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Author Nordenman, Magnus, author

Title Enhancing the US-Swedish defense relationship : security and deterrence in the Baltic Sea Region / Magnus Nordenman
Edition Enhancing the United States-Swedish defense relationship
Published Washington, DC : Atlantic Council, Brent Scowcroft Center on International Security, 2016
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Description 1 online resource (9 pages) : color illustration, color photograph
Series Issue brief
Issue brief (Atlantic Council of the United States)
Contents Baltic Sea Regional Security Context -- Key Current and Future Capabilities in the Region (out to 2025): Current and Future Russian Capabilities in Northeast Europe: Air power -- Naval power -- A2/AD systems -- Current and Future NATO and Partner Country Capabilities in the Baltic Sea Region: Air Power -- Surface Warfare -- Sub-Surface Warfare -- Air and Missile Defense -- Long-Range Strike -- The US Role in Building Capabilities and Achieving Regional Cooperation -- Focus areas for cooperation with the US -- Key Initiatives to Enhance Capabilities and Achieve Regional Alignment: Building Capabilities: Sub-surface capabilities for the Baltic Sea -- Electronic warfare -- Air defense -- Cyber operations -- Resillient basing -- Aligning Capabilities and Capacities: Regional air domain capacity -- Regionalized air and missile defense (AMD) -- Enhancing Situational Awareness: Sensor capacity, domain picture sharing, data fusion, and targeting -- Intelligence sharing
Summary This issue brief focuses specifically on the US-Swedish defense and security relationship, and the opportunities for closer cooperation around a set of capabilities that would directly contribute to reinforced security, as well as enhanced regional cooperation. Key recommendations include a US role in deepening regional cooperation around sub-surface warfare capabilities, US support and participation in regional efforts to grow electronic warfare and air defense capacities, and US participation in increased regional information sharing and sensor fusion
Notes "October 26, 2016"--Table of contents page
Online resource; title from PDF caption (ACUS, viewed November 3, 2016)
Subject National security -- Baltic States -- International cooperation
Security, International -- International cooperation
Military policy.
Military readiness.
Military relations.
National security -- International cooperation.
Strategic aspects of individual places.
Baltic States -- Defenses -- 21st century
Baltic States -- Strategic aspects
Sweden -- Military policy -- 21st century
Sweden -- Military relations -- United States
United States -- Military relations -- Sweden
Baltic States.
United States.
Form Electronic book
Author Atlantic Council of the United States. Brent Scowcroft Center on International Security, publisher, issuing body
Other Titles Enhancing the U.S.-Swedish defense relationship