But FM 100-20/AFP 3-20 was by that time obsolete and effectively worthless in the context of failed states and unilateral interventionary operations. It became clear that the manual required revision. ... astability operationsa was the preferred leitmotif in the early 1970s when counterinsurgency was replaced by internal defense and development. ... The 1967 edition of FM 31 -21, Stability Operations: US.
|Title||:||Marine Corps University Journal: Volume 2, Number1|
|Publisher||:||Government Printing Office -|