SWJ Editors

US Kills Top Qaeda Leader in Southern Somalia - Jeffrey Gettleman and Eric Schmitt, New York Times. American commandos killed one of the most wanted Islamic militants in Africa in a daylight raid in...

Time to Deal in Afghanistan - Fareed Zakaria, Washington Post opinion. It is time to get real about Afghanistan. Withdrawal is not a serious option. The United States, NATO, the European Union and...

Only Decisive Force Can Prevail in Afghanistan - Lindsey Graham, Joseph I. Lieberman and John McCain, Wall Street Journal opinion. Growing numbers of Americans are starting to doubt whether we...

When a Cup of Coffee Becomes a Soy Decaf Mint Mocha Chip Frappuccino by Brigadier Justin Kelly and Ben Fitzgerald When a Cup of Coffee Becomes a Soy Decaf Mint Mocha Chip Frappuccino (Full PDF...

An Afghan Headache - The Australian editorial. Washington wants closure, but election fallout continues. Realpolitik suggests that the sooner a functioning government can be established in Kabul the...

The Afghan Illusion - Frederick W. Kagan, Kimberly Kagan and James M. Dubik, Washington Post opinion. While some are discussing whether the US presence in Afghanistan should be maintained, the Obama...