Mobutu Seizes Power in the DRC
In a bloodless coup, Joseph Mobutu takes control of the country and rules for over 30 years. He is overthrown in 1997.
Read about it in the Foreign Affairs Archive
The New Middle East: Part II
With Gideon Rose, Dan Byman, Cyrus Amir-Mokri, and Hamid Biglari
For our nation’s brave warfighters, situational awareness is vital to mission success. It saves lives. The US military’s Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (C4ISR) systems are essential in providing critical intelligence to military leaders and operations. Unfortunately, many of these legacy systems can be inefficient, susceptible to threats, and offering a less than complete view of the full picture. Stovepiped systems produce isolated pieces of intelligence. This makes it challenging and often times impossible to collect, analyze, and communicate critical threat and operations information, or assess the current battlefield environment. But what if individual pieces were designed as part of an enterprise system from the start? Enter Booz Allen Hamilton’s Integrated C4ISR through Enterprise Integration approach.Learn More