Accession Number:

AD1131136

Title:

ISIS 2.0: South and Southeast Asia Opportunities and Vulnerabilities

Descriptive Note:

[Technical Report, Research Report]

Corporate Author:

Joint Special Operations University

Report Date:

2018-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

174

Abstract:

The aim of terrorist groups is to create disorder within states by violent means for political ends. These end goals include local or transnational policy change, social control, or regime change. Terror groups like al-Qaeda and the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria ISIS have demonstrated global aspirations and transnational reach across several continents in order to spread their ideologies and establish a sharia-based Islamic religious legal system governance.

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Distribution Statement:

[A, Approved For Public Release]