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The Peacekeeping and Stability Operations Institute is committed to support the Peace and Stability Operations community with high quality publications developed through a disciplined approach to research and analysis that addresses USG and international policy-relevant issues at both the national / strategic level and in support of the US and multinational operational forces and interagency elements. Through our comprehensive publications program we look to provide visibility to the challenging Peace and Stability Operations issues facing the nation and the world and hopefully stimulate thought and analysis to come to recommendations and solutions to tough problems.

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August 1, 2008
The American Military Advisor: Dealing with Senior Foreign Officials in the Islamic World
The American Military Advisor: Dealing with Senior Foreign Officials in the Islamic World

Author: Michael J. Metrinko

This introductory paper concerns the role of the American military advisor. Military officers have
frequently been called upon to serve as advisors to foreign officials and to play seminal roles in the
political and development realms overseas.