This past week, these new brigades—Zawiyah, Tripoli, and Gharayan—demonstrated the fruits of this tactic.
Actually, more sanctions won't be coupled with anything once the tactic of sanctions have failed.
But the tactic that wins him the nomination may well be what kills him strategically in the general election.
1766, from Modern Latin tactica, from Greek taktike (tekhne) "(art of) arrangement," from fem. of taktikos (see tactics). Earlier it meant "a tactician" (1630s), and was in use as an adjective meaning "tactical" (c.1600).