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PRT Nuristan is just barely in the untamed frontier of Nuristan. Tucked in the southwest corner of the province, the PRT is located at FOB Kala Gush -- at the end of the road from Mehterlam. Beyond...

U.S. Replaces Commander in Afghanistan - Peter Spiegel and Yochi Dreazen, Wall Street Journal. Defense Secretary Robert Gates announced Monday that he had asked for the resignation of the U.S....

On Pirates and Strategies by Lieutenant Colonel Robert Bateman, Small Wars Journal On Pirates and Strategies (Full PDF Article) Let us talk about pirates, and piracy and viable options. But first,...

Hearts and Minds in Afghanistan - Trudy Rubin, Philadelphia Inquirer opinion. It is cold and wet on the vast and desolate grounds of the Kabul Military Training Center, ringed by mountains on the...

A Model for Population-Centered Warfare A Conceptual Framework for Analyzing and Understanding the Theory and Practice of Insurgency and Counterinsurgency by James A. Gavrilis, Small Wars Journal A...

The Photo from the "Photo-Op" The Story Comes to an End - Louis Caldera Resigns The White House Report - Internal Review Video of the Flyover Photo-Op