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The Politics of Military Operations from Vietnam to Ukraine

Sir Lawrence Freedman In Conversation With Kori Schake

61 mins watch time

Posted September 2022

History

Military command has been reconstructed and revolutionised since the Second World War by nuclear warfare, small-scale guerrilla land operations and cyber interference.  But in modern warfare, who is truly in command? The UK’s leading military historian explores the tension between political and military leadership from Vietnam to Ukraine today.