ARMY Magazine June 2006 

Volume 56, Number 6

Listed below are selected articles and features of our June 2006 issue. To read all the articles in ARMY Magazine, join AUSA and get a subscription as part of your membership.

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 Front & Center

Some Relevant Wisdom
By Brig. Gen. Huba Wass de Czege, USA Ret.
Some thoughts on how to address changes in Army doctrine to meet today's world situation.

 Selected Features

CompanyCommand—Building Combat-Ready Teams: Company-Level Intelligence Preparation of the Battlefield
Company commanders discuss observation, assessment and acting on real time intelligence.

The Need for Enhanced Interoperability
By Gen. Bernard Thorette
The Chief of Staff of the French Army explains that interoperability is essential for coalitions to cope successfully with current and future security challenges.

Soldiers Already Know What is Right
By Maj. Gen. Daniel V. Wright
‘ … there is no ambiguity in the current Army policy or doctrine regarding proper treatment of detainees, in the war on terrorism or otherwise.’ Current Army doctrine and training specify treatment of detainees.



Washington Report

News Call

Soldier Armed

Historically Speaking


Last in Their Class: Custer, Pickett and the Goats of West Point
James S. Robbins

Jawbreaker—The Attack on bin Laden and Al-Qaeda: A Personal Account by the CIA’s Key Field Commander
Gary Berntsen and Ralph Pezzullo

The Man Who Would Be King: The First American in Afghanistan
Ben Macintyre

The Kite Runner
Khaled Hosseini

Soldier: The Memoirs of Matthew B. Ridgway
Gen. Matthew B. Ridgway, as told to Harold H. Martin

Confederate Emancipation: Southern Plans to Free and Arm Slaves During the Civil War
Bruce Levine