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September 2, 2011 03:27 AM | Comments (0)
Continue on for today's SWJ news and opinion roundup and a link to the USNI Daily.
September 2, 2011 02:31 AM | Comments (0)
Groundhog War: The Limits of Counterinsurgency in Afghanistan by Bing West, Foreign Affairs.
September 1, 2011 05:28 PM | Comments (0)
Can Petraeus Handle the CIA’s Skepticism on Afghanistan? - Washington Post opinion piece by David Ignatius.
September 1, 2011 03:16 PM | Comments (0)
The US Army COIN Center will be hosting Dr. Christopher Paul for a Webcast briefing on 8 September.
September 1, 2011 03:05 PM | Comments (0)
Beyond the Tenth Year: The Afghan National Security Force, a Foreign Policy Research Institute Webcast/Teleconference.
September 1, 2011 02:55 PM | Comments (2)
“Counterinsurgency: History, Theory, and Practice,” a day-long symposium on the military doctrine that has officially guided the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan since 2007.
September 1, 2011 04:45 AM | Comments (0)
August 31, 2011 04:55 PM | Comments (3)
Continue on for American Forces Press Service coverage and additional news and commentary links regarding today's military retirement of General David H. Petraeus.
August 31, 2011 06:20 AM | Comments (0)
by Mike Few
August 30, 2011 08:45 PM | Comments (0)
"Captain Tickles" checks in to GSGF
by Benjamin “BJ” Armstrong
August 30, 2011 03:41 PM | Comments (0)
A SWJ / USNI Blog Crosspost: The M/V Caravos Horizon - Rotorheads and the Royal Navy in Maritime Security Operations.
by John A. Nagl
August 30, 2011 09:29 AM | Comments (0)
Via e-mail from Guy Filippelli, Veterans Transition Program Chairman, National Italian American Foundation.
August 30, 2011 04:40 AM | Comments (0)
August 29, 2011 08:05 PM | Comments (1)
A National Strategic Learning Disability? By Lieutenant General James M. Dubik (USA Ret.), Army Magazine. "America's performance at the national strategic level has been lacking."
by Robert Bunker
August 29, 2011 11:39 AM | Comments (0)
The deployment of narco armored cars and improvised armored fighting vehicles in Mexico as a byproduct of the criminal insurgencies taking place.
August 29, 2011 07:43 AM | Comments (20)
Chris Rawley at Information Dissemination: Libya Lessons: Supremacy of the SOF-Airpower Team… Or, Why Do We Still Need a Huge Army?
August 29, 2011 03:58 AM | Comments (0)
August 29, 2011 03:20 AM | Comments (4)
US Tactics in Libya May Be a Model for Other Efforts by Helene Cooper and Steven Lee Meyers, New York Times.
August 28, 2011 04:16 AM | Comments (0)
SWJ Daily Roundup for 28 August - Part II. New items and carryover of top news from the early edition.
by Dave Dilegge
August 27, 2011 06:49 PM | Comments (0)
Irene is closing in on my undisclosed location and while I have the generator primed and ready there is a slight chance I will not be able to post in the wee hours tomorrow. So here is an...
by Erich Simmers
August 27, 2011 07:22 AM | Comments (9)
A Response to “Teaching COIN to a (Mostly) Non-Practitioner Audience"
August 27, 2011 06:05 AM | Comments (0)
West Point's Combating Terrorism Center has released the August 2011 Issue of the CTC Sentinel.
August 27, 2011 05:16 AM | Comments (0)
Continue on for today's SWJ news and opinion roundup and a link to the US Naval Institute Daily.
by Robert Haddick
August 26, 2011 03:11 PM | Comments (0)
My column this week at Foreign Policy explains why the Obama administration's "Libya Model" for intervention is far from proven.
August 26, 2011 12:23 PM | Comments (4)
The Army's Reading List: A Look Into the New Joint Chiefs Chairman by Nate Rawlings at Time Magazine’s Battleland Blog.
by Michael Murray
August 26, 2011 09:28 AM | Comments (1)
Teaching lessons from the field
by Robert Farley
August 26, 2011 09:15 AM | Comments (0)
AAR on one small wars class
by Youssef Aboul-Enein
August 26, 2011 09:07 AM | Comments (17)
Better understanding Pakistan
by Patrick McKinney
August 26, 2011 08:25 AM | Comments (0)
Time to intervene in Somalia
August 26, 2011 03:02 AM | Comments (0)