am close to finishing my summer at the Army War College, just one week left, it seemed like time to just briefly list some of my highlights from the summer. Once it is finished I will write up … Continue reading

Posted in Security Studies, Student Life, Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

On Army Doctrine

As I spend my summer at the U.S. Army War College I have read hundreds of pages of Army Doctrine- something that even the people who write it and work on it consider boring. ┬áHere at the War College they … Continue reading

Posted in General, Security Studies | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The U.S. Army War College: My Summer Internship so Far

I am spending the summer between my first and second year of graduate school as an intern at the U.S. Army War College. ┬áThe War College hosts colonels who have been specially selected for the 1 year masters program at … Continue reading

Posted in Student Life, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment