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State Secrets is a weekly interview podcast featuring Cipher Brief experts and national security leaders.

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State Secrets is a weekly interview podcast featuring Cipher Brief experts and national security leaders.

    Spymaster's Prism: The Fight against Russian Aggression

    Spymaster's Prism: The Fight against Russian Aggression

    In this episode with talk with former CIA Officer and Author Jack Devine about his new book 'Spymaster's Prism: The Fight Against Russian Aggression.  

    • 41 min
    Behind the Scenes of the Worldwide Threat Hearings

    Behind the Scenes of the Worldwide Threat Hearings

    In this episode we welcome Cipher Brief Expert and former Acting Director, CIA John McLaughlin to the show to talk about what really goes on in the Worldwide Threat Briefings to Congress.  The briefings are set to resume this week after a hiatus under the Trump Administration.  

    • 38 min
    The State of Play with Russia and Ukraine with General (Ret) Philip Breedlove

    The State of Play with Russia and Ukraine with General (Ret) Philip Breedlove

    In this episode we catch up with General Breedlove to talk about the current state of play with Russia and Ukraine, some possible scenarios that could occur and what to watch for over the near term.  We also talk China-Russia and the U.S. relationship with our NATO allies.  

    • 20 min
    A Cyber Conversation with Kelly Bissell, Global Managing Director Accenture Security

    A Cyber Conversation with Kelly Bissell, Global Managing Director Accenture Security

    Kelly Bissell leads Accenture Security, where he oversees the full spectrum of security services including strategic consulting, cyber defense, digital identity, response and remediation services, and managed security services. He is a member of Accenture’s Global Management Committee.

    • 28 min
    Admiral James Stavridis

    Admiral James Stavridis

    In this episode we speak with Former Supreme Allied Commander and Cipher Brief Expert Admiral (Ret) James Stavridis about his new book, co-written with Elliot Ackerman called '2034: A Novel of the Next World War'. 

    • 29 min
    Mark Cooter & Alec Bierbauer, co-authors of 'Never Mind We'll Do It Ourselves'

    Mark Cooter & Alec Bierbauer, co-authors of 'Never Mind We'll Do It Ourselves'

    Cipher Brief CEO & Publisher Suzanne Kelly talks to Mark Cooter & Alec Bierbauer, authors of the new book 'Never Mind We'll Do It Ourselves: How a Team of Renegades Broke Rules, Shattered Barriers and Changed The Face Of Warfare Forever.  

    The book tells the once highly classified story of the birth of the Predator program.  

    • 37 min

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