Nick Turse

Nick Turse is the managing editor of TomDispatch, a fellow at the Nation Institute, and a contributing writer fo

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  • The Legacy of Infinite War
    August 9, 2018

    The Legacy of Infinite War

    While so much about the War on Terror turned Global War on Terrorism turned World War IV turned the Long War turned “generational struggle” turned “infinite war” seems repetitious, the troops most associated with this conflict—the U.S. Special Operations forces—have seen changes galore.

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  • Commandos Sans Frontières
    July 18, 2018

    Commandos Sans Frontières

    Early last month, at a tiny military post near the tumbledown town of Jamaame in Somalia, small arms fire began to ring out as mortar shells crashed down. When the attack was over, one Somali soldier had been wounded—and had that been the extent of the casualties, you undoubtedly would never have heard about it.

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  • January 10, 2018

    Special Ops at War

    From Afghanistan to Somalia, Special Ops Achieves Less with More

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  • October 30, 2017

    From America With Love

    Over the last two decades, relations between the United States and Russia have increasingly soured, with Moscow casting blame on the United States for encouraging the Rose Revolution in Georgia in 2003 and the Orange Revolution in Ukraine a year later.

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  • October 5, 2017

    The Journalist and the Fixer: Who Makes the Story Possible?

    Once, I believed journalists roamed the world reporting stories on their own. Presumably, somebody edited the articles, but a lone byline meant that the foreign correspondent was the sole author of the reporting. Then I became a journalist and quickly learned the truth.

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  • June 26, 2017

    A Wide World of Winless War

    Globe-Trotting U.S. Special Ops Forces already deployed to 137 nations in 2017.

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  • May 1, 2017

    The US Military Moves Deeper Into Africa

    America’s war-fighting footprint in Africa secret U.S. Military documents reveal a constellation of American military bases across that continent.

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