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Guest Host: Susan Page
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- Doug Brooks President of the International Peace Operations Association
- Lawrence Korb Senior fellow at the Center for American Progress, and former Assistant Secretary of Defense in the Reagan administration.
- Peter W. Singer National security fellow at the Brookings Institution and author of "Corporate Warriors"
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