By Sir Graeme Lamb 6:01AM BST 28 Jul 2015 We must exploit the growing outrage in the Muslim world against the Islamists’ heinous exploits Shortly after the successful military campaign to overthrow Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein in 2003, US General David Petraeus posed this not unreasonable question to his political masters: “So tell me how… Continue reading Isil’s propaganda machine has to be destroyed
Propaganda is Daesh’s #1 weapon. And Daesh #1 soft weapon of choice? Social media. How is the US countering? Thought for the weekend: Propaganda a crucial factor BY REV ALLEN SLEITH – 06 DECEMBER 2014 In a recent interview, one of the UK’s former top military leaders, who retired as a general having served in… Continue reading Daesh #1 Weapon is Propaganda
I’m officially angry. *grin* Not. One of the most brilliant, most articulate and thoughtful persons I have the delight of knowing asked me a straight forward question this morning. I joked with her that she made me think before 9 am and that was a no-no. Nickel asked me this: Why does the US respond… Continue reading US Responses to Cyberattacks – Circus du Jour
The United States Broadcast Board of Governors has installed a radio transmitter in Tripoli, Libya, which can reach the two million residents, according to a press release. The station broadcasts Radio Sawa which in addition to Libya, Radio Sawa broadcasts on FM in Morocco, Jordan, the Palestinian Territories, Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar, U.A.E., Lebanon, Iraq, Sudan… Continue reading Strategic Communication: Radio Sawa in Tripoli, Libya at 106.6 MhZ
If Israel, the US or the UK do launch a pre-emptive strike against Iran, the press should not be notified before events unfold. The Operational Security risk would be too great and would needlessly put lives in danger. This is an election year, Mr. President, be Presidential and do not inform the press until after the damage is done.