The Reality Of Most Conflicts

3 Reality of a counter insurgency

1. army

  • often governments are without the financial resources to provide services that would restore legitimacy but they do have an army.

2. vested interest in status quo

  • often the concessions needed to restore legitimacy are tantamount to surrender.

3. will

  • the stakes are two high to risk defeat, death of self and family is certain.
Unless otherwise stated, the content of this page is licensed under Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 License