visiting Professor, King's College London

Counterinsurgency & War Studies

Lieutenant-General Jonathon Riley CB DSO PhD MA FRHistS

Former Deputy Commander of ISAF from 2007-2008


 

war studies

jonathon riley

Helmand

Helmand 2008

 

As a visiting professor in War Studies at King's College London, Lieutenant-General Jonathon Riley, together with Professor Theo Farrell, discuss the rise and fall of Counterinsurgency and the Afghanistan War, as part of the seminar series at the Department of War Studies.

Lieutnant Genral Jonathon Riley interview - Iraq

Kandahar Afghanistan

29 Oct 2008 at Governors Palace, Kandahar Afghanistan

The Three Star British General, Lieutenant General Riley, Deputy Commander of the International Security Assistance Force in Kabul, Afghanistan talks with The Canadian Brigadier General Denis Thompson, Commander of Task Force Kandahar during a meeting with Security Force at The Governors Palace in, Kandahar Afghanistan.

Joint Task Force Afghanistan (JTF-Afg) is Canada’s military contribution to Afghanistan.The Canadian Forces (CF) contribution in Afghanistan comprises over 2,500 soldiers, most of whom serve with JTF-Afg at Kandahar Airfield and Camp Nathan Smith, Canada’s Provincial Reconstruction Team (PRT), in Kandahar City. Additional personnel are assigned to various military headquarters, support bases, and civilian organizations.