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What Really Happened in the Tagab Valley? A Response to Second Lieutenant James Parker by Joshua Foust What Really Happened in the Tagab Valley? (Full PDF Article) I read with great interest the...

Legitimacy and the Afghan Army - Steve Coll, Foreign Policy (AFPAK Channel) ... American strategy until now has been rooted mainly in counterinsurgency doctrine. That doctrine is premised on...

Lieutenant General William B. Caldwell, IV; Commanding General of the Combined Arms Center at Ft. Leavenworth, Kansas; on Security Force Assistance: A Change in Mindset. Frontier 6 delivered this...

Cross-posted from the Center for Defense Studies, Lest We Forget by Tom Donnelly. One of the reasons that Gen. Stanley McChrystal can argue that victory in Afghanistan is achievable is that he counts...

Britain's Afghan Wisdom - David Ignatius, Washington Post opinion. When it comes to Afghanistan, the British have a special perspective: Every mistake the United States has made recently, they made...

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