Lobo Institute in the News

In ‘extremely dangerous’ moment, top US diplomat travels to Ukraine, to meet Russian counterpart

As published by ABC News by Conor Finnegan January 18, 2022 Secretary of State Antony Blinken is traveling to Ukraine, Germany, and Switzerland this week - a sign "perhaps that diplomacy is not dead," a senior State Department official said ...
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Team House Podcast: DEVGRU Squadron Commander and Lobo Institute Co-founder Eric Oehlerich Ep. 128

Team House Podcast Episode Description Please click here to listen to the podcast. Eric Oehlerich is a retired U.S. Navy Commander (SEAL) from the Naval Special Warfare component of the USSOCOM’s Joint Special Operations Command. He is a Senior Fellow ...
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Episode 11: Interview with former CIA officer Mick Mulroy

BY BRIAN MCELHINEY  AS PUBLISHED BY • STARS AND STRIPES • JANUARY 6, 2022 The last two episodes of Military Matters have examined how veteran groups Save Our Allies Coalition and Task Force Pineapple helped evacuate thousands of Afghan allies and American ...
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The right war fought the wrong way: Reflecting on the US withdrawal from Afghanistan

By Mick Mulroy as published by the Middle East Institute After the attacks on Sept. 11, 2001, the world was on the side of the United States. The Taliban were an extremist organization that brutalized the Afghan people and provided ...
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Congressional Probe Over Afghan Withdrawal Turns Partisan

Is Biden stonewalling Congress? It depends whom you ask. By Jack Detsch, as published by Foreign Policy’s Pentagon and national security reporter. Congressional Republicans are concerned that the Biden administration is stonewalling their investigation into the chaotic U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan, members ...
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‘High risk’ of armed conflict over Ukraine, Russian defense ministry warns

President Joe Biden warned Russia invasion would bring massive penalties. By Conor Finnegan December 27, 2021 as published by ABC News Russia's deputy defense minister warned foreign ambassadors of a "high risk" of conflict between the country and its neighbor ...
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Reporter’s Notebook: Remembering legendary SEAL Commander Richard Marcinko after his death

Demo Dick will be remembered for his contributions to the SEAL community. ByEric Oehlerich December 28, 2021, as published by ABC News With the death of Richard Marcinko, also known as Demo Dick, or the Rogue Warrior, the Navy SEAL community ...
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More than two years after Trump tweeted a classified image of Iran, former officials are divided on fallout

Zach Dorfman ·National Security Correspondent Fri, December 17, 2021, 2:00 PM·9 min read As published by Yahoo News On the morning of Aug. 30, 2019, then-President Donald Trump was receiving his daily intelligence briefing with a a select group of ...
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The Honor of a Nation: A Case for Stoicism in Foreign Policy

As published by Modern Stoicism by Michael “Mick” Patrick Mulroy, Adam Piercey, and Donald J. Robertson Photo by David Beale on Unsplash George Washington was influenced by Stoicism. He was so fond of the Stoic philosopher and Roman statesman, Cato the Younger, that ...
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Is The United States Ready To Take On China?

As published by Newslook by Lobo Expert Cadre member Andrew Milburn Retired in 2019 as the chief of staff of Special Operations Command Central, He is on the adjunct faculty of the Joint Special Operations University & a fellow of ...
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