by SWJ Editors
Posted On February 3, 2009 01:58 PM | Comments(0)
Reports: Christopher Hill to Be US Ambassador to Iraq - Voice of America
News outlets in the United States are reporting that Christopher Hill, the lead American negotiator on North Korea, is...
Posted On February 3, 2009 01:30 PM | Comments(0)
Sergeant Major Thomas Coleman; Sergeant Major, United States Army Soldier Systems Center; interviewed concerning the effectiveness of body armor plates.
Posted On February 3, 2009 07:48 AM | Comments(0)
More from cutups at Doctrine Division...
Posted On February 2, 2009 12:48 AM | Comments(6)
Erin Simpson, at Abu Muqawama, has more on Tom Ricks's WaPo piece.
... I think we've systematically underestimated the impact of our flat-footedness in confronting a variety of irregular threats....
Posted On February 1, 2009 05:29 AM | Comments(2)
Counterinsurgency in Vietnam
Lessons Learned, Ignored, then Revived
by Rufus Phillips, Small Wars Journal
Counterinsurgency in Vietnam (Full PDF Article)
By the end of 1954, coup plotting was foiled...
Posted On February 1, 2009 04:10 AM | Comments(1)
Tom Ricks's Inbox at The Washington Post:
Marine Maj. Gen. Larry Taylor, now in Iraq, recently wrote to a young Marine to warn him against assuming that the country's next war will be like those in...