The 2020 National Defense Authorization Act gives the U.S. military a budget twice as large as China’s and ten times larger than Russia. Experts have said this massive budget, however, is focused on the wrong weaponry, and the U.S. is going into 2020 at a military disadvantage. While the U.S. is still focused on planes, ships, and tanks, the rest of the world with Russia and China at the forefront are engaging in hybrid, technology, and underground warfare tactics. Armed with technology, information, and the internet, countries are fighting a new battle that takes down a target from the inside without anyone even noticing until it’s too late.
The Crossroads of Special Operations