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Little wars turn messy because of politics on the ground

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“The examination of war from an exclusively military perspective, isolated from its social and political context, leads to false conclusions and poor strategy.” That is the conclusion of Emile Simpson, a former infantry office in the Royal Gurkha Rifles, who served three tours of duty in Afghanistan, in his book, War From the Ground Up. The book has won extraordinary praise from the veteran...

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