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by SWJ Editors | Fri, 02/12/2021 - 10:41am | 0 comments
A roundup of the day's news.
by SWJ Editors | Fri, 02/12/2021 - 10:23am | 0 comments
A roundup of the day's news.
by SWJ Editors | Thu, 02/11/2021 - 7:48pm | 0 comments
A roundup of the conflict in against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria.
by SWJ Editors | Thu, 02/11/2021 - 7:32pm | 2 comments
A discussion between Maj. Gen. John Brennan, commander of the 1st Special Forces command, Brig. Gen. Scott Jackson, commander of the Security Force Assistance Command, and Col. Mike Sullivan, commander of the 2nd Security Force Assistance Brigade on the roles and synergy of Special Forces and SFAB Advisors.
by Dave Maxwell | Thu, 02/11/2021 - 9:44am | 0 comments
A roundup of the day’s news.
by Dave Maxwell | Thu, 02/11/2021 - 9:42am | 0 comments
A roundup of the day’s news.
by Dave Maxwell | Wed, 02/10/2021 - 11:14am | 0 comments
A round-up of today's news.
by Dave Maxwell | Wed, 02/10/2021 - 10:53am | 0 comments
A roundup of the day’s news.
by Dave Maxwell | Tue, 02/09/2021 - 10:17am | 0 comments
A roundup of the day’s news.
by Dave Maxwell | Tue, 02/09/2021 - 10:15am | 0 comments
A roundup of the day’s news.
by Dave Maxwell | Mon, 02/08/2021 - 10:48am | 0 comments
A roundup of the day’s news.
by Dave Maxwell | Mon, 02/08/2021 - 10:46am | 0 comments
A roundup of the day’s news.
by SWJ Editors | Sat, 02/06/2021 - 11:25am | 0 comments
"IW refers to activities short of conventional and nuclear warfare that are designed to expand a country’s influence and legitimacy as well as weaken its adversaries."
by SWJ Editors | Fri, 02/05/2021 - 10:07pm | 0 comments
In December 2019, Congress established the Afghanistan Study Group and tasked it with identifying policy recommendations that “consider the implications of a peace settlement, or the failure to reach a settlement, on U.S. policy, resources, and commitments in Afghanistan.”
by SWJ Editors | Fri, 02/05/2021 - 10:01pm | 0 comments
A discussion with one of the co-authors of "On Contested Shores: The Evolving Role of Amphibious Operations in the History of Warfare"
by SWJ Editors | Fri, 02/05/2021 - 9:55pm | 0 comments
The Role of Airpower in Operation Inherent Resolve
by Dave Maxwell | Fri, 02/05/2021 - 1:18pm | 0 comments
A roundup of the day's news.
by Dave Maxwell | Fri, 02/05/2021 - 10:41am | 0 comments
A roundup of the day's news.
by SWJ Editors | Thu, 02/04/2021 - 1:53pm | 0 comments
An important update the the primary U.S. House of Representatives committee with responsibility for oversight and authorization of SOF activities.
by Dave Maxwell | Thu, 02/04/2021 - 10:35am | 0 comments
A round-up of the day's news.
by Dave Maxwell | Thu, 02/04/2021 - 9:54am | 0 comments
A roundup of the day’s news.
by SWJ Editors | Wed, 02/03/2021 - 10:13pm | 0 comments
A roundup of the day's news.
by SWJ Editors | Wed, 02/03/2021 - 9:51pm | 0 comments
A roundup of the day's news.
by SWJ Editors | Wed, 02/03/2021 - 9:20pm | 1 comment

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