Dealing with the Threat of Cruise Missiles

Proflieration, Threats

Dealing with the Threat of Cruise Missiles

Many analysts and defense planners predict that the developing world will soon exploit the scientific, economic and social transformations that are contributing to a “revolution in military affairs” to develop significant quantities of land-attack cruise missiles.

Even worse, weak export controls could permit direct purchases of advanced cruise missiles from major industrial suppliers. If the use of large numbers of cruise missiles becomes widespread, the strategic consequences for international security could be profound.

Read More