Military Response to COVID-19: Advantages and Constraints

Author
Angelo Paolo L. Trias
Content Type
Commentary and Analysis
Institution
Centre for Non-Traditional Security Studies, S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
Abstract
Governments around the world are deploying their military forces to respond to COVID-19. Militaries can be helpful in responding to emergencies and disasters because of their organised and unique capabilities. But how can the military be useful in the fight against the coronavirus?
Topic
Health, United Nations, Military Affairs, COVID-19, Disaster Management
Political Geography
Global Focus