The War for Kosovo: Serbia's Political-Military Strategy

@article{Posen2000TheWF,
  title={The War for Kosovo: Serbia's Political-Military Strategy},
  author={Barry r. Posen},
  journal={International Security},
  year={2000},
  volume={24},
  pages={39-84}
}
  • Barry r. Posen
  • Published 2000
  • Political Science
  • International Security
  • Why did Slobodan Milosevic decide he would rather aght the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) than agree to the Rambouillet formula for Kosovo? Why did he agree to settle the war on June 3, 1999, after some eleven weeks of NATO bombing? This article examines these two questions through the lens of strategy. First, I argue that Milosevic probably had a political-military strategy for his confrontation with NATO; he had a plausible theory of victory or at least of partial success… CONTINUE READING
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