Counterinsurgency

  • (noun): Actions taken by a government to defeat insurgency.
    Synonyms: pacification

Some articles on counterinsurgency:

Auxiliary Division - Counterinsurgency
... IRA commanders became concerned about the morale of their units as to many Volunteers the Auxiliaries seemed to be 'super fighters and all but invincible' ... Those victories which were won over the Auxiliaries are among the most celebrated in the Irish War of Independence ...
Counter-insurgency - Specific Doctrines - United States
... The United States has conducted counterinsurgency campaigns during the Philippine–American War, the Vietnam War, the post-2001 War in Afghanistan, and the Iraq ... The wars in Iraq and Afghanistan have resulted in increased interest in counterinsurgency within the American military, exemplified by the 2006 publication of a new counterinsurgency field manual, FM 3-24 ...
Mc Cormick Magic Diamond
... A variety of models for understanding insurgency and planning the counterinsurgency (COIN) response have been developed ... insurgency is one image, and where the way that it interacts with counterinsurgency is the reflection ... In this way the counterinsurgency model can demonstrate how both the insurgent and COIN forces succeed or fail ...
Steven Metz - Concepts
... in the 2001 "Year in Ideas" essay in the New York Times Effects based planning for counterinsurgency the idea that counterinsurgency planning should be determined ... New technological revolution for counterinsurgency the idea that technology can, to some extent, substitute for labor in counterinsurgency, but not simply through the application of ... A technological revolution for counterinsurgency (and other forms of asymmetric and irregular conflict) should be based on robotics (including micro- and nano-robotics ...
David Kilcullen - Contributions To Counterinsurgency - Counterinsurgency
... In 2010 he brought together his writings in Counterinsurgency and developed his understanding of the counterinsurgency to address what he calls the globalised threat of radical Islam ... He argues that successful counterinsurgency is about out-governing the enemy and winning the adaptation battle to provide integrated measures to defeat insurgent tactics through political, administrative ...