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  8/31/2014, Elul 5, 5774

Ex-IAF Chief: Concept of 'Decisive Victory' Less Relevant Today


“David Ben-Gurion’s conceptual trinity of ‘deterrence’, ‘early warning’ and ‘decisive victory’ is no longer fully valid,” he explains.

“These concepts should no longer be used as the only or main criterion when evaluating military and political moves made in the context of the new situation.”