Days of Unrest:
Egypt: Crowds Clash with Police in 'Angry Friday' Protests - Washington Post
Egypt Protests Escalate in Cairo, Suez, Other Cities - BBC News
Massive Protests Sweep Across Egypt - Los...
An Uncharacteristically Upbeat General in Afghanistan - New York Times At War
Soldier's Ingenuity Makes His Dream a Reality - CJTF-101 Public Affairs
Karzai Backs Down in Afghan...
South Sudanese vote overwhelmingly for secession by Josh Kron and Jeffrey Gettleman of the New York Times. BLUF: "Nearly 99 percent of southern Sudanese voters have chosen to split off from northern...
Hu Jintao's seeming lack of control over the PLA should worry Washington.
Here is the latest edition of my column at Foreign Policy:
1) Is China's military under civilian control?
Desert Storm: 20 Years On
'Band of Brothers' Mark Gulf War Anniversary - New York Times
20 Years After Gulf War, Architects Talk of Lessons - USA Today
In '91, Hussein Sought Soviet Help to Head Off...
15 Top Stories / Items of Interest:
Uptick in Violence this Winter Coincides with Less Snow - Washington Post
U.S. Fighting to Build. Afghan Business Culture? - Christian Science Monitor