Modern War 37: Putin Moves South
Putin Moves South - Potential Conflict in the Eurasian Heartland: Central Asia has been a crossroads for millennia. In the 21st century conflict looms in the region as international powers vie for control of important natural resources and military dominance.
- Libyan Mercs - Employment of Mercenaries by Modern Libya: The United Nations and African Union have expended tremendous efforts to thwart mercenary activity in Africa. Despite these efforts, the mercenary trade has flourished, nowhere more so than in Libya.
- Kurdish Insurgency, 1984-1999: In August 1984, the Kurdistan Workers’ Party sparked an insurgency against the Turkish government. It would last until September 1999.
- Groupes Mobiles - French Mobile Operations in Indochina: By early 1950, small but highly mobile groups took the lead in the French counterinsurgency effort in Indochina.