War Council Blog

The War Council blog aims to inform our readers about the complexities of modern warfare through original and daily content from our stable of regular contributors. Our goal is to create an online conversation to disseminate and debate original and innovative ideas, viewpoints, and analysis as a way of enhancing our cadets’ and other readers’ […]


An MWI Contemporary Battlefield Assessment – Bosnia and Herzegovina: A Study of Urban Conflict and Multinational Operations Authors: Major Michael Jackson, Cadet Samuel Ruppert, Cadet David Stanford Abstract: In July 2015, a team of cadets and faculty conducted a research trip in Bosnia-Herzegovina (BiH). This was the first contemporary battlefield assessment conducted through the Modern […]


Is social media hurting troop cohesion? MWI’s John Spencer discusses his time in Iraq in this New York Times Op-Ed. Read Full Article.