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SWJ Blog is a multi-author blog publishing news and commentary on the various goings on across the broad community of practice.  We gladly accept guest posts from serious voices in the community.

by Dave Maxwell | Mon, 12/14/2020 - 6:41pm | 0 comments
A roundup of the day's news.
by Dave Maxwell | Sun, 12/13/2020 - 10:56am | 1 comment
A roundup of the day's news.
by Dave Maxwell | Sun, 12/13/2020 - 10:45am | 0 comments
A roundup of the day's news.
by Dave Maxwell | Fri, 12/11/2020 - 11:30am | 0 comments
A roundup of the day's news.
by Dave Maxwell | Fri, 12/11/2020 - 10:40am | 0 comments
A roundup of the day's news.
by SWJ Editors | Wed, 12/09/2020 - 10:13pm | 1 comment

This piece is available in full at USIP.org.

Full Article: https://www.usip.org/publications/2020/11/ethiopias-problems-will-not-end-military-victory

By Aly Verjee

by Dave Maxwell | Tue, 12/08/2020 - 1:12pm | 0 comments
A roundup of the day's news.
by Dave Maxwell | Tue, 12/08/2020 - 11:44am | 1 comment
A roundup of the day's news.
by SWJ Editors | Mon, 12/07/2020 - 7:59pm | 1 comment

This piece published in full at USIP.org.

Full Article: https://www.usip.org/publications/2020/12/mozambiques-crisis-requires-new-playbook-fight-extremism

By Leanne Erdberg Steadman; Bethany L. McGann; Colin Thomas-Jensen

by SWJ Editors | Mon, 12/07/2020 - 3:44pm | 1 comment
Small Wars Journal is pleased to announce the release of Mexican Drug Violence: Hybrid Warfare, Predatory Capitalism and the Logic of Cruelty. This new Small Wars Journal–El Centro book by Dr. Teun A. Voeten examines the violence in Mexico’s drug war.
by Dave Maxwell | Mon, 12/07/2020 - 1:25pm | 0 comments
A roundup of the day's news.
by Dave Maxwell | Mon, 12/07/2020 - 9:24am | 0 comments
A roundup of the day's news.
by Dave Maxwell | Sun, 12/06/2020 - 12:54pm | 0 comments
A roundup of the day's news.
by Dave Maxwell | Sun, 12/06/2020 - 12:37pm | 0 comments
A roundup of the day's news
by Dave Maxwell | Sat, 12/05/2020 - 2:27pm | 0 comments
A roundup of security
by Dave Maxwell | Sat, 12/05/2020 - 2:10pm | 0 comments
A roundup of the day's news
by Dave Maxwell | Fri, 12/04/2020 - 2:12pm | 0 comments
A roundup of the day's news.
by Dave Maxwell | Fri, 12/04/2020 - 1:19pm | 0 comments
A roundup of the day's news.
by SWJ Editors | Fri, 12/04/2020 - 8:40am | 0 comments

An interactive web site from NCTC. 

by SWJ Editors | Thu, 12/03/2020 - 10:31pm | 0 comments

A 12 page report on SOF from the Congressional Research Service that includes important discussion/questions about the A/SECDEF's Sec 922 directive.

by Dave Maxwell | Tue, 12/01/2020 - 2:23pm | 0 comments
A roundup of the day's news.
by Dave Maxwell | Tue, 12/01/2020 - 1:33pm | 0 comments
A roundup of the day's news.
by Dave Maxwell | Mon, 11/30/2020 - 12:13pm | 0 comments
A roundup of the day's news.
by Dave Maxwell | Mon, 11/30/2020 - 11:22am | 1 comment
A roundup of the day's news.
by SWJ Editors | Sun, 11/29/2020 - 1:00pm | 1 comment

This piece originally appeared at USIP.org.

Full Article: https://www.usip.org/publications/2020/11/afghanistan-withdrawal-should-be-based-conditions-not-timelines

By Scott Worden