Cross-Cultural Coaching for US troops in Iraq

Contact us now for an accurate quote within 1 hour: 01460 279900 Email us

iraq crosscultural training

US officials say the military is transforming to meet the changing face of war in Iraq and Afghanistan. BBC Arabic’s Roula Ayoubi reports on a new “cultural training” programme to improve US soldiers’ skills in dealing with local people.

“Assalamu alaykum, Ahlan wa sahlan, welcome.” With these words, Iraqi sheikhs greet a group of marines in a narrow room at the beginning of a training session.

The class is part of “Mojave Viper”, a new pre-deployment cultural training course established to prepare US forces for what the military calls “irregular warfare” in Iraq.

The meeting starts with a prayer suggested by the group’s Iraqi interpreter, who wears a marine uniform.

Read more: Iraq 

Achieve Your Global Potential

Get in touch with us now with your requirements and we guarantee we will be in touch within the hour. Ring us on 01460 279900 or drop us a message.

Email us