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Terrorist Attacks on Americans in Benghazi, Libya on September 11, 2012: Report of the State Department Accountability Review Board (ARB), plus House Committee Hearings, Briefings, Statements
By Progressive Management
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 155,820. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
This unique ebook provides a comprehensive guide to the terrorist attacks against American government facilities and personnel in Benghazi, Libya on September 11, 2012; the attacks killed four Americans, including the U.S. Ambassador to Libya, John Christopher Stevens.
Global Jihadism and Homeland Security: Origins, Evolution, and Future Directions of the Terrorist Threat
By Jeffrey Thomas
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,230. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This monograph outlines the emergence of global jihadism as an ideology, the role of al-Qaeda in facilitating the rise of the global jihadist movement, and the continuing threat jihadist terrorism poses to American homeland security. It includes a comparison with non-jihadist terrorism and discusses prospects for high-impact terrorist attacks following the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing.
Chechnya: A Complete Guide - Insurgent Groups, Terrorists, Chechen Rebels and Muslims, Islamist Movement, Russian Military Invasion and War, Russian Caucasus Conflicts
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 617,250. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
This is a comprehensive collection of government reports, documents, and publications about all aspects of Chechnya, with unique analysis and insights: conflicts with Russia and the invasion by the Russian military; Chechen rebels, insurgent groups, and terrorists.
Art of War Paper: Stabilizing the Debate between Population and Enemy-Centric Counterinsurgency, Malaya, Oman, Afghanistan - Success Demands a Balanced Approach
By Progressive Management
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 63,460. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This paper in the series contends the debate on whether to embrace a population-centric or enemy-centric counterinsurgency strategy in Afghanistan detracts focus from building a balanced approach, customized for the human and political landscape in each area of operation (AO).
Osama bin Laden: Letters from Abbottabad - Complete Declassified Internal al-Qaida Communications and Analysis, Historical Perspective and Implications for American Policy (bin Ladin and al Qaeda)
By Progressive Management
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 121,620. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
This unique ebook, professionally formatted for flowing-text readers, provides the complete set of declassified English-translated internal letters from Osama bin Laden from his hideout in Abbottabad, Pakistan.
Air Force Doctrine Document 3-22: Foreign Internal Defense - Counterinsurgency, Indirect Support, Trainer-Advisor Teams, Revolutionary Movements, Insurgencies, El Salvador, Philippines, Cambodia
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 36,740. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
A strategy of enabling partner nations to defend themselves against these internal threats is clearly emerging from that realization. US initiatives to support this strategy fall within an operating area termed foreign internal defense (FID).
A False Foundation? Al Qa'ida in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP), Tribes and Ungoverned Spaces in Yemen - Key Personalities, Origin and Evolution, Marib and al-Jawf Governorate
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 79,940. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Events in Yemen are moving at a rapid pace. Economic, environmental and political crises that have long limited Yemen's attempts at developing a strong centralized state now threaten to overwhelm the country.
Orienting Our Sights on the Future: Opportunities and Challenges of the Arab Revolts
By Progressive Management
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 66,180. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
The uprisings and ensuing political changes taking place throughout the Middle East and North Africa are reshaping the political and social landscape of the region.
Shiism and Sectarian Conflict in Pakistan - Identity Politics, Iranian Influence, and Tit-for-Tat Violence - Shia and Sunni, Taliban, Haqqani Network, APSC, Iranian Influence, Benazir Bhutto
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 64,300. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
Issues surrounding militancy among the Shi'a community in the Shi'a heartland and beyond continue to occupy scholars and policymakers. During the past year, Iran has continued its efforts to extend its influence abroad by strengthening strategic ties with key players in international affairs, including Brazil and Turkey.
Radical Islamic Ideology in Southeast Asia - al-Qaida, Salafi, Muslim Brotherhood, Wahhabi, Abu Sayyaf, Rajah Solaiman
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,950. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
In the years following the attacks of September 11, 2001, the Combating Terrorism Center (CTC) at West Point has extended significant effort to understand the ideologies, strategies, and structures that define terrorist groups, as well as the tactics and techniques they employ to inflict damage on their adversaries.
The Threat from Iran: Reassessing the Implications of a Nuclear-Armed Iran and the Iranian Puzzle Piece - Understanding Iran in the Global Context
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 114,960. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
Can the United States live with a nuclear-armed Iran? Despite strong policy preferences to the contrary, Washington may have little choice. Evidence suggests, and most scholars agree, that Iran is working toward self-sufficiency in a complete nuclear fuel cycle that would enable it to produce nuclear weapons.
Israel's Legal Case: A Guidebook
By Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,060. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
This volume outlines how Israel's actions are firmly rooted in international law. Recognized experts discuss "occupation," "apartheid," and "colonialism," as well as the legal status of Israeli settlements, the West Bank security fence, and Israel's borders.
Entre Dios y el pentagono. Como entender a las monarquias arabes.
By Hugo Montero
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 34,900. Language: Spanish. Published: February 12, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
La llamada Primavera Árabe ha mostrado una realidad: millones de personas viven bajo regímenes autocráticos, sin libertad, con sus riquezas y ancestrales territorios enajenados, padeciendo las políticas de gobiernos ligados más a los intereses hegemónicos externos que a las necesidades de sus propios ciudadanos. Este libro nos deja entender la historia y naturaleza de esas naciones árabes.
Al Qaida's (Mis)adventures in the Horn of Africa - Kenya, Eritrea, Sudan, Ethiopia, Somalia, Djibouti, Al-Ittihad al-Islami (AIAI), Eritrean Islamic Jihad (EJIM)
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 89,390. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
In Al-Qa'ida's (Mis)Adventures in the Horn of Africa, area experts and terrorism scholars analyzed al-Qa'ida's attempts to establish bases of operations and recruit followers in the Horn of Africa.
Delegitimizing al-Qaeda: A Jihad-Realist Approach - Salafist, Sharia, Takfir
By Progressive Management
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 31,880. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
Islam is a law-governed religious faith that proscribes and prescribes human conduct. The jihad—the religious prescription to struggle and strive in the path/way of Allah until Allah's word reigns supreme throughout the earth—including its military sense, is despite disavowal in popular piety and much modern moderate Islamic discourse, a binding religious prescription.
The Haqqani Nexus and the Evolution of al-Qa'ida - Afghan Insurgents, Taliban, Jalaluddin Haqqani, Mullah Omar, Waziristan, U.S.-Pakistan Relations
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 31,850. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
The targeted killing of Usama bin Ladin at a compound in the garrison city of Abbottabad, Pakistan has raised a number of important questions about the infamous global jihadist's local connections.
The Sharia'h Bomb: How Islamic Law Can Destroy American Freedom
By Darrell Pack, Jr
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,380. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
Ideological Islam is a virulent and volatile interpretation of Islam. Followers of this approach to Islam are on a permanent quest to infiltrate, subvert, and finally subjugate the United States. Our nation faces a new battle in an ancient conflict, one that can only be won if Americans, and especially Christians will engage to resist Islam with truth and reach Muslims with love.
Against All Odds: Relations Between NATO and the MENA Region - Operation Unified Protector, Mediterranean Dialogue, Libya, Syria, Palestine, Lebanon, Istanbul Cooperation Initiative
By Progressive Management
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 21,610. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
This monograph describes how the region has moved from the rim of the Alliance's security perspective toward a more nuanced vision that recognizes the region's role in an ever-changing and more-complex world.
The Failure of Jihad in Saudi Arabia - AQAP, al-Qa'ida on the Arabian Peninsula, East Riyadh Bombing, al-Nashiri
By Progressive Management
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 20,320. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This paper traces and assesses al-Qa'ida's efforts to launch an insurgency in Saudi Arabia from the mid-1990s until today. It examines the background of Usama bin Ladin's 1996 declaration of jihad, al-Qa'ida's activities in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia from 1996 to 2002.
Edges of Radicalization: Ideas, Individuals and Networks in Violent Extremism - Osama bin Laden, Al Qaida, Lone Wolves, Social Networks and the Internet, Counterculture and Jihad, Homophily
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 72,320. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This study argues that the spread of violent extremism cannot be fully understood as an ideological or social phenomenon, but must be viewed as a process that integrates the two forces in a coevolutionary manner.