News | March 1, 2009

DTP-060: Operation Anaconda: Lessons for Joint Operations

By Richard L. Kugler, Michael Baranick, and Hans Binnendijk DTP-060

This study is not an official history of Anaconda but an analysis of lessons that can be learned from that battle and applied to future joint operations. This study’s intent is not to criticize, but instead to offer observations for joint operations, multinational operations, and expeditionary warfare in austere settings.