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From strategic communication to sanctions: The European Union's approach to hybrid threats

Giumelli, F., Cusumano, E. & Besana, M., 29-Aug-2017, A Civil-Military Response to Hybrid Threats. Springer International Publishing, p. 145-167 23 p.

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Giumelli, F., Cusumano, E., & Besana, M. (2017). From strategic communication to sanctions: The European Union's approach to hybrid threats. In A Civil-Military Response to Hybrid Threats (pp. 145-167). Springer International Publishing. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-60798-6_8

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Giumelli, Francesco ; Cusumano, Eugenio ; Besana, Matteo. / From strategic communication to sanctions : The European Union's approach to hybrid threats. A Civil-Military Response to Hybrid Threats. Springer International Publishing, 2017. pp. 145-167

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Giumelli, F, Cusumano, E & Besana, M 2017, From strategic communication to sanctions: The European Union's approach to hybrid threats. in A Civil-Military Response to Hybrid Threats. Springer International Publishing, pp. 145-167. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-60798-6_8

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From strategic communication to sanctions : The European Union's approach to hybrid threats. / Giumelli, Francesco; Cusumano, Eugenio; Besana, Matteo.

A Civil-Military Response to Hybrid Threats. Springer International Publishing, 2017. p. 145-167.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterAcademicpeer-review

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Giumelli F, Cusumano E, Besana M. From strategic communication to sanctions: The European Union's approach to hybrid threats. In A Civil-Military Response to Hybrid Threats. Springer International Publishing. 2017. p. 145-167 https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-60798-6_8


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