Unconventional Warfare Definition - MilitaryDictionary.org
Term Source: JP 3-05 (Special Operations) ?
1.) Activities conducted to enable a resistance movement or insurgency to coerce, disrupt, or overthrow a government or occupying power by operating through or with an underground, auxiliary, and guerrilla force in a denied area.
- also called UW
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Term Classification: operations
Department of Defence, Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms
Term sourced from JP 3-05: Special Operations, updated July 2014 View source document
This term is marked as active and was last updated in 2015
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