Ian Bach

Viewing conflicts through the eye of Counterinsurgency COIN – Since 2007

The Last Interview with Ahmad Shah Masood

Hoja Bahauddin, early August, 2001 conducted by Piotr Balcerowicz The interview – apparently the last one given by Ahmad Shah Masood, the famous ‘Lion of Panjsheer”, before his assasination on … Continue reading

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Operation Mop Up ISIS 4.6 – English

By MopUpISIS Taking down ISIS Web Sites is like shooting Fish in a barrel There is so many targets out there right now on Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, and Sendvid all … Continue reading

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Al-Qaida fighter turned MI6 spy urges effort to ‘confuse’ Islamic State

Originally posted on How to Fight ISIS Online:
Aimen Dean is an unusual example of a poacher turned gamekeeper. The talkative Bahraini is sought after for his understanding of the…

June 9, 2015 · 1 Comment

The Threat Posed by Islamic State ISIS – Dr. David Kilcullen Aussie Counterinsurgency Expert

David Kilcullen: It’s different in three major ways. Firstly, it is much bigger and more militarily capable than al-Qaida ever was. It has tanks, it has helicopters, it’s got very … Continue reading

June 5, 2015 · 1 Comment

Ramadi = Evidence Iraq Needs to Develope Rapid deployment force

by Ian Bach June 5, 2015 Quick Reaction Force ww2 A couple months ago News Orgs were reporting G2 involved in Iraq strategy to retake Mosul – outlining the units … Continue reading

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Member of YPG Military Council Sozdar Derik on Liberation of Mabruka

Originally posted on Personal Website of Mutlu Civiroglu:
Can you tell us about the operation for liberating the town of Mabruka from ISIS? What is the strategic importance of the…

May 30, 2015 · Leave a comment

Caso Moro, l’ossessione cospirativa e il pregiudizio storiografico

Originally posted on Insorgenze:
Qualche breve cenno bibliografico per districarsi con un po’ d’intelligenza tra i deliri complottistici e le menzogne costruite attorno alla storia del rapimento Moro Libri – Marco…

May 30, 2015 · Leave a comment

Ghost Sec Speaks with “24′ News Group

Originally posted on How to Fight ISIS Online:
The Electronic battle against al Daash terrorist is open to everyone to participate and unleash the campaigns capabilities. It is able to…

May 23, 2015 · Leave a comment