Why States of Emergency and Extreme Security Measures Won't Stop ISIShttp://www.counterpunch.org/2015/11/16/why-states-of-emergency-and-extreme-security-measures-wont-stop-isis/
Date Written: 16/11/2015
Year Published: 2015
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX18172
There is little sign that the G20 leaders gathered in Turkey have understood the nature of the conflict in which they are engaged. ISIS's military strategy is a unique combination of urban terrorism, guerrilla tactics and conventional warfare. In the past, many states have used terrorism against opponents, but, in the case of ISIS, suicide squads focusing on soft civilian targets at home and abroad are an integral part of its war-making strategy.