Target USA: The national security podcast

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Whether it’s from terrorists, anarchists, cybercriminals or nation-states, America has a target on its back.

In this weekly podcast series produced by WTOP and Podcast One, WTOP National Security Correspondent J.J. Green investigates the threats facing the U.S., the people behind them, the agencies fighting them and their impact on Americans.

Ep. 301 | The Defense Intelligence Agency: ISIS-K could threaten the Homeland in 1-2 years.

Ep. 300 | COVID Conspiracy Part 4: How to persuade reluctant people to get the COVID vaccine (Conclusion)

Ep. 299 | COVID Conspiracy Part 3: The NFL's Vaccine Challenge

Ep. 298 | COVID Conspiracy Part 2: How does Russian disinformation work?

Ep. 297 | COVID Conspiracy Part 1: Russian Disinfo fuels anti-vaxx movement.

Ep. 296 | Fiona Hill discusses her new book, "There's Nothing For You Here"

Ep. 295 | Kusti Salm: Permanent Secretary Ministry of Defence of Republic of Estonia

Ep. 294 | NATO: One for all, All for one

Ep. 293 | The National Reconnaissance Office turns 60

Ep. 292 | The Afghan Diaries: Part Two

Ep. 291 | The Afghan Diaries: Harrowing tales of attempts to escape Afghanistan

Ep. 290 | The Taliban takeover of Afghanistan: The Human Cost


Ep. 289 | The U.S. "had a heart attack " during the Capitol Riot and the constant venom on social media may cause another -soon.

Ep. 288 | The U.S. faces daunting cyber security challenges

Ep. 287 | The Pegasus Project: Dangerous spyware system revealed

Ep. 286 | EXCLUSIVE: Masih Alinejad, targeted by Iran for abduction speaks out

Ep. 285 | Clarity in Crisis: Leadership Lessons from the CIA

Ep. 284 | Putin: The "Summit" injected new energy into his troubled presidency.

Ep. 283 | The National Intelligence University makes a big move

Ep. 282 | Will the U.S. leave thousands of Afghan translators behind?

Ep. 281 | Biden and Putin meet in Geneva

SPECIAL REPORT | Paul Whelan speaks from a Russian prison; asks President Biden for help.

Ep. 280 | EXCLUSIVE: Paul Whelan and family anxiously await the Biden/Putin Summit.

Target USA –Ep. 279 | Will President Biden meet with Kim Jong Un?

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