Beyond the Threshold of the 21st Century

de Grave, Frank
March 2002
NATO's Nations & Partners for Peace;2002, Vol. 47 Issue 1, p106
Comments on the efforts of the Ministry of Defense of the Netherlands in its war on terrorism. Characteristics of the warfare on the war on terrorism; Contribution of the Netherlands on international security; Challenges faced by the Dutch army.


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