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Extra resources for A Military Guide to Terrorism in the Twenty-First Century
Htm; Internet; accessed 19 April 2004. 1-19 A Military Guide to Terrorism in the Twenty-First Century 15 August 2005 Chart 1-3 consolidates the data from Figures 1-1 through 1-4 and reflects the growing trend of terrorist incidents since the 1970s. If you project out the actual statistics for the first 4 years of the decade of the 2000s to the end of December 2009, the total number of terrorist incidents for this first decade of the twenty-first century would be 300, with 92 of them involving the United States.
Media reporting and academic study have mainly focused on the terrorists’ goals and actions, which is precisely what the terrorist intends. This neglects the critical but less exciting topic of preparation and support operations. Significant effort and coordination is required to finance group operations, procure or manufacture weapons, conduct target surveillance and analysis, and deliver trained terrorists to the operational area. The need for dedicated support activities and resources on relatively simple operations are significant and increases the sophistication of plans and complexity of the target.
However, internal security forces can use terror to aid in repressing dissent, and intelligence or military organizations can perform acts of terror designed to further a state’s policy or diplomatic efforts abroad. S. forces. S. might exploit. S. interests both in a theater and as far abroad as their capabilities allow. S. homeland could be executed by state sponsored terrorist organizations or by paid domestic proxies. Three different ways that states can engage in the use of terror are: • Governmental or “State” terror • State involvement in terror • State sponsorship of terrorism Governmental or “State” Terror: This is sometimes referred to as “terror from above,” where a government terrorizes its own population to control or repress them.
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