HSM 433 Week 5 Assignment, Countering the Modern ISIS-ISIL Threat- Counterterrorism Planning
Terrorism has been around for centuries,and the United States was ….to defend against it. What the United States didn’t expect was the extent the terrorists went through to attack the United States on a large scale as they did. Common terrorist tactics were not …..on September 11th, 2001. Since the events of 9/11, the United States completely reformed its national security framework. While the United States did seek out and destroy the terrorist group responsible which was al-Qaeda, its destruction spawned a new terrorist group …..the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) or Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS)…………Continued (09 Pages with References)
HSM433 Week 5 Discussion 1, Counterterrorism Strategies
Chapter 6: Methods for Confronting Suicide Terror by William Cooper brings us full circle as he lays out threats and counterterrorism strategies. Looking over the discussion forums in Week One, Two, and Four, assume you are an analyst within one of the intelligence agencies. Explain the counterterrorism strategies you think are most effective for combating Hezbollah, Hamas, and al-Qaeda. Explain why different strategies are necessary for combating each group. Explain-why some strategies may work well for combating more than one group.
HSM 433 Week 5 Discussion 2, The Human Element
Explain which steps of intelligence collection and counterterrorism are more human dependent and which are more technology dependent. Explain whether or not you think it is a good idea to remove humans from intelligence gathering. And analyzing intelligence and counterterrorism operations, making it solely computer/technology based, and why.