Alliances and Security

Commonmutual interest that motivates them to

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Unformatted text preview: ly as an attack on all NATO invoked after 9/11 attacks Assisted the U.S. = mutual defense *collective defense – aggressor is outside *collective security – aggressor is inside NATO = historically unprecedented – duration and # of members. Endured and expanded after soviet threat has diminished Why would a state promise to fight someone else’s war? Common/mutual interest that motivates them to cooperate States have intere...
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This document was uploaded on 02/26/2014 for the course GOVT 006 at Georgetown.

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