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This is a paradox of Western counterinsurgency operations, and has been a topic of discussion and debate in the West. For the last twenty ...
It focuses on militant attacks and counterinsurgency measures, civilian and ... The report details a surge in counterinsurgency measures by the ...

This is a paradox of Western counterinsurgency operations, and has been a topic of discussion and debate in the West. For the last twenty ...
Editor's Note: insurgencies have plagued India throughout its modern history, and several remain active today. Until recently, it seemed that the ...
As pointed out earlier in The Diplomat, UCAVs are unlikely to be strategically decisive in urban counterinsurgency. Their main utility will be in ...
And the effectiveness of orders in the Nigerian military has been brought to our attention once more, in the ongoing counter-insurgency ...

soldiers and police special counterinsurgency forces surrounded a neighbourhood in Sopore town, 45km northwest of the main city of Srinagar ...
The original plans to set up a counter-insurgency unit to train soldiers came about following the government response to the Mizo militancy in ...
FM 3-24, counterinsurgency does not even raise the possibility of such long tours. The military and counterinsurgency community understand ...
The Embraer Super Tucano is said to be a light attack aircraft designed for counter-insurgency, close air support, and aerial reconnaissance ...
The Nigerian Defence Headquarters (DHQ) has condemned the analyses and discourse of the United States State Department report on ...
The Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has deployed its personnel on some liberated communities and University of ...
At least 1,232 IEDs have been recovered by security forces in different pockets of Bastar from 2010 to 30 June this year, as per the figures of the ...
Bijbehara: When a team of Indian army soldiers started frisking pedestrians and checking vehicles plying on the road on Monday in Bijbehara ...
By . | Publish Date: Jul 16 2017 1:11PMThe Civilian Joint Task Force wants hunters to join in counter insurgency campaign in Borno. facebook · twitter · goolge ...
Brigadier Sanjive Kumar Singh, a third-generation infantryman and a popular figure in Chandigarh, looks back with satisfaction at a career of ...
The Jammu and Kashmir government has increased ex-gratia relief to kin of policemen killed in the counter insurgency operations in the ...

The United States first took on counterinsurgency, known by its military acronym COIN, in the 1960s out of fear that the Soviet Union was ...
"The NAF, in recent times, has stepped up its counterinsurgency operations to further decimate the ability of Boko Haram terrorists (BHTs) in ...
First, the Philippine government received substantial US support for its counterterror and counterinsurgency campaigns during the global war on terror.
To say that there are no extra-judicial killings in the country, whether perpetrated through counter-insurgency programs or through the war on drugs, is covering up State accountability when its official policies sanctioned the sufferings of the poor ...
The RR, a formidable Counter insurgency Force, has won many laurels in the operations. In addition to fulfilling its primary mandate of securing the Nation, the Force has also conducted several softer measures to win hearts and minds of the people- a ...
The reason this surge will fail like the ones before it is because the United States military insists on a cookie-cutter approach to counterinsurgency, both in how it mans the mission and in the 'solution' we have laid out for the Afghans. Both are ...
Prior to this moment, when insurgents besmirched Nigerian troops on the battlefield of counter-insurgency, Nigerians decried the sophistry of terrorists' weapons against Nigerian military.
Looking beyond counter-insurgency efforts, tough talk about North Korea raises the specter of fighting in that bumpy peninsula.
He is the subject of two ICC arrest warrants, issued in 2009 and 2010, related to his alleged role in Sudan's abusive counterinsurgency campaign in Darfur. The charges are for genocide, crimes against humanity and war crimes. However, Momani, who is ...
Prior to this moment, when insurgents besmirched Nigerian troops on the battlefield of counter-insurgency, Nigerians decried the sophistry of terrorists' weapons against Nigerian military.
militants had attacked the residence of a deputy superintendent of police with the counter-insurgency Special Operations Group in south Kashmir's Shopian on January 5. They ransacked the house after failing to find the officer but did not harm his ...
Srinagar: The Central Reserve police Force (CRPF) is likely to become a key player in counterinsurgency (CI) operations, a leap from the secondary role of securing law and order during such operations, a senior CRPF official told Kashmir Reader ...
It is obvious that the acts of harassments in the form of inquiry and investigation, and surveillance on Goingo, shows that the military targets student journalists in forwarding the government's fascist counter-insurgency scheme," the group said in a ...
Although U.S.-led coalition forces abandoned their combat mission in Afghanistan in December 2015, they still maintain considerable airpower in the country -- along with 13,000 ground troops -- to support the government's counter-insurgency efforts.
After the stunning success of Vietnam '65 (81 score on Metacritic and 85 user's review score on steam), the counter-insurgency gaming system created by Johan Nagel is back in a new setting, with a new look and with a monumental list of new features.
It is a misplaced expectation that the CRPF can perform like a paramilitary force with short orientation training at counter-insurgency schools. A police force can never become a paramilitary force, fallacious pretentiousness notwithstanding. The ...
In the years just prior to the war in Vietnam and decades before the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, Fort Lewis and Washington state were home to the army's first large-scale experiments in counterinsurgency warfare. Between 1962 and 1965 the Army used ...
... government in Iraq (8 April 2003), Centcom has continued to provide security to the new freely-elected governments in those countries, conducting counterinsurgency operations and assisting host nation security forces to provide for their own defense.".
Mr. Noriega was one of Washington's favorites as early as the 1950s when he was an army officer aiding the Central Intelligence Agency with counterinsurgency tips. What Mr. Noriega really embraced was psychological operations, which helped him ...
The military calls its crackdown on the Muslim minority a lawful counterinsurgency operation to defend the country and has denied the allegations.
This insurgency and counter-insurgency (COIN) is being waged by three distinct Actors: the government of Nigeria, Boko Haram, and the Civilian Joint Task Force (CJTF).
During the exercise, an Indian infantry battalion called Ekta Shakti of the Punjab Regiment and its counterpart, Durga Buksh Battalion from the Nepalese army, shared their experiences of various counter insurgency operations in their respective countries.
The work of Bernard Fall converges with two contemporary events, one recent and one soon to commence. Fredrik Logevall's spirited New York Times Op-Ed reminded readers, on the fiftieth anniversary of Fall's death, that studying Fall merits the effort ...
"The Oplan Kapayapaan, a counter-insurgency program of the Philippine government, farmer-members of CFA became usual targets of various human rights violations perpetrated by elements of armed forces of The Philippines (AFP) and para-military ...
Small, inexpensive, easy to operate combat aircraft with precision strike capability and long loiter times to provide close air support.
During the exercise, an Indian infantry battalion called Ekta Shakti of the Punjab Regiment and its counterpart, Durga Buksh Battalion from the Nepalese army, shared their experiences of various counter insurgency operations in their respective countries.
(FPRI) - By the time Col. H.R. McMaster led elements of his 3rd Armored Cavalry Regiment (3rd ACR) into northern Iraq's Nineveh (Ninewa) Province in May of 2005, he had already established a reputation within the army as a highly-respected and ...
The Indian Army is currently engaged in or has just concluded four separate exercises with the armies of Nepal, Oman, Singapore and the U.S.
K Appa Rao said central armed paramilitary forces like CRPF, BSF and certain elite forces of the army, such as Rashtriya rifles and Assam Rifles were using imported AK-47 rifles in counter insurgency operations and extremist violence. Stay updated on ...
Egypt Struggles to Counter insurgency in Sinai. March 18, 2017 3:39 PM. Noor Zahid. Mohamed Elshinnawi. FILE - An Egyptian Army soldier looks on from his postion at a checkpoint in el-Arish city, the troubled northern part of the Sinai Peninsula, July ...
He also participated in Operation Parakram in 2002 and Operation Rakshak counter-insurgency operation in Jammu & Kashmir in the 1990s and 2000s.
Top official sources told the Excelsior that the Rashtriya rifles would lead the counter-insurgency Grid in Jammu and Kashmir while more troops will be deployed along Line of Control (LoC) and para-military Border Security Force (BSF) on the ...
Sanjukta, who took down 16 Bodo militants and arrested over five dozen tribal insurgents in just 15 months while leading the counter-insurgency movement in the Assam district earlier, arrived here on Thursday from Delhi where she is currently posted as ...


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