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April, 2017

04/04 - Small Wars Journal Admin Note # 2017-1 by SWJ Editors
04/04 - Colors in Concrete by Keith Nightingale
04/06 - Leading, Not Sending by Keith Nightingale
04/07 - Small Wars Journal Admin Note # 2017-2 by SWJ Editors
04/07 - Trump Enforces the ‘Red Line’ on Chemical Weapons by The Washington Post
04/07 - Book Review: War and the Art of Governance by The Wall Street Journal
04/08 - Beyond the Operational Environment: Reflections on Information Warfare by Evan Salbego
04/10 - Mattis Praises Mark E. Green’s Nomination as Next Army Secretary by DoD News
04/10 - Tillerson Vows New Commitment to Protect Civilians Worldwide by Voice of America
04/10 - Small Wars Journal Admin Note # 2017-3 by SWJ Editors
04/11 - EU, NATO Countries Open Center to Counter 'Hybrid' Threats by Reuters
04/11 - Video: Defense Secretary and Centcom Commander Conduct Joint Briefing by DoD News
04/11 - Afghan Official: Russian Advisers Help Taliban in Contested Province by Voice of America
04/12 - By, With, and Through: Securing US National Interests in Africa by Georgetown Security Studies Review
04/12 - CJTFOIR Spokesman: Counter-ISIS Forces Make Gains in Raqqa, Mosul by DoD News
04/13 - U.S. Drops 'Mother of All Bombs' on Rural Afghan IS Compound by United Press International
04/13 - Video: GBU-43/B MOAB 2003 Test B-Roll by DoD News
04/13 - U.S. Wary of Russian Role in Afghanistan as Moscow Holds Talks by Voice of America
04/13 - VOA Exclusive: Dozens More U.S. Troops Deployed to Somalia by Voice of America
04/13 - Trump: I'm Giving the Military 'Total Authorization' by Military Times
04/14 - Shayrat Airbase Strike: Foundation for a Trump Doctrine? by Gary Anderson
04/15 - Why the Big U.S. Bomb Was Dropped on Afghanistan by Voice of America
04/15 - Trump Grants Generals More Freedom on ISIS by The Wall Street Journal
04/16 - Civilians With High-Tech Skills Needed to Counter Islamic State by Associated Press
04/16 - SOCOM at 30 Has Evolved Into a Small Command With a Big Global Impact by The Tampa Bay Times
04/17 - An Afghanistan Strategy for Trump by The National Interest
04/17 - US Urges Russia, Pakistan To End Support For Afghan Taliban by Voice of America
04/17 - After ISIS, the US Military Could Help Keep Iraq Stable by The Wall Street Journal
04/17 - Pentagon Misses the Target When It Comes To Its Workforce by Defense One
04/18 - In Afghanistan, Battle With Islamic State Grinds On by The Wall Street Journal
04/19 - U.S. Increasingly Concerned About Nexus of Terror, Criminal Networks by Voice of America
04/19 - New Drug Violence in Mexico Report Published by SWJ Editors
04/20 - As Mosul Offensive Nears Final Stages, What Comes Next May Be More Complex by Stars & Stripes
04/20 - LTG H.R. McMaster Survival Articles - Free Access - Four Articles by SWJ Editors
04/20 - Army Intelligence 'Bottom-Up Review' Underway by Defense News
04/20 - Might IS, al-Qaida Team Up in Iraq? by Voice of America
04/21 - Winter Warfare Training on The Weather Channel by The Weather Channel
04/21 - A New Season of Turmoil in Kashmir by Foreign Affairs
04/21 - Palantir's Relationship With America's Spies Has Been Worse Than You'd Think by BuzzFeed
04/22 - The State Department Needs To Be Streamlined - Not Starved by The Washington Post
04/22 - Why the UK Will Lose the Information War Against Terrorism by Abigail Watson
04/22 - Taliban Fighters Infiltrate Afghan Army Base, Kill More Than 100 by The Wall Street Journal
04/22 - Army Looking for Experienced Soldiers Who Want to Help Train Foreign Forces by Army Times
04/23 - Defense Secretary Mattis Arrives at Only U.S. Base in Africa by Voice of America
04/23 - Making Sense of Irregular War by Over the Horizon
04/24 - Sec. Def. Mattis Makes Unannounced Trip to Afghanistan by Voice of America
04/24 - How Could The Taliban Breach A Heavily-Guarded Afghan Army Base? by Voice of America
04/24 - America’s Dangerous Love for Special Ops by The New York Times
04/24 - CNA Report: Special Operations Forces Want to Do More Than Just Counterterrorism by National Defense
04/25 - It’s Much Bigger Than Afghanistan: US Strategy for a Transformed Region by War on the Rocks
04/25 - Book Review - Oppose Any Foe: The Rise of America’s Special Operations Forces by The Wall Street Journal
04/25 - Southcom Commander: Evolving Threats Require Unified Approach by DoD News
04/26 - The Rise Of The “Plutocratic Insurgency” by SWJ Editors
04/26 - Mattis and Trump: The Odd Couple That Works by The Washington Post
04/26 - “America’s Dangerous Love for Special Ops” - The Real Story by Hy Rothstein
04/26 - On the Mosul Front, a Brutal Battle Against ISIS and Time by The New York Times
04/27 - Trump Gives Pentagon More Flexibility On Iraq, Syria Troops by Associated Press
04/27 - Marines Begin Wargaming, Refining ‘Littoral Operations in a Contested Environment’ Concept by The U.S. Naval Institute
04/28 - Michael Flynn’s Fall Tells a Much Bigger Story by The Washington Post
04/28 - Four Steps to Winning Peace in Afghanistan by The Washington Post
04/28 - Iraq: Proving Ground For Multi-Domain Battle by Breaking Defense
04/28 - Taliban Unleashes ‘Spring Offensive’ in Afghanistan by Voice of America
04/28 - Among Trump Aides, Mattis Emerges as a Key Voice on National Security Issues by The Washington Post
04/30 - A Look at Islamic State's Operations in Afghanistan by Voice of America
04/30 - Marines Take Over Advising Mission In Helmand by Stars & Stripes
04/30 - UAE's Battle-Hardened Military Expands Into Africa, Mideast by Associated Press
04/30 - Book Interview - Ballad of the Green Beret: The Life and Wars of Staff Sergeant Barry Sadler by Stars & Stripes

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