Ow Command and Control (C2) was executed during Operation Restore Hope (United Nations Operations in Somalia (UNOSOM I-II))

Based on the research question assignment in Week Two, the research paper should be no more and no fewer than 10 pages, not including the cover page, the reference list, and any appendices.

1. State your course research projectas specific research question.
To provide an in-depth analysis of how Command and Control (C2) was executed during Operation Restore Hope, United Nations Operations in Somalia (UNOSOM I-II), that led to the Battle of Mogadishu or a?Black Hawk Down.a?

2. State your course research projectas specific thesis statement
The intent of the research paper is to analyze how Command and Control was implemented during Operation Restore Hope, how C2 affected mission execution, and what lessons the US military learned from the result of Operation Restore Hope. The paper will also attempt to describe what portions of C2 during Operation Restore Hope failed and what was consider a successful application of Command and Control doctrine.

In my research paper I will use case studies, literature searches, articles, books, biographies and possibly documentaries to analyze the implementation of Command and Control during Operation Restore Hope. I will also attempt to explain how US Forces integrated, planned and executed Command and Control from the beginning of Operation Restore Hope to the end of UNOSOM II.

3. Provide a list of six references with at least two that are peer reviewed in the correct Turabian format.

Please also used the following reference: SOMALIA OPERATIONS: LESSONS LEARNED by KENNETH ALLARD, see upload documents.

Feel free to used other references that are more applicable to my topic, as long as two are peer reviewed

1992. Fact sheet: Somalia–Operation Restore Hope.U.S. Department Of State Dispatch 3, no. 51: 898. Academic Search Premier, EBSCOhost (accessed December 14, 2012).

1992. Update on Operation Restore Hope.U.S. Department Of State Dispatch 3, no. 51: 896. Academic Search Premier, EBSCOhost (accessed December 14, 2012).

1993. Operation Restore Hope.United Nations Chronicle 30, no. 1: 13. Academic Search Premier, EBSCOhost (accessed December 16, 2012).

Brannon, James R., and Vernon Lowrey. 1993. Somalia and operation restore hope.Engineer 23, no. 2: 22. Academic Search Premier, EBSCOhost (accessed December 15, 2012).

Dworken, Jonathan T. 1994. Rules of engagement: Lessons from Restore Hope.Military Review 74, no. 9: 26. Academic Search Premier, EBSCOhost (accessed December 16, 2012).