Consult to official text of the far-reaching military blueprint at:
The National Defense Strategy of the United States of America, 18 March 2004 http://www.defenselink.mil/news/Mar2005/d20050318nds2.pdf
See also Global Research’s coverage of the new defense strategy:
Classified Pentagon Document: New Undeclared Arms Race: America’s Agenda for Global Military Domination, by Michel Chossudovsky, 17 March 2005, http://globalresearch.ca/articles/CHO503A.html (this article dated March 17, 2004 was published two days prior to the release of the declassified version of the NDS).
Pentagon Confirms That Unilateral Pre-emptive Strikes Are Now US Policy, by Evan Augustine Peterson III ACIL, March 2005, http://globalresearch.ca/articles/PET504A.html
Terrorism and the New National Defense Strategy of the US, by Adam Williams, 1 April 2005, http://globalresearch.ca/articles/WIL503A.html