Libyan troops to the multinational force launched a psychological offensive leaflets
Data Figure: U.S. EC-130Commando Solo psychological warfare aircraft
Global Network reporter Zhong Weidong reported on March 29, Associated Press, Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi to weaken the power of multinational forces not only to the government forces launched military strikes against Libya, has also launched a psychological offensive, Gaddafi urged supporters to turn against him. The U.S. military in addition to the use of leaflets and radio and other means, also sent a propaganda war planes.
28, U.S. military officials said the U.S. military is distributing leaflets to the Libyan army, and also sent out propaganda warfare aircraft, government forces started broadcasting offensive to Elijah. It is reported that the U.S. military propaganda tool by the Gaddafi urged supporters “not to comply with Gaddafi’s command”, “stop fighting”, “home and family to be together.”
reported that, although the Pentagon will announce daily thrown in Libya have few bombs, but almost never mentioned this shrouded Libya’s “information warfare.” Multinational force plane has several leaflets, most recently on Sunday Gaddafi’s forces when the region near the Meath Lata.
reported that the U.S. military also dispatched psychological EC-130 Commando Solo aircraft to the Libyan army, “broadcast” information that this aircraft, a modified “Hercules” transport aircraft of the Libyan armed forces responsible for the implementation of information warfare, psychological warfare as well as broadcast AM, FM, HF radio, TV and military communications bands. U.S. military officials admitted to using these tools, but revealed few details, but said they were told in English and Arabic against Libya to stop, give up their weapons.
Associated Press report said, early in the war in Iraq and Afghanistan during the war, the U.S. military had adopted the psychological warfare. Propaganda that the U.S. military on the one hand, “the coalition forces to Afghanistan to arrest those who should be responsible for the terrorist attacks on the United States”, on the one hand, also known as “the Taliban and al Qaeda elements, let us know where you hide.”