Berto Jongman: Decapitation Does Not Work – Makes Religious Groups MORE Violent

Government, Ineptitude, Military
Berto Jongman
Berto Jongman

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The Journal of International Policy Solutions

Spring 2008 | Volume 9  40 

Testing The Snake Head Strategy: Does Killing or Capturing its Leaders Reduce a Terrorist Group’s Activity?


The result that consistently stood out from this researchwas the propensity of decapitation strikes to cause religious organizations to become substantially more deadly

Read full article (lots of mathematics).