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security force assistance

Journal Article | January 24, 2012 04:40 AM | Comments(5)

Jeremy Gwinn focuses on the "transition" phase of security force assistance in Afghanistan.

Journal Article | July 9, 2012 03:44 AM | Comments(27)

How "Design" was used in shaping a the way ahead in Afghanistan.

Blog post | August 1, 2012 04:00 AM | Comments(2)

Our Western design and training programs are subtracting capability—by pushing adoption of an alien military culture.

Journal Article | August 7, 2012 05:14 AM | Comments(2)

A British model, an American model, a Robinson model.

Journal Article | September 24, 2012 03:30 AM | Comments(6)

“Afghan Led” is a critical aspect of our counterinsurgency operations that we must grasp to enable ultimate mission success.

Journal Article | October 2, 2012 03:30 AM | Comments(5)

In assessing our “lessons learned” it is vital that the service look forward and not just retrospectively so it does not learn the wrong lessons. 

Journal Article | December 20, 2012 04:30 AM | Comments(8)

The key to successful advisor preparation lies in understanding the operational environment.

Platoon/Company sized elements are being tasked with the execution of security handovers that have been in development for over ten years.

Journal Article | January 10, 2013 02:30 AM | Comments(1)

The war in Afghanistan is a war of perceptions on progress made thus far. A widening gap in perceptions will complicate the transition .

Blog post | January 15, 2013 01:00 PM | Comments(3)

There is little additional value to be gained from another year or two of advising and training at the tactical level.