August 2007

Message from the Commandant of the Marine Corps

Volume 90, Issue 8

Marines,

The Long War is a multifaceted, generational struggle, and I believe Iraq and Afghanistan are only the opening battles. We do not know where we will fight next. To fulfill our mandate to be most ready when the Nation is least ready, we must be a "two-fisted" force that can fight both traditional and irregular warfare.

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R. R. Keene