SWJ Editors

The United States has essentially been at war in Iraq for 24 straight years. It began with Operation Desert Shield on August 7, 1990, with the first American fatality occurring just five days later.

Continue on for today's SWJ news and opinion roundup.

Many crises are best addressed with the innovation and discreetness of SOF, but others require the mass that only conventional forces bring to bear.

Development of a first principle is akin to boiling down information to uncover the elemental truth that lies within.

Continue on for today's SWJ news and opinion roundup.

"On Wednesday, President Obama outlined his strategy for dealing with ISIS. It is a strategy set up for failure, because the means are insufficient to the desired ends."