The Pentagon released video today of an execution in Diyala province, Iraq. The video was taken by a UAV. It seems they want you know how the CLC's (Concerned Local Citizens group, functions as a local, citizen run, armed militia, supported by coalition forces) are being intimidated.
Listening to: Nine Inch Nails - The Downward Spiral (The Bottom)
Today in CO-IN
Today marks the beginning of an irregular feature called Today in CO-IN. Each feature we'll examine an event or trend in the Mideast and how Counter-Insurgency theory can help us understand what's going on, and what happens next.