Tim Brinton


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在未来的数十年中,军事力量的重要程度将会减弱吗?的确,大规模国际战争的数目正在持续走低,发达民主国家之间兵戎相见的可能性较小,而许多问题也不大可能会令国家大打出手;但正如贝拉克·奥巴马在 2009 年领取诺贝尔和平奖时所说的那样:“我们必须首先承认这个严酷的事实:即此生我们无法根除暴力冲突。或独立行事、或协调一致的诸多国家,将会在某些时刻发现:使用武力不但是必须的,而且也是符合道义的。”


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