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Ep. 46: Mosul, revisited (part one) with Omar Mohammed of Mosul Eye

This episode we travel to Paris to meet the Iraqi historian behind secretive dispatches during the Islamic State group's occupation of Mosul.

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Ep. 45: Former Defense Secretary Ash Carter

Carter sat down with Defense One to talk about China, what it takes to succeed in the Pentagon, how not to waste a $750 billion-dollar defense budget — and much more.

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Ep. 44: Under Secretary Andrea Thompson and Kori Schake, live from the Shangri-La Defense Dialogue

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Ep. 43: Nuclear weapons awareness in the 20th and 21st centuries

We explore the public’s changing awareness of nuclear weapons, and efforts to get young people to engage.

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Ep. 42: Escalating in Somalia

We look into why the U.S. military is escalating its air campaign against al-Shabaab, and what sort of challenges stand in the way of building up a Somali army that can fight Shabaab on its own.

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Ep. 41: Climate Change vs. the US Military

In this episode, we investigate matters of resilience and base design as part of a broader look at how climate change will likely affect the U.S. military in the years ahead.

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Ep. 40: Cruise Missiles, Missile Defense and 21st-Century Hybrid War

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Ep. 39: What comes after Putin? Assessing the future of US-Russian relations

This week we take a look at Russia and the future of the U.S.-Russian relationship.

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Ep. 38: Beyond South China Sea tensions, part two: The CCP vision and the future of Chinese history

How the world's greatest 15th-century navy is linked to the game-playing robot that put Beijing's AI visions into overdrive.

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Ep. 37: Beyond South China Sea tensions, part one: The Tinderbox

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Ep. 36: British defense strategy with UK MoD’s Will Jessett

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Ep. 35: After Mattis + Shutdown’s effect on national security

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What we learned in 2018: Averting war with North Korea

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What we learned in 2018: What's ahead for Syria + why ISIS is not defeated yet

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Ep. 32: The $750 billion military; USAF’s Kessel Run; Happy Birthday to the Guard, and more.

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Ep. 31: The true origins of ISIS and the future of counterterrorism with Hassan Hassan

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Ep. 30: Crisis in the Sea of Azov; Space Force!?; Nuclear anthropology and American folklore

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Ep. 29: Ambassador James Jeffrey on Syria; Plus Sue Mi Terry of CSIS and Evan Medeiros of Georgetown University

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Ep. 28: What if America pulls out of Afghanistan? with Seth Jones, Bill Roggio and more.

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Ep. 27: CENTCOM's Gen. Votel; Exosuits and super soldiers; Weaponizing social media and more.

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