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When the Enemy Is Everywhere: The Rise and Fall of the ‘Kill Box’ in US Military Strategy – Defense One

When the Enemy Is Everywhere: The Rise and Fall of the ‘Kill Box’ in US Military Strategy – Defense One

In laymen’s terms, “kill boxes” sound like torture devices. In military jargon, they are almost incomprehensible; as defined in the Department of Defense Dictionary, they are “a three-dimensional area reference that enables timely, effective coordination and control and facilitates rapid attacks.” But despite their ominous name and complicated technical definition, kill boxes are actually relatively simple in concept: They are three-dimensional cubes of space

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