Small Wars Journal


Syria’s Desert Hawks and the Loyalist Response to ISIS SWJED Wed, 04/05/2017 - 8:43am

The Desert Hawks are a hybrid entity, both SyAA strike force and Jaber brothers PMC. The latter role has allowed them to emerge as successful loyalist intermediaries.

ISIL & Drones: Understand the Network to Defeat the Network SWJED Wed, 02/15/2017 - 7:40pm

A partial solution is not expensive, created from exotic materials, or overly glamorous, but rather, an approach that requires only the slightest redirection of priorities.

“Remote Controlled” Terrorism and its Implications for Counter-Terrorism Efforts SWJED Sat, 02/11/2017 - 3:02am

Islamic State recruiters and leaders residing in Syria and Iraq are now directing attacks in the West, India, and East Asia via “homegrown” extremists.