guns and weapons

Weapons & Tactics

Gun. Knife. Bomb. Vehicle-Ramming. Suicide Attack. Mixed Method Assault. Terrorists face a variety of choices when it comes to weapons and tactics. Learn more about trade-offs and specific preferences.

Sentinel Articles

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Pandemic Preparedness: A U.K. Perspective on Overlaps with Countering Terrorism
The Controller: How Basil Hassan Launched Islamic State Terror into the Skies
Addressing the Enemy: Al-Shabaab’s PSYOPS Media Warfare
“Breaking the Walls” Goes Global: The Evolving Threat of Jihadi Prison Assaults and Riots

Perspectives

The Islamic State’s Drone Documents: Management, Acquisitions, and DIY Tradecraft

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