SWJ Editors

The Army's retiring top officer says the time may come when the U.S. should consider embedding American forces in Iraqi units to help advise them.

"In what order does the Obama administration rank the biggest external threats to America’s national security?"

"The Defense Department earlier this summer released a comprehensive manual outlining its interpretation of the law of war."

"Afghan security forces handled three complex emergencies almost simultaneously, proving perhaps that training of Afghan forces has paid off."

10 recommendations for how the US can better realize its national security interests, including consolidating the many new security assistance authorities.

CNAS CEO Michèle Flournoy and President Richard Fontaine have authored a new policy brief arguing that “current efforts to counter ISIS are not adequate to the task...