Small Wars Journal


Shifts in the Demographic Profile of Hezbollah’s Combat Fatalities: What Do They Mean? SWJED Tue, 01/02/2018 - 9:45am

The change highlights an interesting trend with respect to where--and possibly how--Hezbollah recruits fighters for the war in Syria.

The Kurds: Seeking Their Yorktown SWJED Mon, 10/23/2017 - 12:39am

As the Peshmerga retreats in northern Iraq, two American foreign policy experts answer questions about America’s relationship with the Kurds.

“Phil-Kurdism” Like Philhellenism? The Role and Impact of the Western Volunteers Alongside Kurds SWJED Wed, 10/18/2017 - 4:58am

Hanna Bohman and Joanna Palani. What do a former model from Canada and a politics student from Denmark have in common?

Syria’s Desert Hawks and the Loyalist Response to ISIS SWJED Wed, 04/05/2017 - 8:43am

The Desert Hawks are a hybrid entity, both SyAA strike force and Jaber brothers PMC. The latter role has allowed them to emerge as successful loyalist intermediaries.