Vulnerability increases once more after this last

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Vulnerability increases once more. After this last hurdle is cleared, the insurgent is no longer vulnerable.
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VULNERABILITY OF THE INSURGENT IN THE SHORTCUT PATTERN Vulnerability also to be known as exposure. In the case when the insurgent has chosen to follow the bourgeois- nationalist pattern, his vulnerability starts from a lower level since his action is clandestine at the outset. It climbs rapidly because of the danger of inherent in terrorism, which the normal police force may be able to supress if it has not been planned and conducted on a sufficient scale. The insurgents who needs publicity above everything else at this stage, is also at the mercy of tight prompt censorship. However, surprise plays in his favour, and he can count on the fact that the counterinsurgent’s reactions is never immediate. If the insurgent has survived the first few days of blind terrorism, his vulnerability decreases.
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It soon rises again because the fool power of the counterinsurgent begins to be mobilized against him: the armed forces particularly went into action much sooner than in the orthodox pattern. Vulnerability goes up to a new height. If the insurgent survives, it decrease progressively. When the insurgent reaches STEP 3 (guerrilla warfare) and re-joins the orthodox pattern, he is less vulnerable than he would have been had he chosen the orthodox patter at the start, because he has already successfully withstood the full impact of the counterinsurgent reactions.
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