Skip to comments.Following the Lead of Israel
Posted on 05/10/2011 4:57:07 PM PDT by forty_years
... In terms of vanquishing terrorism, targeted assassinations can be classified as a measured response in that they exclusively focus on actual perpetrators of militant attacks, while dramatically reducing collateral damage in terms of civilian and non-combatant casualties. In a 2010 article entitled "Targeted Killings Work" that appeared in Infinity Journal, the argument was made that targeted assassinations are a strategy that entails "limited force in support of policy" and that it has proven most successful. ...
Great book (aside: Spielberg’s too PC for me a la the movie).
If youd like to be on or off, please FR mail me.
I actually thought the film made a pretty convincing case for counter-terrorism, although I'm sure that wasn't the intention when that lefty slug Tony Kushner wrote the screenplay.
Disclaimer: Opinions posted on Free Republic are those of the individual posters and do not necessarily represent the opinion of Free Republic or its management. All materials posted herein are protected by copyright law and the exemption for fair use of copyrighted works.