Gary Anderson

Gary Anderson is a retired Marine Corps Colonel who has been a civilian advisor in Iraq and Afghanistan. He is an adjunct professor at the George Washington University's Elliott School of International Affairs.

Iraq: As Good as it Gets by Colonel Gary Anderson Download the full article: Iraq: As Good as it Gets I was not surprised that Ayad Allawi got a lot of votes in the recent Iraqi election. What...

Putting the "I" in the COIN Team by Colonel Gary Anderson Download the full article: Putting the "I" in the COIN Team The German General Staff system had it faults, but as T. N. Dupuy pointed out in...

Counterinsurgency vs. Counterterrorism: A Civilian's View by Colonel Gary Anderson Download the full article: Counterinsurgency vs. Counterterrorism Every twenty years or so, our Army has a furious...

Don't Call it CMOC by Colonel Gary Anderson Download the full article: Don't Call it CMOC As the disaster assistance and humanitarian relief operation in Haiti matures, there will need to be a...

Some Advice for Military Humanitarians by Colonel Gary Anderson Download the full article: Some Advice for Military Humanitarians For military personnel assigned to conduct humanitarian assistance...

The UN recently decided to do something about Somali piracy this month. They have not said exactly what that something is. Shipping companies are losing hundreds of millions. Navies don't know how...