ASYMMETRIC THREATS

Oana-Mihaela VLADU

Abstract


Abstract: “Asymmetry is as old as war. There have always been differences between opponents, which placed them into advantageous or disadvantageous positions, deciding the outcome of the battles/war/conflict. At a strategic level, these
differences led to what we call today “strategic asymmetry today”1. Present and future conflicts seem to be asymmetric.
Keywords: Asymmetric threats; terrorism; military conflicts; terrorist organizations.


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