Afganistans Local War. Building Local Defens forces by G.Jones

By G.Jones

Монография американского института по оборонным проблемам рассматривает практику строения вооруженной силы в Афганистане. Изучение вопроса начинается от времен, когда афганцы оказали действенное сопротивление британской регулярной армии в 19-м столетии. Отдельно излагается практика борьбы афганских повстанцев против Советской армии во время Афганской войны восьмидесятых годов 20-го века. К исследованию прилагается несколько статей по историисоветской военной силы новейшего времени, об участии советских войск в войне в Афганистане.

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It is likely that some tornadoes never reach a fully visible stage and thus are not reported. Just how many of these undocumented tornadoes occur annually is unknown (see chap. 11). THE APPEARANCE OF THE TORNADO A tornado can last from less than 10 seconds to more than 2 hours. In that time the funnel may vary in forward speed, direction, erratic movement, path width, path length, internal structure, wind speed, color, sound, dust and debris content, and altitude of the parent cloud base, and probably in ways we have not yet imagined.

Patterns were linked by a single concept, the multiple vortex tornado. They are visible in a few photographs from the igqos, but in general they do not show up well in still photographs. 9. Multiple-vortex tornadoes are not a new phenomenon, only a nlewly recognized one. They have been around as long as tornadoes have beern around, as the story below illustrates. A headline in the Chicago Tribune of May g, 1876,read "Cyclone Ravages City," and the accompanying story contained this vivid description of the tor:nadoas it moved away over Lake Michigan.

He moved a mobile home onto the lot. On Christmas Eve, just twenty-two days later, another tornado struck the trailer and killed him. Kathleen Gaines was just five days old when her home at Gainesville, Georgia, was torn apart by a tornado in 1903. Her father, Leon, arrived home to find Kathleen and her mother lying in a pool of water. , about to take his thirty-two-year-olddaughter, Kathleen, to her teaching job, when he saw a tornado approach. He raced to the house as it collapsed onto the family, killing Kathleen and her mother.

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