Counterinsurgency

Remote Warfare - The Latest (failing) Phase of Counter Terrorism

Jon Moran | Posted 23.02.2015 | UK
Jon Moran

The reasoning behind these tactics they are not working. They are what military thinker Gian Gentile calls a strategy of tactics, the use of weapons and techniques because they seem to work rather than because they fit any larger long term plan.

Nigeria: A Year of Emergency

Rachael Akidi | Posted 13.07.2014 | UK
Rachael Akidi

Exactly a year ago, Nigeria's President Goodluck Jonathan declared a state of emergency across three north eastern states...

David Wood

Too Few British Troops And Confused British Strategy Suggest Hard Lessons In Afghanistan

HuffingtonPost.com | David Wood | Posted 04.09.2011 | UK Politics

A new study of the counterinsurgency operations conducted by British forces and U.S. Marines in southern Afghanistan suggests a difficult road ahead. ...