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US Takes Dutch Military as Role Model in Afghan Operation - Jay Solomon, Wall Street Journal The Obama administration, which wants to send hundreds of additional civilian personnel into Afghanistan...

National Security Facilitator - David Ignatius, Washington Post opinion. One of the puzzles of the Obama administration's first few months was how the National Security Council would work under Gen...

Gates's Next Lever to Reshape the Pentagon: QDR - Gordon Lubold, Christian Science Monitor Defense Secretary Robert Gates's bid to remake the Pentagon enters a new and crucial phase this week as the...

Japanese Counterinsurgency in the Philippines: 1942-45 by Brian Hardesty, Small Wars Journal Japanese Counterinsurgency in the Philippines: 1942-45 (Full PDF Article) The first Japanese attack on the...

MEDIA ADVISORY April 29, 2009 2009 Joint Warfighting Conference Addresses Key Themes of Building a Balanced Joint Force Norfolk, Va. -- U. S. Joint Forces Command (USJFCOM) will address the theme...

From Nightmares to Dreams The Defense of Jisr al-Doreaa reviewed by Nick M. Masellis Small Wars Journal From Nightmares to Dreams (Full PDF Article) While some have called the U.S. involvement in...