Department of Defense's Role in Foreign Assistance, Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Emerging Threats and Capabilities of the Committee on Armed Services, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fifteenth Congress, Second Session, July 11, 2018 [open pdf - 3MB]
This is the July 11, 2018 hearing on "Department of Defense's Role in Foreign Assistance" held before the U.S. House Subcommittee on Emerging Threats and Capabilities of the Committee on Armed Services. From the opening statement of Elise Stefanik: "As we approach year 18 of near constant combat, it is becoming increasingly difficult to see and realize long-term and sustainable progress in many regions. How do we ensure and measure regional and strategic effects on the battlefield that contribute to security and stability? What role does foreign assistance play? And what specific role should the Department of Defense play in support of USAID [United States Agency for International Development] and the State Department?" Statements, letters, and materials submitted for the record include those of the following: Melissa Dalton, Robert Jenkins, Jason Ladnier, Mark Mitchell, and Julien Schopp.
H.A.S.C. No. 115-115; House Armed Services Committee No. 115-115
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