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Military Science: Selected news sources
American Forces Press Service News
DoD Live (Department of Defense blog)
Field reporting and expert analysis on international news stories.
Smart discussions on national security and defense issues, defense wonk obsessions, and explainers on international crises.
Modern War Institute podcasts
From West Point, tactical, operational, and strategic trends, and interviews about combat experiences.
Weekly roundtable discussions on news, ideas, foreign policy, and law.
The Strategy Bridge
Strategy, national security, and strategic history.
The CSIS Podcast
From the Center for Strategic and International Studies; dissects the big stories of the week in U.S. foreign policy and international affairs.
A weekly look at the weapons systems and tactics that both endanger the world and keep it safe.
War on the Rocks
Discussions with soldiers, spies, officials, and scholars on strategy, defense, and foreign affairs.
War Room Warcasts
U.S. Army War College podcast about challenging national security and defense issues.
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