Libya: Another UN Disaster in the Making


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NATO finds itself in a mind-boggling catch-22.

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Courageous Restraint?

Alan W. Dowd writes on defense and security.


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A new effort to encourage “self-control” among American troops may get them killed.

U.S. curtails use of airstrikes in assault on Marja – washingtonpost.com

Jacob Laksin is a senior writer for Front Page Magazine. He is co-author, with David Horowitz, of The New Leviathan (Crown Forum, 2012), and One-Party Classroom (Crown Forum, 2009). Email him at jlaksin@gmail.com and follow him on Twitter at @jlaksin.


MARJA, AFGHANISTAN — To the Marines of Bravo Company, the black-and-white video footage from a surveillance drone seemed to present the perfect shot: more than a dozen armed insurgents exiting a building and heading to positions to attack U.S. and Afghan forces seeking to wrest control of this Taliban stronghold in southern Afghanistan. Facing stiff […]

The Battle For Pakistan – by Stephen Brown


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Obama’s “surge” will target al Qaeda.