by Youssef Aboul-Enein
September 20, 2012 04:30 AM | Comments (1)
A scathing and scholarly critique of the impact of De-Ba’athification on the America’s efforts to stabilize Iraq.
by Steve Griffin
September 19, 2012 04:30 AM | Comments (23)
Further thought is required if this concept is going to succeed in the future.
by Tom Pike
September 18, 2012 04:30 AM | Comments (14)
Historians often turn wars and battles into linear sequences outlining casual chains for which the mind has a natural bias.
by Richard Ledet, Jeff Stewart and Pete Turner
September 17, 2012 04:30 AM | Comments (3)
Transition can’t simply be, “We are leaving...good luck.”
by Mehar Omar Khan
September 14, 2012 04:30 AM | Comments (3)
The barbarians have come and the rules of war and peace stand transformed.
by Jon Brickey, Jacob Cox, John Nelson and Gregory Conti
September 13, 2012 04:30 AM | Comments (8)
Cyber warfare isn’t hype; it’s real.
by Andrew Chadwick
September 12, 2012 04:30 AM | Comments (3)
“We’ve won the war,” General Dan Halutz boasted.
September 11, 2012 04:30 AM | Comments (2)
What began as an Israeli air campaign rapidly evolved into an extensive ground war of bloody house-to-house battles that the Israelis were ill prepared to wage.
by Jason B. Nicholson
September 10, 2012 04:30 AM | Comments (1)
Iranian inroads in Africa present a potential new front in the Iranian-US cold war.
by Robert Tollast and Richard Weitz
September 7, 2012 04:30 AM | Comments (2)
An autocratic Iraq will probably be happier doing more business with China and Russia. But the idea of a Sino-Russian strategy in the Middle East is far from simple.
by John R. Deni
September 7, 2012 04:00 AM | Comments (1)
Using security cooperation to prevent, shape ... and win.
by EM Burlingame
September 6, 2012 04:30 AM | Comments (57)
Implementing a provocative idea.
by G. Scott Alamanach Mikalauskis
September 5, 2012 04:30 AM | Comments (3)
The conventional approach taken by most aid programs has been a counterproductive disaster.
by Robert Sharp and Marwan Noman
September 4, 2012 07:47 PM | Comments (0)
Looking to Plan Colombia to create a Plan Yemen.
by Ben Zweibelson
September 4, 2012 04:30 AM | Comments (65)
Or how to shatter organizational stagnation and identify critical tensions preventing creative thinking and improvisation.
by Michael Cummings and Eric Cummings
August 31, 2012 04:30 AM | Comments (25)
The authors lay out the “courses of action” available to Iran at sea, air, ground, in other countries and by conducting terrorism around the globe.
by Butch Bracknell
August 30, 2012 04:45 AM | Comments (11)
The killing of this (unprivileged, unlawful) combatant enjoyed ample legal authority under both international and domestic law, and is, as a matter of law and policy,...
August 30, 2012 04:30 AM | Comments (0)
A look inside the increasingly pivotal nation.
by Sterling Jensen and Robert Sharp
August 29, 2012 04:35 AM | Comments (1)
Lebanon has a political system, security force, and national memory to weather the current storm.
by Sylvia Longmire
August 29, 2012 04:30 AM | Comments (0)
Guadalajara could lose its protected status among drug lords and become the next epicenter for drug-related violence.
by Thomas Doherty
August 28, 2012 10:27 AM | Comments (14)
Developed to streamline and expedite the orders process, the CONOP has forced leaders to expend time, effort and energy to push the CONOP through the approval process from...
by Jai Singh and Ajay Singh
August 28, 2012 04:30 AM | Comments (1)
A look at the war and how the administrations have prosecuted it.
by Garrett Wood
August 27, 2012 04:30 AM | Comments (6)
There is a danger in the empirical mode of reasoning that it will lead us to think of a thousand locals or twenty counterinsurgents as homogenous units of human being....
by The Ellis Group
August 27, 2012 02:57 AM | Comments (16)
America’s maritime and amphibious capabilities are pivotal to the nation’s future ability to deter and defeat adversaries, strengthen alliances, deny enemies...
by Robert Tollast and David Forsythe
August 23, 2012 07:21 PM | Comments (3)
As the US Treasury imposes sanctions on an Iraqi bank, what defines our relationship with friendly autocracies?
by Niels Klingenberg Vistisen
August 23, 2012 04:30 AM | Comments (3)
Could a conflict between Afghanistan and Pakistan lead to tactical nuclear weapon use?
by Louis H. Smith IV, MS
August 22, 2012 04:30 AM | Comments (2)
Life-saving training for deploying forces.
by Frank Hoffman
August 21, 2012 04:30 AM | Comments (1)
An edited volume by Williamson Murray and Peter Mansoor.
by Barry Zellen
August 20, 2012 04:30 AM | Comments (5)
The post-Westphalian world must understand the pre-Westphalian one.
by Bob Couture
August 17, 2012 04:30 AM | Comments (1)
Observing how the Afghans develop intelligence and seek creative means to support their operations is vital to Afghans owning the security.