This time around, having weathered 2008, the army is fully prepared and savvy in guerrilla warfare.
He points out that in a full scale world war, guerrilla warfare, however romanticized and dramatic, is seldom relevant.
guerrilla warfare, according to author and historian Max Boot, "is the universal war of the weak."
a type of military action using small mobile irregular forces to carry out surprise tactics against hostile regular forces
Spanish 'skirmishing' + warfare
Wars fought with hit-and-run tactics by small groups against an invader or against an established government. (See counterinsurgency.)