In your own words, answer this unit’s discussion questions in a main post (recommended minimum 300 words), and respond to at least two peers’ postings (recommended minimum 75 words).
After you have reviewed the Assignment Details below, click the Discussion Board link under the My Work heading above to open the Discussion Board and make your post.
The employment of terrorist tactics and strategies is inextricably linked to a terrorist organization’s objectives and underlying motivation. Additionally, a terrorist organization must execute certain functions to conduct operations. This requires the selection of new recruits to support the terrorists’ cause.
Address the following:
- Describe how terrorist target selection links to the group’s underlying ideological perspective.
- Briefly explain how the 8 phases of terrorism support the attainment of terrorist goals and objectives.
- Describe the radicalization process and how recruits are targeted and indoctrinated.