625. Digitization is moving the forces toward joint interdependence.
626. Since the Gulf War the U.S. military has been developing digital information systems.
627. Many of these new systems can now talk across service boundaries.
628. This joint digital capability allowed small forces to do extraordinary things.
629. We should expect the services to be more interdependent as digitization proliferates.
630. Proxy War is good when it works.
631. The U.S. relied on proxy forces to win the campaign against the Taliban.
632. They did most of the fighting on the ground.
633. The precision firepower must be combined with ground forces.
634. This places the enemy on the horns of a dilemma.
635. In Afghanistan we saw the power of a truly joint air-ground attack.
636. A single form of attack would not have been as effective.
637. Joint strategic maneuver is critical.
638. The ground, air and sea-based forces must be able to move together.
639. Strategically deployable joint forces must be able to conduct operational and tactical maneuver.
640. This ground component must be able to fight a combined arms tactical fight.
641. Move against enemy fire across the deadly ground.
642. To completely destroy or capture the enemy.
Words and Expressions单词和短语
extraordinary a. 非凡的；特别的
interdependent a. 相互依赖的
digitization n. 数字化
proliferate vt. 扩散
the horns of a dilemma 左右为难的处境