Hadn’t read this al qaeda training manual in some time. Was researching material for my book and came across this just now. Very nice that someone left this on their computer for the rest of us to read.
This PDF document details some very specific training and operation methods. It is rather simplistic, but hauntingly so. One would not have to be steeped in espionage skills and training to utilize these tactics.
This passage from the opening sets the tone:
Islamic governments have never and will never be established through peaceful solutions and cooperative councils. They are established as they [always] have been
by pen and gun
by word and bullet
by tongue and teeth