The most likely battlefields of the future will be cities and slums, according to U.S. Marine Corp Commandant Gen. Charles C. Krulak. "By 2010, 70% of the world's population will live in cities and urban slums within 300 miles of a coastline," he said at a conference here. "The national security challenges facing the United States in the next century will not be like those of yesterday or even today. Few sandlot strongmen are going to jerk Uncle Sam's beard and invite us to a ...


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