Accession Number:

ADA547237

Title:

Colombian Army Transformation and the Inflection Point of the Terrorist Groups

Descriptive Note:

Strategy research project

Corporate Author:

ARMY WAR COLL CARLISLE BARRACKS PA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2011-03-30

Pagination or Media Count:

32.0

Abstract:

The transformation process developed by the Colombian Army for its different structural components between the years 1998 and 2002 provides the fundamental basis for defeating terrorism, and producing a power imbalance in favor of the State. The Colombian Army knew that the challenges and threats were more and more difficult to address, and that the only way to advance was by integrating the following Enhanced flexibility to meet a changing and competitive environment new technology with improved capabilities and challenges improved skills and doctrine teamwork integrated strategic, operational and support processes logistics support, training, and counterinsurgency doctrine and a new renewal concept of Integral Action. With the transformation process almost done, now the commitment is to achieve the objectives of the Defense Policy and democratic security.

Subject Categories:

  • Military Forces and Organizations

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE