Q. Salami Slicing tactics sometimes seen in news are associated with?

[A] Acquisition of new territories.

[B] Hydraulic Fracturing

[C] Meat and poultry industry

[D] Diamond mining

Answer: A
  • Salami slicing is described as a strategy that involves the divide and conquer process of threats and alliances to overcome opposition and acquire new territories. 
  • The term was coined by Stalinist dictator Mátyás Rákosi during the 1940s. He used the term to justify the actions of the Hungarian Communist Party to grab complete power in Hungary.