Authors

Roy Godson

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Newer, fragile states often lack the police, administrative, and economic resources needed to govern effectively, and many cannot provide basic goods and services to significant sectors of their population. The vacuum inside these states is being filled by armed groups and political movements that are growing in both numbers and capability. The global competition for power, influence, and legitimacy leads to struggles for control of populations, territory, and resources.

Publication Date

12-2012

Publisher

United States Naval War College Center on Irregular Warfare and Armed Groups

City

Newport

Keywords

Globalization, Military Assistance, Intelligence Service, Rule of Law, Center on Irregular Warfare and Armed Groups

Operationalizing Intelligence Dominance

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