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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Actions taken by a government to defeat revolts.

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  • What accounts for this pattern of outcomes in counterinsurgency (COIN) wars?
  • But I do think that the idea of a long-term counterinsurgency strategy working in
  • Everything from great-power war to elective support to counterinsurgency is on the table.
  • I have a Guardian item up about our reliance on airstrikes in counterinsurgency situations. for more
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