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Podcasts from Spectator writers
The US strike that killed 10 civilians in Kabul was hardly a unique event
By Kelley Beaucar Vlahos
The US military spends money but cannot win wars
The votes and the stars appear aligned to sweep the authorized use of military force legislation
A short history of a very modern mercenary
The dark Prince
Kelley Beaucar Vlahos
The long march to disaster
Paying the price for Obama’s drone war
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