Strategic Axes: A New Concept of Security and Defense

By Geraldine Cook
July 26, 2013

Since the Confederations Cup, Brazilian citizens have been experiencing a new and broader idea of security and defense, where the Armed Forces, especially the Army, have an important role in both physical safety and defense, which became known as strategic axes. They are composed of 12 actions that include the protecting a wide spectrum of structures and implementing additional precautionary activities.