Category targeted killing

New Ideas Required To Fight This Brand Of Terror

And, another POTUS and White House national security team, who are more concerned with polar bears than beheadings. RCP Conclusion: Few are optimistic about the near term, but these level-headed observers agree that a U.S.-led ground war would only add fuel to the raging fire. The only real strategy, Cronin and the others contend, is […]

Questions About The War On The Terrorists

Excerpts: The mission question is really two questions: Where do you want the intelligence community to focus its limited resources, and how do you want to deal with the terrorism issue, specifically? If you see the United States as a global power with global interests, then you want a global intelligence capability and a global […]

Aiding ISIS victims Without Helping The Jihadists Is A Difficult Tatsk

Excerpt: Still, in moving beyond the neutrality principle, Spirit of America presents a compelling alternative to the existing framework, which arguably sidesteps the moral hazard issue and may inadvertently make conflicts worse. Aiding ISIS victims without helping the jihadists is a difficult task Armin Rosen – February 11, 2015 http://www.businessinsider. com/how-to-help-isis-victims- without-aiding-the-jihadists- 2015-2 The rise […]

Why/How The CIA Killed Top Hezbollah Operative Imad Mughniyeh — ‘The Prince Of Darkness’

Why, And How The CIA Killed Top Hezbollah Operative Imad Mughniyeh — ‘The Prince Of Darkness’ http://www.fortunascorner.wordpress.com Matthew Levitt,writing in the February 9, 2015 edition of Politico Magazine, says the CIA’s assassination of Hezbollah operative Imad Mugniyeh in February 2008, was “payback for a generation, old blood debt. A team of CIA spotters in Damascus […]

Navy SEAL Who Killed Bin Laden Describes The Moment He Shot The al Qaeda Leader

Navy SEAL Who Killed Bin Laden Describes The Moment He Shot The al Qaeda Leader http://www.fortunascorner.wordpress.com Peter Foster, writing in the February 8, 2015 edition of The Daily Telegraph, National Post Wire Services, writes that “a U.S. Navy SEAL who claims to have fired the first shots that killed Osama bin Laden, has for the […]

Exposure: The Special Forces ‘Kill List’ ‘Tracked Using Mobiles’

ITV REPORT 8 February 2015 at 6:00am Exposure: The Special Forces ‘Kill List’ ‘Tracked Using Mobiles’ http://www.itv.com/news/2015- 02-08/exposure-ghkfshfsjkdfn/ Exposure looks at how special forces targeted, captured and killed insurgents during the Iraq and Afghanistan conflicts Exposure looks at how special forces targeted, captured and killed insurgents during the Iraq and Afghanistan conflicts Photo: ITV/Exposure Watch […]