Posts Tagged ‘Iraq’

Counterinsurgency Leadership in Afghanistan, Iraq and Beyond: a conversation with Gen. Petraeus

David Petraeus and Bernard Trainor. Marine Corps University, 23 September 2009.
http://defensealt.org/HKSv57

What does the political science literature on civil wars really say about Iraq?

Marc Lynch. The New Foreign Policy.com, 07 September 2009.
http://defensealt.org/HmpgmS

The Limits Of Force

Chuck Hagel. The Washington Post, 03 September 2009. Posted on the Atlantic Council Website.
http://acus.org/new_atlanticist/limits-force

Too Close for Comfort? Tom Ricks and the military’s new philosophical embeds

Tara McKelvey. Columbia Journalism Review, September/October 2009.
http://www.cjr.org/cover_story/too_close_for_comfort.php?page=all

From Iraq to Afghanistan, US Wars Not Going According to Plan

William Pfaff. Tribune Media Services, 24 July 2009.

Troop Levels in the Afghan and Iraq Wars, FY2001-FY2012: Cost and Other Potential Issues

Amy Belasco, Congressional Research Service, 2 July 2009 (printable .pdf file).

The Cost of Iraq, Afghanistan, and Other Global War on Terror Operations Since 9/11

Amy Belasco, Congressional Research Service, 15 May 2009. Posted on the Federation of American Scientists Website.
http://www.fas.org/sgp/crs/natsec/RL33110.pdf

War Report: documents and articles about the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan

Archives of 14,000 documents and articles on the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan compiled by the Project on Defense Alternatives. This site was begun in 2002 and has been archived as of 31 March 2009. Subsequent articles and documents on Afghanistan and Iraq are included in the Defense Strategy Review page.

http://www.comw.org/warreport/

Afghanistan Index by topic (2002-April 2009) — http://www.comw.org/warreport/#toc2

Iraq Index by topic (2002-April 2009) — http://www.comw.org/warreport/#toc1