in the aftermath
- In the aftermath of the terrible 11 September PDA staff and board
have written three new pieces, now available:
The Temptations of a Wider War
by Carl Conetta, PDA Briefing Memo #22, 28 September 2001.
What Justifies Military Intervention?
by Charles Knight, PDA Commentary, 27 September 2001.
Fear Itself: Hazards of Massive Retaliation
by Neta C. Crawford, PDA Guest Commentary, 14 September 2001.
We have also added new full text sources to the Asymmetric Warfare
Page <http://www.comw.org/rma/fulltext/asymmetric.html> and
the Terrorism and Counter-terrorism Page
of the RMA Debate Page.
The Quadrennial Defense Review is scheduled to be released 30
September 2001 and the QDR Page <http://www.comw.org/qdr/> will make
it available within hours of its release in electronic form by the
Office of the Secretary of Defense. Then, by the second week of
October, we will have a new edition of the QDR Page posted with
scores of new full text articles and documents on defense planning