Over the past three decades, terrorists have committed acts of extreme violence to further a variety of goals.
Terrorists have reached new levels of organization, sophistication, and violence. Their tactics and techniques will continue to evolve. Regardless of your job or place of work, you must understand how the terrorist operates in order to minimize the threat to you and your Marines. This class is designed to help you understand the planning and execution of a terrorist operation so you can determine defensive measures you and your unit might employ to minimize the threat of terrorist attacks.
In This Lesson
This class will examine the principles and philosophies of terrorism to help you understand the motivations of terrorist groups.
This lesson covers the following topics:
|Definition/Origins of Terrorism||5|
|Perspectives and Ideologies||6|
|Goals of Terrorism||8|
|Organization of Terrorist Groups||8|
|Understanding Terrorist Operations||9|
|Measures to Combat Terrorism||12|
|Glossary of Terms and Acronyms||24|