Asa'ib Ahl al-Haq Activity Inside Baghdad December 2011-November 2012

December 18, 2012 - Sam Wyer

This map illustrates Asa'ib Ahl al-Haq activity inside Baghdad from December 2011 to November 2012.

The Resurgence of Asa'ib Ahl al-Haq

December 18, 2012 - Sam Wyer

This report examines the political, religious, and military resurgence of Asa’ib Ahl al-Haq (AAH) in Iraq since the withdrawal of U.S. Forces, identifying the group’s key actors, their present disposition and strategy, and their regional expansion.

Weekly Iraq Update #49

December 13, 2012 - Sam Wyer

Jordanian Terror Plot Reveals AQI Regional Network

Weekly Iraq Update #50

December 12, 2012 - Sam Wyer

December 06, 2012- December 12, 2012

Combat Power & Confidence Within The Afghan National Army

December 7, 2012 - LTG James M. Dubik (U.S. Army, Ret.)

The success of transitioning security responsibility to the Afghans is contingent upon their willingness and ability to receive the handoff.

Syrian Kurds and the Democratic Union Party (PYD)

December 6, 2012 - Institute for the Study of War

This backgrounder examines the PYD within the context of regional Kurdish politics in order to forecast their likely course as the Syrian civil war unfolds.

Weekly Iraq Update #48

December 6, 2012 - Stephen Wicken

November 21, 2012-November 29, 2012

Tentative agreement reached on disputed territories standoff, Maliki’s son, government spokesman implicated in Russian arms deal.

Why U.S. troops must stay in Afghanistan

November 24, 2012 - Kimberly Kagan

Will the United States continue to conduct counterterrorism operations in South Asia? That question is central to any discussion about U.S. troop presence and mission in Afghanistan.

Timeline: Ali Mussa Daqduq

November 21, 2012 - Stephen Wicken

This timeline details to activities of Ali Mussa Daqduq from his start with Hezbollah in 1983 until his release in 2012. It will be updated as new information is uncovered.

Weekly Iraq Update #47

November 21, 2012 - Stephen Wicken

November 21, 2012.