By: Craig Whiteside Times of crisis can be a brief window of opportunity for large institutional bureaucracies to overcome jurisdictional boundaries and make changes to business as usual.
A year ago, five Taliban insurgents stormed a government complex. The Afghans led a disastrous but ultimately successful response. Inside what a win looks like in Afghanistan’s post-U.S. future.
By: Lisa Saum-Manning Comparing Past and Current Challenges to Afghan Local Defense.
The elite commandos in Afghanistan just got a new base of operations. And it’s owned by Blackwater, thanks to a $22 million no-bid deal.
By: David S. Kauvar and Tucker A. Drury It is time to rethink the role of conventional U.S. military medical assets in COIN operations.