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A Quick Review of Combat Outposts by Captain Timothy Hsia, Small Wars Journal A Quick Review of Combat Outposts (Full PDF Article) The construction of Combat Outposts (COPs) by the U.S. military in...

From Company Commanders to Company Commanders at Company Command -- When is Small Too Small? - at Army Magazine: Companies, platoons and even squads are often deployed alone to remote combat...

Happy Thanksgiving "Whereas it is the duty of all Nations to acknowledge the providence of Almighty God, to obey his will, to be grateful for his benefits, and humbly to implore his protection and...

This past Saturday the New York Times ran a series of opinion pieces concerning the road ahead in Iraq and Afghanistan. One piece in particular - One Surge Does Not Fit All -- by former Secretary of...

Just in from the US Army / US Marine Corps Counterinsurgency Center concerning a "virtual COIN brown bag" tomorrow: Friends of the COIN Center, The US Army/USMC Counterinsurgency Center is pleased to...

10 Questions for Colonel Peter Mansoor, USA (Ret.) Reposted here in full with permission of the Consortium for Complex Operations with a hat tip to Dan Troy. COL (Ret.) Pete Mansoor is currently the...