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US Army Special Ops commander lifts curtain on 2035 strategy | DefenseNews
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US Army Special Ops commander lifts curtain on 2035 strategy | DefenseNews

The head of U.S. Army Special Operations Command lifted the curtain on the command’s 2035 strategy and campaign plan that will be unveiled in an unclassified version in July.

Lt. Gen. Kenneth Tovo told Defense News after a speech on Wednesday at the Special Operations Forces Industry Conference that key to the strategy is acknowledging the need to figure out how to take all of the capabilities it has built — and become reliant on — over the last 15 years of war and move them into a more “competitive space” against near-peer adversaries.

The command foresees “a future largely dominated by gray zone conflicts where state and non-state actors execute campaigns that stay below the threshold of conventional war…

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