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Counter-Insurgency: Foreign Internal Defense, House Demolition, House Demolition in the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Books LLC

Counter-Insurgency: Foreign Internal Defense, House Demolition, House Demolition in the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

Books LLC

Published September 4th 2011
ISBN : 9781157236740
Paperback
56 pages
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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 55. Chapters: Foreign internal defense, House demolition, House demolition in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, Political killings in the Philippines, Provincial Reconstruction Team, Anti-partisan operations in World War II, Salwa Judum, Sons of Iraq, Ferret Force, Piper PA-48 Enforcer, Chieu Hoi, Anbar Salvation Council, Counter-insurgency aircraft, Project 404, Joint Unconventional Warfare, Operation Commando Fury, Joint Unconventional Warfare Task Force Execute Order, Operation White Star, Counterinsurgency and Jungle Warfare School, Secret-killings of Assam, Logical line of operation, Villagization, Military Reaction Force. Excerpt: Foreign internal defense (FID) is used by a number of Western militaries, including the United States, France and the United Kingdom, to describe an approach to combating actual or threatened insurgency in a foreign state called the Host Nation (HN). The term counter-insurgency is more commonly used worldwide than FID. FID involves military deployment of counterinsurgency specialists. According to the US doctrinal manual, Joint Publication 3-07.1: Foreign Internal Defense (FID), those specialists preferably do not themselves fight the insurgents. Doctrine calls for a close working relationship between the HN government and military with outside military, diplomatic, economic, and other specialists. The most successful FID actions prevent actual violence, although that is rarely possible. When combat is needed, it is best done by HN personnel with appropriate external support, the external support preferably being in a noncombat support and training role alone. Formally, FID is defined as participation by civilian and military agencies of a government in any of the action programs taken by another government or other designated organization to free and protect its society from subversion, lawlessn...