The Active Denial System. A Revolutionary, Non-lethal Weapon for Today's Battlefield

  title={The Active Denial System. A Revolutionary, Non-lethal Weapon for Today's Battlefield},
  author={Susan D. Levine},
Abstract : Since the end of the Cold War, U.S. Armed Forces have participated in many operations that combine military operations against combatants in situations where the civilian population is at risk. Such complex operations, as they are now called, necessarily place troops in close contact with local civilians?and sometimes in confrontations that lead to violence. Use of force against civilians can create local tensions that undermine efforts to rebuild a society and, thanks to the… 

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