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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...

Sergeant Major Thomas Coleman; Sergeant Major, United States Army Soldier Systems Center; interviewed concerning the effectiveness of body armor plates.

More from cutups at Doctrine Division...

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....

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...

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...