SWJ Editors

Funded by Christian groups from abroad, mainly from the US, the Nineveh Plains Protection Unit aims to bring a local Christian militia to bear against the IS.

General H.R. McMaster has been making the rounds lately, emphasizing the enduring difficulty of war and the fallacy of technological fixes.

Why the failure of the Afghan Surge doesn’t make counterinsurgency theory wrong.

A new study suggests reforms to help improve United Nations peacekeeping operations around the world.

Calling the Islamic State “hardly invincible,” new Defense Secretary Ashton B. Carter gave his blessing Monday to the US-led strategy.

Untruthfulness is surprisingly common in the U.S. military even though members of the profession are loath to admit it.