All articles by Andy Oppenheimer

Andy Oppenheimer

Shock Tactics: Asymmetric Warfare

As the modern-day theatre changes beyond recognition so too do military tactics and objectives of established armies. In the light of a report published in November 2009 suggesting that the Iranian Revolutionary Guard’s naval force is now gearing itself towards asymmetric warfare, Andy Oppenheimer asks what technologies and operational strategies are being developed by manufacturers and governments, and how much more work needs to be done to defend against this evolving threat?