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Precipitating the Decline of Al-Shabaab: A Case Study in Leadership Decapitation - Killing Emir Ahmed Godane, al-Qaeda, Terror Threat, Guerrilla Warfare, Amniyat Role in Organizational Resilience
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 37,110. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
The tactic of leadership decapitation, using military action to capture or kill terrorist leadership, is a key component of United States counterterrorism strategy. Policymakers argue that eliminating terrorist leadership is an effective way to disrupt, and, ultimately, destroy terrorist organizations.
Transitions from Violence to Politics: Conditions for the Politicization of Violent Non-State Actors - Hizbollah, Irish Republican Army (IRA), Muslim Brotherhood, Partiya Karkeren Kurdistane
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 41,960. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
It is imperative for a nation to understand the most effective way to combat threats to its national security, and at times the best reaction to a violent atrocity could be diplomatic. This study examines the politicization process of violent non-state actors and the five statistical factors that contribute to the likelihood of a successful transition from violence to politics.
Черная книга Чеченской войны
Price: Free! Words: 39,840. Language: Russian. Published: December 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Russian
В книге представлен текст доклада, подготовленного для российской делегации в Парламентской Ассамблее Европы (2000 г.). Он являлся ответом на многочисленные клеветнические выпады в адрес России и ее силовых структур, ведущих в Чечне войну против вооруженных бандформирований в начале 2000-х годов.
Treading Water
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 21,240. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Hank Doubront is under pressure by the Feds to inform on his white supremacist friends. Justin Wilcox, his FBI handler, is also feeling the heat as he learns about a potential attack. Travis Kantor is looking to advance his position without ruffling too many feathers. When a shot is fired across the bow, though, everything changes and survival becomes key.
Phases of Violent Extremism: Targeting the Evolution of Al-Shabaab - Terrorism in Somalia and the Horn of Africa, Islamic Extremism, Kidnap for Ransom, Non-State Actors, Deterrence and Culture
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 35,420. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Although military operations have had some short-term successes against violent, extremist organizations (VEOs), they are an insufficient long-term counter-extremism strategy. It is apparent that a new approach and new way of analysis are necessary.
The Viper's Strike - A Tom Blake Thriller
Series: The Tom Blake thrillers. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,430. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
Former Special Forces psychologist, Tom Blake can peer into the minds of men. But when a mysterious traveller arrives in the country on a fake passport, pursued by a ruthless assassin, the truth is so disturbing and deceptive that even Blake is stumped. The puzzle points to a Russian dissident harbouring a terrible secret that could rock a nation.
What's in a Name: A Comparative Analysis of the United States' Real ID Act and the United Kingdom's National Identity Scheme - Combating Terrorism, Identity Theft, Illegal Work and Benefit Fraud
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 41,120. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Since September 11, 2001, many governments have considered developing national identity management systems. Beyond identification, politicians and proponents of these systems have touted such system benefits as combating terrorism, preventing identity theft, facilitating travel, and combating illegal work and benefit fraud.
Episode 2: Orpheus
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,280. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
The Orpheus Directive: Season 1, Episode 2. Orpheus The world has 3-months to live, unless Master Sergeant Ethan Gill and his team can find and bring down Orpheus. 3-months should be enough, but with nothing to go on, the sand will run out very quickly. So the race against time has started, with the price of failure almost too terrifying to contemplate.
The Black Rainbow
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 106,150. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
The Black Rainbow is set in the backdrop of religious militancy in Pakistan and grapples with the question why militancy has taken root in the country and in which direction society is heading for. The story revolves around Ali Naqvi, a student of philosophy, who is caught between faith and skepticism.
London Bridge is Falling Down (The Hollow Man Series Book 2)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,110. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
An exhilarating blend of adventure & international intrigue. US field analyst Doc & his MI6 partner, Zita, are drawn into a harrowing world of espionage where terrorism casts its ugly shadow over innocence. London Bridge heralds the arrival of a new breed of lightning-paced, intelligent thriller - surprising at every twist, absorbing at every turn, and in the end, utterly unpredictable.