by John Zambri
April 25, 2017 09:10 AM | Comments (0)
Intelligence drives operations. This is an age old axiom that is no less true in modern military operations than it was during the Mongol reign of Central Asia.
by Steph Schmitt
April 25, 2017 07:06 AM | Comments (1)
A Small Wars Journal and Military Writers Guild Writing Contest Finalist Article
by Ronald W. Sprang
April 24, 2017 05:57 AM | Comments (0)
The Concert-Balance Strategy needlessly cedes terrain signaling weakness and undermining U.S. status as a global leader.
by James G. Lake
April 24, 2017 03:08 AM | Comments (0)
by Hardy P. Merrill
April 23, 2017 05:20 AM | Comments (2)
by Brandon Whitehead
April 22, 2017 07:26 PM | Comments (2)
This paper attempts to provide insight into a topic most have not yet thoroughly considered - what happens after ISIL is gone?
by Randy Brown
April 22, 2017 12:21 AM | Comments (0)
by Christopher M. Rance
April 21, 2017 12:42 PM | Comments (0)
Like all soldiers talking of war, there is no end or beginning in the stories, just the vocalization of the memories that can never leave him.
by Buddhika B. Jayamaha, Kevin Petit and Will Reno
April 21, 2017 05:52 AM | Comments (1)
by Lawrence E. Cline
April 20, 2017 02:45 AM | Comments (0)
by Alexander Schade
April 20, 2017 01:10 AM | Comments (1)
by Jaimie Ogilvie
April 19, 2017 12:54 PM | Comments (0)
Detailed study of foreign fighters and of their return to home countries has only emerged in the last 10 – 15 years, with even less written about it in relation to the...
by Jon Herrmann
April 19, 2017 04:28 AM | Comments (0)
by Marisa Mendoza and Robert Bunker
April 19, 2017 03:56 AM | Comments (0)
Although a number of cartels may be utilizing ultralight aircraft, seizure locations and authority reports most often attribute the use of this technology to the Sinaloa...
by Christopher J. Heatherly and Casey T. McNicholas
April 18, 2017 12:21 AM | Comments (0)
by Patrick J. Christian, Aleksandra Nesic, David Sniffen, Tasneem Aljehani, Khaled Al Sumairi, Narayan B. Khadka, Basimah Hallawy and Binamin Konlan
April 18, 2017 12:08 AM | Comments (17)
The challenge of young-adult and refugee vulnerability to the spread of violent extremist ideology, subsequent radicalization, and devolution into violence related behavior...
by Darren E. Tromblay
April 17, 2017 05:10 AM | Comments (5)
Iran and Saudi Arabia are both exporters of extremism that fuels kinetic terrorist attacks. These countries are uniquely dangerous.
by Jahara W. Matisek
April 17, 2017 01:04 AM | Comments (0)
by Ryan Basford
April 16, 2017 12:22 AM | Comments (0)
by Jens Flinch Jørgensen
April 16, 2017 12:10 AM | Comments (1)
Despite force protection measures, captivity remains an integrated part of the threat to deployed NATO forces.
by Peter Kouretsos
April 15, 2017 05:15 AM | Comments (0)
As China continues deepening commercial ties with LatAm, it is possible the increased flow of goods and people could present more opportunities for Chinese triads to expand...
by Michael T. Lippert
April 15, 2017 02:47 AM | Comments (1)
by Gabriel White
April 14, 2017 10:41 AM | Comments (12)
The human terrain of Syria is shifting. Buried below last week’s headlines was the news of what might amount to the largest proposed population swap in recent history...
by Grant M. Martin
April 14, 2017 12:09 AM | Comments (14)
by Kyle R. Brady
April 13, 2017 03:03 PM | Comments (1)
These attacks can be executed with very little planning, no training, no funding, and no preparation, which makes them quick, easy, and deadly.
by Zachary Griffiths
April 12, 2017 11:11 PM | Comments (1)
by Matthew Mullarky
April 11, 2017 11:50 PM | Comments (10)
by Hilary Matfess
April 11, 2017 11:21 PM | Comments (1)
Ethiopia’s strategic value in counter-terrorism operations in the region butts heads with American foreign policy objectives of promoting democracy and liberal...
by Akali Omeni
April 11, 2017 10:53 AM | Comments (0)
Why the Chibok Kidnappings occurred, and what, if anything, the Nigerian Army has done in its aftermath to prevent the repeat of a kidnapping on that scale by Boko Haram.
by Jennifer Jantzi
April 10, 2017 11:25 PM | Comments (4)
This vivid narrative about an extraordinary American officer in Afghanistan presents two stories, both of interest to military professionals.