Lt. Gen. Douglas E. Lute quote
Lt. Gen. Douglas E. Lute, chief operations officer for the Joint Staff, Jan. 17, discussing an initiative to embed groups of interagency civilians - a State Department expert, an economics expert, a law and order expert - with brigades.

While they still work for an American chain of command, they are living, sleeping, fighting alongside their Iraqi host unit. Those advisors are embedded there 24/7.

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