By: Stan Wiechnik Question – what do Vladimir Putin and Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi have in common? Answer – both man’s dream of territorial expansion are failing.
By: Stan Wiechnik Schizophrenic Doctrine: Why We Need to Separate Democratization Out of Stability and COIN Doctrine
By: Stan Wiechnik As counterinsurgency operations come to a close the military today looks to regain its past prominence as a conventional fighting force.
By: Stan Wiechnik The US Army Counterinsurgency manual touts the importance of legitimacy yet it provides a limited explanation of what legitimacy is and where it comes from.
By: Stan Wiechnik At the 2013 AUSA annual meeting and convention in Washington, D.C., I was able to attend a forum entitled Regionally Aligned Forces and Global Engagement.