ABSTRACT

Key Strategic Issues List 2018-2020   [open pdf - 1MB]

"The Department of Defense's enduring mission is to provide combatcredible military forces needed to deter war and protect the security of our nation. Should deterrence fail, the Joint Force is prepared to win. Reinforcing America's traditional tools of diplomacy, the Department provides military options to ensure the President and our diplomats negotiate from a position of strength. [...] This unclassified synopsis of the classified 2018 National Defense Strategy articulates our strategy to compete, deter, and win in this environment. The reemergence of long-term strategic competition, rapid dispersion of technologies, and new concepts of warfare and competition that span the entire spectrum of conflict require a Joint Force structured to match this reality."

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2018-08-14
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Army War College (U.S.). Strategic Studies Institute: https://ssi.armywarcollege.edu/
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