Colonel (Ret.) Scott Thein served in Iraq from September 2003 through March 2004 as the Division Artillery commander with the 82nd Airborne. He worked primarily at the provincial level and his area of operations was Al Anbar Province. One of the first things he sought to accomplish was to rebuild mosques and schools in an effort to provide "an immediate return and some immediate kind of reaction from the Sunnis where they felt we were helping them." Another challenge he faced was inadequate funds and stretching the money ...

Interview with Col (Ret.) Scott Thein 2013, Bibliogov

ISBN-13: 9781288535194

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