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Shaping the Future of Counterinsurgency Warfare
by noteworthy at 7:08 am EST, Mar 15, 2006

Anthony Cordesman delivered a talk at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace entitled “Rethinking the Challenge of Counterinsurgency Warfare,” November 7. Among the topics covered were:

* The complexity and instability of operations, and the need for time and patience
* Knowing when to "play" and when "not to play"
* The need to plan for complexity and cost
* Focus on the desired outcome of war, not simply the battle situation
* Understanding the state of the enemy, as well as our own vulnerabilities
* Utilizing the full spectrums of options, both military and political

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