30 Jul '15, 11pm

USAR Security Cooperation: By: Benjamin Flosi The demands on the Active Component necessitates Security...

As much as the USAR can assist the military accomplish goals through its unique capabilities, the cost and availability of USAR units remain a critique of its usefulness. A standard belief exists, which maintains if there is an available active unit that can perform the task well enough, then why incur additional salary expenses by paying Reservists. While there is some truth to this, the Army can avoid additional costs by working closely with USAR training and financial planners to integrate USAR training objectives into SC operations. Thus, being able to use existing funding. Another common critique maintains it is difficult to use the USAR due to soldier availability, restrictive legal authorities, and difficulty mobilizing units. While this might have historically been accurate, recent developments changed the situation. A new authority, 12304b, gives the Global Combat...

Full article: http://smallwarsjournal.com/jrnl/art/usar-security-cooper...

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