How the Internet Changes Warfare

It helps decentralized defenders and it demoralizes attackers

Photo by Koshu Kunii on Unsplash

What we are witnessing in Ukraine is a change in warfare that Putin and his advisors probably didn’t anticipate. It is that the balance of communication in the kind of invasion that he has undertaken has shifted from advantage of the invaders to advantage of the defenders.



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Jim Mason

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