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West Point's Combating Terrorism Center has released the August 2011 Issue of the CTC Sentinel.

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My column this week at Foreign Policy explains why the Obama administration's "Libya Model" for intervention is far from proven.

The Army's Reading List: A Look Into the New Joint Chiefs Chairman by Nate Rawlings at Time Magazine’s Battleland Blog.

Teaching lessons from the field

AAR on one small wars class

Better understanding Pakistan

Time to intervene in Somalia

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Time to reconsider political objectives

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Continue on for the Army Irregular Warfare Fusion Cell’s August Newsletter.

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Marine Corps Doctrinal Publication (MCDP) 1-0, Marine Corps Operations, has been revised and is now posted at the Marine Corps Combat Development Command, Combat Development and Integration...

Building the Officer corps of tomorrow

Continue on for The Criminals South of the Border: Lessons from Mexico by Dr. Max G. Manwaring, US Army War College’s Strategic Studies Institute.

Have we exhausted our ways and means to engage in war?

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In a special edition of "This Week at War," I discuss whether the NATO operation in Libya is now a model for the future.

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The US Army War College is pleased to announce the latest edition of Parameters (Spring 2011 Vol. 41 No. 1) is now available online.

US Troops Weather Rockets, Recoilless Rifles, and Grenades in Sabari by Bill Ardolino, Long War Journal.

More Special Operations Not the Answer by LTG William G. Boykin (USA Ret.) at Roll Call. BLUF: We should not fall into the proverbial trap of preparing for the “last war”...

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In my column at Foreign Policy, I discuss how endgame bargaining between Qaddafi and Libya's rebels will likely proceed. I also review Counterstrike, a new book from New York...

Overcoming the Transition Gap of Regime Change