The five techniques within this category are intended to reduce the insurgent
's anticipated rewards.
He was weighed down by more than 60lbs of kit when he spotted an insurgent
laying improvised explosive devices (IEDs) in the village of Rahim Kalay in the Upper Gereshk Valley, Afghanistan.
Major Mickey Stewart, Company Commander, said: "The insurgent
was taken by surprise when Guardsman Wilby and his platoon commander chased him down."
The US-led NATO force has stepped up attacks on insurgents
since this spring under Washington's new Afghan war strategy, which aims to root out Taliban insurgents
before drawing down the military presence next year.
As dawn broke on the first day - Monday, September 14 - Alpha Company found an Aladdin's cave of insurgent
Major Tom Holloway, British military spokesman in Basra, later clarified that "incidences of weapons release" from the US aircraft in fact referred to strafing suspected insurgent
The use of torture by the French in Algeria affected thousands of people and benefited insurgent
Three Iraqi insurgents
were killed and three others injured when USled forces conducted a raid early yesterday in the Baghdad neighbourhood of Sadr City.
Warlords and insurgents
have a big stake in making it look like they are in control.
It can direct strikes against insurgents
within 75 meters of troops without endangering the troops.
Through the support of HMM-266 and the efforts of Iraqis and Marines on the ground, cities in western Al Anbar province were cleared of insurgents
, enabling residents to vote in the 15 December Iraqi national elections.
Ironically, the Pentagon expects privatization to "decrease unemployment that makes some Iraqis more vulnerable to terrorist or insurgent
recruiting." But by cutting off subsidies on basic items like food and fuel, privatization is likely to make the everyday lives of Iraqis more miserable and thus more susceptible to the siren song of the insurgents