Wrote three major policy papers for the Special Operations Forces and the U.S. Marines on the subjects of federalism and governance and an executive summary on civil-military operations. These policies legitimized three newly elected city councils and two mayors in Al Anbar province countering enemy influence and indirectly allowing a new approach in support of the Sons of Iraq efforts in Iraq.
LTC Sargis Sangari
Office of Secretary of Defense; authored Operation Collective Action; operationally supported CENTCOM; advised the Near East Affairs Iraq and Syria desk at The U.S. State Department; and briefed the National Security Counsel key staffers on strategic plans for the Near East Region; and provided strategic assessment white papers on the Middle East and South East Asia. NEC-SE has also provided a number of key reports, briefings, regional assessment reports, and white papers to our global partners to include Japan (Five Eyes) the Japanese Public Security Intelligence Agency, and Australia (Core-plus member nation of the National Military Bureaus).
NEC-SE has also supported Ravens Challenge ASEAN 2017 & 2018. The Mission of Ravens Challange is to build and Shape Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD), Counter Improvised Explosive Device (CIED), Countering Weapons of Mass Destruction (CWMD) and Counter-Terrorism Capacity Streams for Local, National, and Regional Clients and to Provide Multi-National Dynamic EOD, CIED, CWMD, and Counter-Terrorism Training, Collaboration, and Information Exchange Among Military, Police, Academia, and Private Agencies.