Winning the battles of innovation and adaptation

The increased number of modern-day engagements, in addition to their diversity and complexity, require that we develop operating methods and capacities that allow us to carry out a wide spectrum of possible missions.

French Armed Forces Photo
French paratroopers in 2014 specializing in guiding fighter jets to targets.
Christophe Balducchi
Published: Wednesday, 05/13/2015 12:00 am EDT
Last Updated: Wednesday, 05/13/2015 12:00 am EDT

As the world commemorates the 70th anniversary of VE Day and the upcoming centennial anniversary of the end of the First World War, the modern world should seem less dangerous than it was in the past. However, the level of danger in our world seems to remain high, with many forms of violence taking place in a world where the geographical boundaries of crises are losing their meaning.

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