By Anthony H. Cordesman,Aram Nerguizian,Inout C. Popescu

Israel and Syria: the army stability and customers of War presents a close and present photograph of the army services of Israel and Syria, reflecting the alterations and classes of the Israel-Hezbollah conflict in 2006 and different fresh conflicts. It deals wide research, supported by means of tables and charts, at the tendencies in army spending, palms imports and expertise transfers, army manpower, guns, and orders of conflict. through going past army stability research, Cordesman examines the possible nature and result of a destiny conflict and the way the readiness, strength, strategies, and know-how on both sides might form its outcome.

Israel and Syria: the army stability and clients of War indicates how a perilous new clash among either countries could cripple all strides in strategic earnings and Israeli-Syrian international relations. nonetheless, peace negotiations would supply a more secure, extra effective dating. Israel and Syria have to contemplate the genuine nature in their army stability and the undermining impression to either countries in addition to the prices and dangers of any destiny clash. even supposing Syria does hold vital concepts when it comes to uneven and proxy conflicts, it'll fail in its try and recapture the Golan. whereas Israel could potentially win a destiny warfare, it can't make earnings from buying extra Syrian territory and a brand new conflict may create significant issues of its friends and in facing the Palestinians.

The probability of a brand new Israeli-Syrian clash is so critical that either side have to comprehend the real nature in their army stability, and the prices and dangers of any destiny clash. Israel and Syria: the army stability and customers of War exhibits how harmful a brand new clash may be, that neither aspect could make lasting strategic earnings from a destiny clash, and that peace negotiations provide a miles more secure and extra efficient alternative. It presents a close and present photograph of the army features of Israel and Syria, reflecting the alterations and classes of the Israel-Hezbollah battle in 2006 and different contemporary conflicts. Israel and Syria: the army stability and customers of War offers wide research, supported via tables and charts, at the developments in army spending, palms imports and know-how transfers, army manpower, guns, and orders of conflict. by way of going past army stability research, Cordesman examines the possible nature and result of a destiny struggle and the way the readiness, potential, strategies, and know-how on either side may form its outcome.

Show description

Read or Download Israel and Syria: The Military Balance and Prospects of War (Praeger Security International) PDF

Similar freedom & security books

The Bradley and How It Got That Way: Technology, Institutions, and the Problem of Mechanized Infantry in the United States Army: Technology, Institutions ... Army (Contributions in Military Studies)

The mechanized infantry is likely one of the least-studied parts of the U. S. Army's strive against fingers, and its such a lot visable piece of kit, the Bradley battling motor vehicle, is among the military's so much debatable items of apparatus. This examine lines the assumption of mechanized infantry from its roots within the early armored operations of global battle I, via its fruition in international struggle II, to its drastic transformation in keeping with the specter of a nuclear, organic, and chemical battlefield.

East German Foreign Intelligence: Myth, Reality and Controversy (Studies in Intelligence)

This edited ebook examines the East German international intelligence carrier (Hauptverwaltung Aufklärung, or HVA) as a ancient challenge, overlaying politics, scientific-technical and armed forces intelligence and counterintelligence. The members expand the normal view of East German international intelligence as driven by the inter-German clash to include its concentrating on of the United States, northern ecu and Scandinavian international locations, highlighting components that experience formerly got scant cognizance, like scientific-technical and armed forces intelligence.

Japanese Education since 1945: A Documentary Study

A examine of postwar schooling in Japan that is meant to make clear the improvement of jap academic coverage. significant academic files are incorporated, a few taken from files of the yankee profession forces and others being unique translations from jap sources.

Freedom, Feminism, and the State

Many feminists have believed that govt is the traditional best friend of the women's flow. in spite of the fact that, this booklet demonstrates that the other is right: executive has lengthy been an incredible oppressor of ladies and their rights. Feminism isn't really a brand new political strength; its origins will be traced again to the abolitionist flow prior to the Civil warfare.

Extra resources for Israel and Syria: The Military Balance and Prospects of War (Praeger Security International)

Sample text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.93 of 5 – based on 41 votes