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COG

GOST 7.67 Latin three-letter geocode for the Republic of the Congo. The code is used for transactions to and from Congolese bank accounts and for international shipping to the Congo. As with all GOST 7.67 codes, it is used primarily in Cyrillic alphabets.
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As Clausewitz states, the degree of unity formed by military forces and the geographical spaces in which they have to fight can create more than one COG. He advocates tracing multiple COGs back to a single one whenever possible.
The main contribution of this work is twofold: (1) to investigate an extremely low-cost method for determining the CoG, with minimum hardware and calibration requirements, with an accuracy suitable for many practical applications, and (2) to provide a comprehensive error analysis which is validated through experiments.
(5) The nature of these operations has meant that COG analysis often had to be applied more flexibly than the JMAP doctrine seemed to intend (for example, by being applied to nonadversarial actors within an area of operations).
Lawrence Freedman, professor of war studies at King's College London, put it thus: "First, countries, or indeed any political entities, or their armed forces, do not have COGs. As a metaphor, it encourages a search for some vital core that holds the enemy system together.
In line with this contention, some studies found that COG fixations benefit task performance.
According to the report, developed by creative advertising agency Wieden+Kennedy, the ad shows a cog rolling gently down a wooden plank, knocking into a larger cog.
By merging Pape's concept of coercion with Strange's COG definition and the JP 5-0 COG descriptions, this paper concludes that at the strategic level, there is usually a "will" COG that decides on policy and strategy and at least one "ability" COG that is the agency/entity responsible for the main strategic effort.
COG E-commerce takes care of everything clients need to trade on-line.
Focusing on the center of gravity (CoG) in both the nation and the insurgent group allows a way of analyzing and solving both the problem of an insurgent group and of an unstable nation that would allow the insurgent group to grow.