Is US Cyber Command preparing to become the 6th branch of the military?

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"NSA (like GCHQ in the UK) is primarily a strategic intelligence gathering agency and, whilst that [inevitably] provides technical expertise and accesses that are essential for the sort of military functions that Cybercom will undertake, ultimately the latter is a war-fighting command and the two functions don't always mix well," Lawson said.