Wikistrat Expert Col. (Ret) Norvell DeAtkine

Col. (Ret) Norvell DeAtkine

Consultant, Department of Defense

Colonel (ret) DeAtkine spent nearly 9 years of his 30 year military career in the Middle East as a military attache, student or political military officer. After retirement he taught for 18 years as the Middle East seminar director at the John F Kennedy Special Warfare Center and School.

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Biography

Colonel (Ret.) DeAtkine spent nearly nine years of his 30-year military career in the Middle East as a military attache, student or political military officer. After retirement he taught for 18 years as the Middle East seminar director at the John F Kennedy Special Warfare Center and School. Following his retirement from the JFK Center, Colonel DeAtkine held positions with the Defense Intelligence Agency, Iraqi Intelligence Cell and Marine Corps Cultural and Language Center. He has written a number of articles for various periodicals on primarily Middle Eastern military topics.

Wikistrat Analytic Community
Col. (ret) Norvell DeAtkine is a Senior Analyst in Wikistrat’s Analytic Community

Academic Qualifications:
M.A. Arab in History, American University of Beirut
B.S. in General Engineering, U.S. Military Academy

Areas of Expertise:
Middle East
Low intensity conflict

Website:
http://memoriesandreflections.wordpress.com

Contact:
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