psywar


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psywar

(sī′wôr′)
n.
Psychological warfare.
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The basic Army field operating unit for psywar was the Mobile Radio Broadcasting (MRB) Company, whose personnel could operate loudspeakers and radios, employ mobile printing presses, and prepare leaflet bombs.
18 is "part of a psywar campaign to condition the mind of the public.
All the players in the Central Asian psywar have adapted their games to the new realities.
In a strange twist of dictatorships striving to save their fledgling democracies from an Imperial penetration and net-centric psywar operations, governments which have found themselves under attack, have been turning to censorship of the Internet, as a last line of defense.
Then it stressed expanding basic IW skills, especially in electronic and PSYWAR, and in information attack and defense.
"So-called localized peace talks are an old discredited psywar tactic.
He branded the localized negotiations as an 'old discredited psywar tactic' that would turn out into staged peace talks between the government and 'fake' NPA rebels.
"Whatever FVR may have thought of me at the time I became known as the chairman of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of the Philippines leading the New People's Army, I was conscious of fighting a battle of wits with him regarding the formation of the Barrio Self-Defense Units in Tarlac, the many intelligence operations for my capture, the psywar campaigns against the revolutionaries, and the final sustained intelligence dragnet that finally resulted in my capture in Barrio Pagdalagan del Norte in San Fernando, La Union, on November 10, 1977.
He said China knew it would face international sanctions if it made hostile acts against Filipino forces, but Manila already lost the 'psywar' (psychological warfare) to Beijing.
Yesterday, Senator Miriam Defensor Santiago tagged Senate Minority Leader Juan Ponce Enrile as the "brains and financier" behind an ongoing "psywar" operation that is linking more senators and public officials to the pork barrel scam.
We lost at psywar (psychological warfare),' the former Wescom commander said.
Former PNP chief, Director General Arturo Lomibao, said Mendoza was known to his friends and enemies as a 'dyed-in-the-wool intelligence officer, hardcore, psywar expert and inveterate patriot.'