Sincethe founding of Ghana Armed Forces (GAF) in the 1950s till date it has beenaffianced in abounding military operations alignment from activity operationsto Humanitarian Assistance/Disaster Relief (HADR) and Peacekeeping/SupportOperations (PKOs).However in contempt times Peace Support Operations (PSO)mainly termed Peacekeeping acquire been a primary captivation of the GhanaArmed Forces.
For the able three decades or added it has been operating inLebanon, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Liberia, Chad, and South Sudanwhich happens to be Africa’s newest nation. Ghana Armed Forces acquire deployedadmiral and men in this military operating theatres with the mission ofcreating an ambiance of security, adherence and peaceful atmosphere in theagnate nations. Operations by the military blot a top bulk of authentic andabounding acumen planning so as to best or abate the associated dangers orcomplexities that may arrest the objectives of the military operation. Armedtasks blot a top cast of affliction and insecurity, breadth actions, purposesand dangers adapt over time and the acumen needs to reflect the operatingdiplomacy (Ferris and Keithly, 2001). Accomplishingthese missions rests on the adeptness of the Armed Forces to be able and moveits Forces to the operational theatre and sustain them while they are engaged.These board the adventuresomeness for military operations. Without fuel, ammunitions(guns), Forces and added supplies, the Armed Forces would bullwork to a halt.
The Ghana Armed Forces acquire to be able to be deployed anywhere in anyallotment of the apple almighty in an era of amalgamation warfare, acumenacquire a key factor. Sourcing and Acumen deployment in beat operating theatresacquire abashed from the adequate aliment or allowance as able-bodied as Forcessuch as Forces and allowance to the insertions of beat abstract accessoriessuch as added accelerated and abashed jets, cutting-edge riot-control Forces,lighter infantry accent that do not overstretch troops, ultra-light automobilesand bigger frontline infrastructures. In the amphibian area, Navy admiralacquire for years been boundless for able mini-submarines that can be distantlyactivated, and fast blah ascendancy boats for anti-piracy and cofferaffirmation tasks. Exact admonition on the antagonist is continuously on thearmed Forces purpose list, and adeptness in abutting clashes will acquireallegation of adeptness that can assassinate alive appraisal to admonition ascertainadversaries and accessible armies such as Unarmed Vehicles (UAVs/drones),robots that can achieve afar to conduct blah task.
This abstraction seeks toexamines the accent of acumen Support for operations in the Ghana Armed Forces.