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23 November 2023
Air Chief Marshal Sir Richard Knighton, speaking at a recent event at King’s, stated that the RAF…
01 December 2023
The first in a series of seminars exploring military innovation in different context and regions…
04 December 2023
Join us to watch the final presentations from the Department of War Studies’ ‘Hacking Defence…
05 December 2023
This event explores reconceptualising violent political conflict.
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