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  5. ISTAR IS A CRITICAL ELEMENT OF INFORMATION SUPERIORITY IN MODERN WARS AND CONFLICTS

ISTAR IS A CRITICAL ELEMENT OF INFORMATION SUPERIORITY IN MODERN WARS AND CONFLICTS

Yu.M. Pashuk, Yu.P. Sal’nik
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The analysis of modern wars and conflicts demonstrates that NATO nations employ ISTAR (Intelligence, Surveillance, Target Acquisition and Reconnaissance) in order to achieve information superiority. The article examines issues pertaining to concept of ISTAR, mission areas and principles of ISTAR that are urgent in the context of developing of effective military intelligence of Ukraine.
Keywords: information superiority, ISTAR, intelligence, surveillance, target acquisition, reconnaissance, intelligence cycle, principles of intelligence