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  • The ORE consists of a series of war games in which the platoon is pitted against an opposing force of "enemy" soldiers attempting to thwart its mission.†   (source)
  • Meanwhile way out here they were putting troops in trenches for nuclear war games.†   (source)
  • Why must men involve me in their stupid war games?†   (source)
  • We played war games.†   (source)
  • The war games of Nephilim and Dark Ones are too rich for our blood.†   (source)
  • Remember, we have war games after dinner.†   (source)
  • Planning for the war game began in earnest in the summer of 2000.†   (source)
  • Percy, you must've done war games before.†   (source)
  • It was the largest and most expensive war game thus far in history.†   (source)
  • A bigger cheer went up—for the war games and for dinner.†   (source)
  • Some would say that it was an artifact of the particular way war games are run.†   (source)
  • I have a feeling tonight's war games are going to be interesting.†   (source)
  • Sometimes we do chariots and gladiator competitions, sometimes war games.†   (source)
  • All of this ran through Frank's head as he walked with Hazel and Percy to the war games.†   (source)
  • We can discuss strategies for the war games.†   (source)
  • War games had deteriorated into "beat up the Fifth."†   (source)
  • He'd done okay during the war games, but this was real.†   (source)
  • You'd be surprised what you can learn in the war games.†   (source)
  • AS HE MARCHED TO THE WAR GAMES, Frank replayed the day in his mind.†   (source)
  • War games.†   (source)
  • When something's going on—you know, a war game, tracking another sub, like that—I am the skipper.†   (source)
  • A week earlier, she had participated in the NATO war game NIFTY DOLPHIN, which had been postponed several days because the worst North Atlantic weather in twenty years had delayed other ships detailed to it.†   (source)
  • The earth swallowed the Field of Mars, obliterating every trace of forts and trenches from the war games.†   (source)
  • She missed dinners in the mess hall, with wind spirits whisking platters through the air and legionnaires joking about the war games.†   (source)
  • Or maybe Greenland was just a delicate piece of war-gaming played in a well-heated room in some defense institute, with hazelnut coffee and croissants.†   (source)
  • He was even suspected of sabotaging a siege engine and getting his own centurion killed during the war games.†   (source)
  • The Pentagon was in the earliest stages of planning for a war game that they were calling Millennium Challenge '02.†   (source)
  • On the opening day of the war game, Blue Team poured tens of thousands of troops into the Persian Gulf.†   (source)
  • "The Operational Net Assessment was a tool that was supposed to allow us to see all, know all," Major General Dean Cash, one of the senior JFCOM officials involved in the war game, admitted afterward.†   (source)
  • All those things we looked at very comprehensively," the commander of JFCOM, General William F. Kernan, told reporters in a Pentagon press briefing after the war game was over.†   (source)
  • In war game parlance, the United States and its allies are always known as Blue Team, and the enemy is always known as Red Team, and JFCOM generated comprehensive portfolios for each team, covering everything they would be expected to know about their own forces and their adversary's forces.†   (source)
  • Then they took a group of traders from Wall Street across New York Harbor to the military base on Governor's Island and played war games on computers.†   (source)
  • The war games required them to make decisive, rapid-fire decisions under conditions of high pressure and with limited information, which is, of course, what they did all day at work.†   (source)
  • "War games tonight," Hazel said.†   (source)
  • Never in a million years had he thought his grandmother would need rescuing, but now he started running combat scenarios in his mind—the way he had back at camp during the war games.†   (source)
  • Hazel tried to settle her stomach by thinking of pleasant things—the euphoria she'd felt last night when they'd won the war games, riding Hannibal into the enemy keep, Frank's sudden transformation into a leader.†   (source)
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