Accession Number : ADA137261

Title :   Low Intensity Conflict. Volume 2. Appendices.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 2 Nov 82-27 Jul 83.


PDF Url : ADA137261

Report Date : 30 Jun 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 193

Abstract : Volume II provides a syllabus outline for low-intensity warfare curriculum and a proposed organization for Special Operation and Ranger Forces within the Army. In addition, the following critical aspects of low-intensity operations are described, in greater detail, in separate appendices: a conceptual overview of the nature of unconventional warfare; a description of the risks posed by Soviet proxy operations in low-intensity warfare; a description of the psychological operation the Army must be prepared to use in LIC; a discussion of the use of terrorism as a strategic tool of LIC; and a discussion of the technological demands of future LIC missions and the need for an improved system of research and development.

Descriptors :   *Unconventional warfare, *Limited warfare, Military doctrine, Doctrine, Land warfare, Guerrilla warfare, Terrorism, Psychological warfare, Army operations, Military strategy, Military tactics, Missions, Military organizations, Operational effectiveness, Army training

Subject Categories : Unconventional Warfare

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE