A group of young arabs smoke marijuana on the steps while a gaggle of hippies has their confab in a sharing circle on the other side of the station. Neon View More ›
The Islamic State continues to create some semblance of a functioning government across what was once a region belonging to Syria and Iraq, even engaging in the oil industry which View More ›
I was able to meet with an Ukrainian SOF Veterans Association, and they told me I was the first foreigner to meet them to talk about the war. It was weird as most of them served in Afghanistan along with their Russian counterparts and they still keep talking through social networks even with the ongoing war.
The recent propaganda film featuring the murder of journalist James Foley by a British ISIS fighter, also carried the follow on threat to murder another freelance journalist named Steven Sotloff. View More ›
Our friends at Foreign Intrigue have published an amazing interview today with an Iraqi Army Officer who dishes out the unvarnished truth about Iraq, about ISIS, and the Iraqi Army. View More ›
Crossing back across friendly lines can be a tricky proposition in the middle ISIS-made warzone. “Can you have your commander write you a letter to help you get through the View More ›
Yesterday I did a segment on Sun News about Al-Baghdadi, westerners going to fight for ISIS, and how to build a coalition that can defeat them. Check it out on View More ›
Last year a South African Special Forces operator chalked up the 6th longest range kill in history against M23 rebels in the Congo, but with the South African National Defense View More ›
Commemorated by General Muholland and Vice President Joe Biden on Veteran’s Day in 2011, the horse soldier memorial is a larger than life bronze representation of an iconic image from View More ›
The media is currently in a frenzy about the leadership of ISIS, hailing Al-Baghdadi as the new Bin Laden, the next Public Enemy #1 for them to write about and View More ›
Today at 10AM a group of about forty Iraqi immigrants belonging to the Yezidi religious minority protested in front of the United Nations building in Manhattan. Among them was my View More ›
There aren’t many books that you know are going to be extraordinary even before you open them. “Arc of the Gurkha” is one of those.