Malcolm Nance

Malcolm W. Nance is a counter-terrorism and terrorism intelligence consultant for the U.S. government's Special Operations, Homeland Security and Intelligence agencies. A 20-year veteran of the US intelligence community's Combating Terrorism program and a six year veteran of the Global War on Terrorism he has extensive field and combat experience as an field intelligence collections operator, an Arabic speaking interrogator and a master Survival, Evasion, Resistance and Escape (SERE) instructor.

The Strait of Hormuz: al-Qaeda's Newest Jihad Zone? by Malcolm Nance Download the Full Article: The Strait of Hormuz: al-Qaeda's Newest Jihad Zone? After the July 28 explosion alongside the Japanese...

Understanding Al Qaeda's True Center of Gravity A Book Review of: Militant Islamist Ideology: Understanding the Global Threat, by Commander Youssef H. Aboul-Enein, USN Reviewed by: Malcolm...

Engaging the Mahdi Militia in Basrah and labeling them as equal to Al-Qaeda in Iraq is a deadly gamble that may leave Iran the winner. On 19 March, 2008 CNN's Iraq war correspondent, Kyra Phillips...

The tense encounter between a squadron of US Navy Warships and Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC or Pasdaran) and Islamic Republic of Iran Navy (IIRN) boats is not a new adventure by any...

I'd like to digress from my usual analysis of insurgent strategy and tactics to speak out on an issue of grave importance to Small Wars Journal readers. We, as a nation, are having a crisis of honor...

Authors Note: This article was written in late August 2007, well before the present controversy over the Mansour neighborhood shootings by Blackwater Security. It is not a response or intended to...