When You Lose Your Headquarter While Fighting A Conventional Enemy….

Lately I’ve been thinking about the political establishment’s fixation on Russia and China. My reason for this is that I imagine that it must be reassuring and good to know that your Nation is in relatively good shape if you are called to fight a foreign State actor elsewhere… What inspired these thoughts was aContinue reading “When You Lose Your Headquarter While Fighting A Conventional Enemy….”

Having A Raison D’être & An End Game – The Impression One Can Get.

When reading about the Iraq war last year I was stunned to see the willingness to sacrifice the integrity of Europe on the altar of momentary territorial access needed in order to get into Iraq. “Plan Of Attack” by Bob Woodward. “Decision Points” by George W. Bush. I was further mystified by the fact thatContinue reading “Having A Raison D’être & An End Game – The Impression One Can Get.”

“Lieutenant Colonel: Women in the Military Diminishes Norway’s Fighting Ability.”

I just came across this shockingly politically incorrect article over in Norway. I couldn’t believe that this was actually published by our left-leaning Dagbladet, yet they did. Here is my translation of the news story: “If we want more women in the military’s spear tip that is completely ok, but then we also have to acceptContinue reading ““Lieutenant Colonel: Women in the Military Diminishes Norway’s Fighting Ability.””