The Future of Western Warfare: Coalitions and Capability Gaps; Strategic Insights, v. 10, Special issue (October 2011), 49-60. Topic: Global Trends and Future Warfare ; Part II: Technological and Doctrinal Innovation
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This paper starts by making the case for coalition warfare focusing on a core of states within the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO). Then goes on to discuss some of the capability shortfalls of European coalition partners. While technology is the most obvious capability gap, the author identifies less-noted shortfalls in strategy and law. Finally, the author discusses the implications in terms of the four futures presented in TSC.
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