While the Joint Chiefs’ front man claims the Iraqi insurgents are getting desperate, and that their bombs are “homemade,” Evan Kohlmann, an international terrorism consultant, gives us the straight scoop:
And now, Kohlmann says, many of the attacks are filmed — with real production values — and distributed by “Zarqawi’s Media Wing.” Some are filmed “from several different angles and at close enough range for the cameraman to be knocked down by the resulting blast.”
Worse yet, an army of jihadists is being created … below:
In “The Jihad in Iraq: An Engine for International Terrorism,” Kohlmann asserts:
Look at the photo in RubDMC’s diary. This is what Bush has wrought. That, and scores of new fighters willing to do anything to defeat the U.S.
Note: Kohlmann’s blog post also gets into the kinds of fighters attracted to suicide bombing, and more.