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Category Archives: hybridwar
19 December 2011 Caracas (AP) State ran media announced Venezuela was sponsoring a ‘freedom flotilla’ to set sail tomorrow for Guantanamo Bay. Calling indefinite detention a “war crime against humanity,” the government slammed the U.S. based facility in Cuba, claiming additional … Continue reading
As Starbuck notably noted earlier – yours truly got to partake of the infamous Committee of 5‘s Iran Wargame @ that ancient Preysbsomething something school in Davidson (“Ain’t no big deal – it’s innocent”). Let’s just say it’s gon wreak … Continue reading
WoI’s expert ex Spy guy, Persian Gulf Military Expert and academ au courant contact gives up some hot deets and 1st thoughts about the crazy asseted news re: Iran’s al Quds Praetorian Guards acting out along the death to America … Continue reading
Shee Poh! Soko’s Def Min is thinking of linking unconventional irregular land warfare with asymmetrical weaponized assets. The Defense Ministry is apparently minded to use songs and music videos by manufactured girl bands such as Girls’ Generation, Wonder Girls, After … Continue reading
Nick Prime gets his cherry popped over at das Elkus gruppen’s “Fear, Honor and Interest” (a group hug strategic website featuring sev cutting edge all stars) with a delish bit about Libyavention and future ‘ventions. Wild Blue Yonder + De … Continue reading
Kindred spirit Caitlin deploys asymmetrical tactical delights: Lowy Interpreter, Rodger Shanahan has written a post wondering why women are unwilling to write or talk publicly about international relations. At the end of this rather troubling post, Mr. Shanahan states that … Continue reading
Will unbridled free inquiry ensure Free world’s dominance in any endeavor? Pic – “Diffusion of Military Power”
>I’m just as surprised as Andrew Kravetz that Somalian pirates would once again mistakenly attack a US Navy warship–this time the frigate USS Nicholas–with predictable results. While Combined Task Force 150 is fortunate to be squaring off against an opponent … Continue reading
>You may see operations slow down over the next few weeks here at Wings Over Iraq. I’ll be putting together an article to submit to the Council for Emerging National Security Affairs regarding the Lebanon War of 2006. Bonus: The … Continue reading
>In the 1967 James Bond parody movie, Casino Royale, a number of the British agents decide to re-name themselves “James Bond” in an attempt to confuse the enemy. To that end, we have David Niven, Peter Sellers, Woody Allen and … Continue reading