IED is Not the Key Threat We Face in the Future, According to Defence IQ Readers

Tags: IED

As some people begin to question the need for the Joint IED Defeat Organization (JIEDDO) beyond the 2014 withdrawal from Afghanistan, Defence IQ was interested to get a view on the matter. Will the IED remain a key threat – the key threat – to military forces over the next decade? Or would protection against the roadside bomb be a symptom of next-war-itus? Recently Lt. Gen. Michael Barbero, director of JIEDDO, was speaking in front of an audience in Washington, discussing the lon...