Small Wars Journal

Arab Spring

The Ansar of Yemen: The Huthis and al-Qaeda Peter J. Munson Wed, 05/01/2013 - 3:30am

The pressures on Yemen are centrifugal rather than centripetal, by which the power of the center is weakened to the benefit of poles of regional power. These centrifugal forces could make it difficult to recreate a central state that can reach across the country

Rumors of Central Command’s Decline are Wishful Thinking Peter J. Munson Fri, 03/29/2013 - 3:30am

What happens in Vegas may stay in Vegas, but what happens in the Middle East and South Asia spreads to the world.