October 06, 2017

Army Prepares for Complex, Lethal Battlefields of the Future

By Paul Scharre

Source: National Defense Magazine

Journalist(s) Yasmin Tadjdeh

Tomorrow’s battlefields will be wrought with new adversaries, challenges and technologies, military leaders and experts have said.

In a recently released report, “The Operational Environment and the Changing Character of Future Warfare,” U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command officials outlined what warfare over the next few decades may look like. 

Between now and 2035, TRADOC expects that there will be an era of accelerated innovation. It will be a time where “adversaries can take advantage of new technologies, new doctrine and revised strategic concepts to effectively challenge U.S. military forces across multiple domains,” the report said.

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  • Paul Scharre

    Senior Fellow and Director, Technology and National Security Program

    Paul Scharre is a Senior Fellow and Director of the Technology and National Security Program at the Center for a New American Security. He is author of the forthcoming book, A...