Tuesday, July 31

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Waiting for a Kill Shot 7,000 Miles Away

The emotional toll on drone pilots.

Tuesday, July 17

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The Wedding

Erwynn Umali, Will Behrens, and the first gay wedding on a military base.

Wednesday, July 11

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The Lethal Presidency of Barack Obama

Drone strikes and their consequences.

Tuesday, July 3

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Requiem for a Russian Spy

A CIA veteran remembers his Soviet nemesis, Leonid Vladimirovich Shebarshin, who was the chairman of the KGB for a single day during the 1991 coup against Gorbachev, and committed suicide in Moscow in March.

Saturday, June 16

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Lieutenant Accused of Murdering 109 Civilians

Revealing the murder of 109 Vietnamese civilians during a 1968 search-and-destroy mission on a rumored Viet Gong stronghold, often referred to in military circles as Pinkville, actually the village of My Lai.

Friday, June 8

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America's Last Prisoner of War

The story of Bowe Bergdahl, a soldier who walked off his base in Afghanistan only to be captured by the Taliban.

Saturday, June 2

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The Paris Review, the Cold War and the CIA

Uncovered letters reveal ties between the literary magazine and the CIA’s Congress for Cultural Freedom.

Tuesday, May 29

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The Great Taliban Jailbreak

On the escape of hundreds of insurgents from Kandahar’s Sarposa Prison through a tunnel dug from the outside, and an unlikely suspect: the jail’s former warden.

Tuesday, May 22

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Jamming Tripoli

Inside Moammar Gadhafi’s secret surveillance network.

Monday, May 21

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The Yankee Comandante

The story of William Morgan: American, wanderer, Cuban revolutionary.

Friday, May 18

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The Most Dangerous Game

The parallel lives of a KGB defector and his CIA handler.

Wednesday, May 9

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The Growing Menace

On the ground with U.S. troops in Afghanistan.