by Byron Ramirez
March 8, 2014 07:02 AM | Comments (0)
This essay focuses on a set of highly advanced technological inventions used for transporting and delivering narcotics.
by Octavian Manea
March 8, 2014 04:47 AM | Comments (35)
Responding to Crimea by Bolstering NATO’s Military Presence in Central and Eastern Europe: SWJ Discussion with A. Wess Mitchell.
by Andrew Watkins
March 7, 2014 04:18 AM | Comments (0)
While it may be convenient to write off "spoilers" as intractable enemies of peace to be dealt with solely by coercive force, there do exist possibilities for their...
by Dale C. Eikmeier
March 6, 2014 08:55 AM | Comments (6)
This is a follow-up companion piece to the Small War Journal article ‘...
by D. Robert Worley
March 6, 2014 07:34 AM | Comments (2)
The Royal Road: A Mission-Oriented Service for Special Operations and Low-Intensity Conflict
by Gary Anderson
March 5, 2014 02:27 PM | Comments (0)
One More Thought on Unconventional Approaches to Dealing with al Qaeda: If the Afghans Kick Us Out, Let’s Hire the Haqqanis
by Michael Dennis
March 5, 2014 02:07 PM | Comments (1)
Thrilla in Minnesota: Al-Shabaab vs. The Somali Diaspora
by David Hunter-Chester
March 4, 2014 02:36 PM | Comments (4)
People do not live in history, they live in the narrative. Nowhere is this truth more evident than between three countries in East Asia.
by Jillian Marie Wisniewski
March 3, 2014 12:23 PM | Comments (0)
Most aviators and intelligence professionals agree that something about tactical aviation intelligence just isn’t working.
by Joseph A. Warrick
March 3, 2014 06:19 AM | Comments (23)
Radical Islamic Terrorism: An Evolving and Enduring Threat
by Malcolm Beith
March 2, 2014 01:44 PM | Comments (0)
Mexican Cartel Op-Ed No. 8: Will Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman Loera be tried in Mexico or the United States?
by Henri Boré
March 1, 2014 08:23 AM | Comments (0)
Water Tensions in Africa: Assisting our African Partners in Developing a Riverine Operations Capability
by Jake Villarreal
February 28, 2014 06:50 AM | Comments (1)
Reforming Property Laws in Post-Conflict Societies - Case Study: Afghanistan
February 27, 2014 01:22 PM | Comments (0)
Colombian Cartel Tactical Note #1: The Evolution of ‘Narco-Submarines’ Engineering
by Scott Forster
February 27, 2014 11:12 AM | Comments (11)
As many analysts searched for what our Army must do for America, they envisioned their answer as finding the Holy Grail or a golden nugget. Instead they should have been...
February 26, 2014 05:18 PM | Comments (6)
In the struggle against the Jihadists of Al Qaeda and affiliated groups, we need to stop believing that we are dealing with terrorists.
by Joe Harris
February 25, 2014 01:34 PM | Comments (1)
Intelligence and Policy Making for the 21st Century: A Case-study of the Benghazi Attacks and the Relationship Between Policy Makers and the Intelligence Community
by Stephen J. Fallon
February 23, 2014 01:30 PM | Comments (1)
Cultural Intelligence has once again become a much sought after commodity in the wake of the September 11th attacks and its ensuing wars.
by Michael McBride
February 22, 2014 04:10 PM | Comments (0)
An Uncomfortable War in the Graveyard of Empires: Applying the Manwaring Paradigm to the Soviet-Afghan War
by Robert Beljan
February 20, 2014 11:34 PM | Comments (2)
Although categorized differently, ISAF’s counterinsurgency campaign and MONUSCO’s robust peacekeeping have much in common.
by Clint Osowski
February 20, 2014 02:28 PM | Comments (4)
The definition of cross-border violence fuels current debate and influences the level of cross-border violence within jurisdictions.
by Inge Fryklund
February 19, 2014 01:38 PM | Comments (26)
Our stability efforts implemented on a national scale, in someone else’s nation, invariably - sometimes sooner, sometimes later - have been a spectacular failure.
by Thomas Kruklis
February 19, 2014 01:14 PM | Comments (2)
Common questions in the minds of policymakers include “How far can fundamentalist Islam be practiced without interfering with the daily lives and cultures of our...
by Brian Adams and Graham Williams
February 19, 2014 08:40 AM | Comments (0)
This article discusses the issues and challenges with targeting for an advising Battalion and how the Battalion’s leadership, staff, ANSF advisors, and Company...
by Thomas Doherty
February 18, 2014 05:16 PM | Comments (2)
The Army continues to debate the use of the term Intelligence Surveillance Reconnaissance. This debate was triggered when ISR became a synonym for Unmanned Arial Surveillance...
by Keith Nightingale
February 7, 2014 08:09 PM | Comments (5)
His views and observations are personal, simple and quite visceral. They may be skewed, wrong, right or something in between.
February 6, 2014 06:53 PM | Comments (119)
Village Stability Operations and the Future of the American Way of War. SWJ Book Discussion with Linda Robinson on “One Hundred Victories. Special Ops and the Future of...
by Kurt McDowell
February 5, 2014 06:28 AM | Comments (2)
The Collective-Action Frame and Emergence: A Better Understanding of the Operational Environment
by Douglas A. Livermore
February 4, 2014 02:09 PM | Comments (192)
Pakistani Unconventional Warfare Against Afghanistan: A Case Study of the Taliban as an Unconventional Warfare Proxy Force
by J. Overton
February 3, 2014 04:37 AM | Comments (0)
Speaking of the Long War: CNO Speech Transcripts from 2001 to 2011, and the Contemporary Myth of U.S. Sea Power