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Lessons from Israel on Asymmetric Warfare

May 31, 2010

The wars that have characterized the last century were drawn-out asymmetric campaigns between states and non-state actors (semi-states or terrorist organizations). State armies were built – conceptually, organizationally and structurally – upon the premise that they would face other state armies. Conflicts of the modern era, however, are characterized by the dissolution of the state […]