At about this period Mr Boffin had become profoundly interested in the fortunes of a great military leader
known to him as Bully Sawyers, but perhaps better known to fame and easier of identification by the classical student, under the less Britannic name of Belisarius.
The imbecility of her military leaders
abroad, and the fatal want of energy in her councils at home, had lowered the character of Great Britain from the proud elevation on which it had been placed by the talents and enterprise of her former warriors and statesmen.
Among them Mehevi moved with an easy air of superiority which was not to be mistaken; and he whom I had only looked at as the hospitable host of the Ti, and one of the military leaders
of the tribe, now assumed in my eyes the dignity of royal station.
The Sudanese military leader
also met with Egyptian Army Chief-of-Staff Mohamed Farid.
He particularly asked for books on or by men like Fidel Castro and the great Argentinian revolutionary and military leader
Eliot Cohen argues that, in practice for democracies, there is subjective control of the military aligned with the principle of civilian control--what he calls "an unequal dialogue" between the head of state and the most senior uniformed military leader
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If, during the dialogue, the military leader
assesses the ends of policy are not achievable with the resources provided, including time, then he or she is obligated to provide updated military advice.
"His elevation to this position also hold itself to the fact that we needed a military leader
who could give candid and sincere advice to enable us to tackle threats from terrorism and other external sources," he said.
This perspective on the military leader
's expert knowledge does not suggest that military leaders
are always right and civilian leaders are always wrong in matters of war; rather, it suggests that close and continuous dialogue between military and civilian leaders is required to ensure strategic success.
All the leaders were male because we could not approach any female military leader
except the doctors who were not appropriate for this study due to their nature of job consequently no female leader was selected from business world also for similarity.
ISLAMABAD (TAP) - Pakistan's government is asking the Supreme Court to try the former military leader
Pervez Musharraf on treason charges.
Reuters A court in Benghazi has authorised the questioning of the National Transitional Council, NTC, ex interim president Mustafa Abdul-Jalil over the circumstances of the death of general Abdel Fattah Younes, the military leader
of Libyan anti-Gaddafi insurgents, who was killed in a mysterious attack in July last year.