Global Recon

Welcome to the Global Recon Podcast! Hosted by John Hendricks. Mr. Hendricks sits down with American Intelligence professionals, and American Special Operations personnel to discuss a wide variety of subjects. These topics include historical events, current events, medicine, and geopolitics. Enjoy. Support this podcast:

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Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 11 days 15 hours 30 minutes


GRP 194-Ignorance is Bold and Knowledge Reserved: A Discussion with CIA Analyst Sarah Adams

Former CIA analyst Sarah Adams unveils the truth behind the 2012 Benghazi attack, providing a detailed account of the events and their implications. With a focus on transparency, Adams exposes the political controversy surrounding the attack and the failure to enact proper security measures. Her firsthand perspective and dedication to uncovering the truth make this podcast a must-listen for those seeking a comprehensive understanding of the tragedy and its lasting impact...


 August 16, 2023  1h18m

GRP 193-The mind is not a vessel to be filled but a fire to be kindled: A Discussion with former KGB Officer Jack Barsky

For this week's podcast, our guest is a former KGB Officer. Jack Barsky reveals his gripping story from the Cold War era. This episode takes you on a thrilling journey through the clandestine operations of the KGB, exposing the deception, sacrifice, and personal dilemmas faced by those caught in the web of espionage...


 August 9, 2023  1h45m

GRP 192-Do not wait to strike till the iron is hot; but make it hot by Striking: A discussion with Hrulf, the founder of the Norman Brigade

Host John Hendricks engages in a captivating conversation with Hrulf, a frontline source with firsthand experiences in the Ukrainian conflict. From the peaceful coexistence in Eastern Ukraine to the deliberate spread of misinformation, the podcast uncovers the complexities of the crisis. The involvement of international soldiers and the role of the Norman Brigade provide a compelling narrative of unity against Russian aggression...


 August 2, 2023  1h57m

GRP 191-Chameleon: A Black Box Thriller with Navy SEAL Remi Adeleke

Former Navy SEAL Remi Adeleke discusses his gripping new book, sharing a gritty and authentic portrayal of his protagonist's journey with host John Hendricks, drawing inspiration from real-life tragedies. Remi uncovers the hidden truths behind organ harvesting. They delve into the complexities of these criminal networks, revealing their sophistication and the shocking statistics surrounding the illegal trade of organs...


 July 25, 2023  1h27m

GRP 190-It is not death that a man should fear, but he should fear never beginning to live: Part Two with Australian SAS Operator Nick Seedman

Together with Nick Seedman, we on the Global Recon podcast, chart a course for our listeners through the entangled universe of geopolitics, personal metamorphosis, and the arduous fight against sex trafficking. Through candid dialogue and fresh perspectives, we shake up prevailing narratives, dig into the motives behind worldwide interventions, and spotlight the powerful ripples of transformative experiences...


 July 12, 2023  2h12m

GRP 189-He who lives in harmony with himself lives in harmony with the universe: Australian SAS Trooper Nick Seedman Part 1

Former Australian SAS Trooper Nick Seedman shares his remarkable journey of sacrifice, resilience, and determination. Through his candid and harrowing accounts, we gain a deeper understanding of the physical and mental challenges faced by Special Forces and the impacts of war...


 July 5, 2023  2h20m

GRP 188-An Inside Look At The Institute For The Study of War with Jennifer Cafarella

In this podcast episode, Jennifer Cafarella, Director of Strategic Initiatives at the Institute for the Study of War (ISW), discusses her expertise in Syria and counter-ISIS work. The ISW focused on Syria. Over time they expanded their Russia program, recognizing Putin's intervention in Syria as part of his global strategy. ISW provides support to educate civilian leaders on military force usage...


 June 28, 2023  1h8m

GRP 187-Relentless Strike With Sean Naylor

We sit down with best-selling author and former senior writer for Army Times, Sean Naylor, to discuss his experiences covering conflicts in the Balkans, Afghanistan, and Iraq. Naylor shares stories of meeting with Hamid Karzai and embedding with various military units, including special forces and cavalry squadrons. He also talks about the challenges of reporting on a secret organization like Joint Special Operations Command (JSOC), which he wrote about in his book "Relentless Strike...


 June 21, 2023  2h13m

GRP 186-From F-22s to Unrestricted Warfare: A Conversation with Brigadier General John Teichert

Former Air Force Brigade General John Teichert shares his insights on US-China relations, Russia's invasion of Ukraine, and the conflict in Ukraine. Teichert expresses concern over China's predatory policies and practices, discussing how their unrestricted warfare aims to destroy the international world order...


 June 7, 2023  1h20m

GRP 185-De Oppresso Liber: My Conversation with Special Forces Officer Francis Racioppi

Francis Racioppi, the host of the Jedburgh podcast, is joining me for this week's episode. Francis, a former Green Beret and infantry officer, served multiple tours to Iraq and Africa. Through discussing the complexities of the conflict in Iraq and leading men on the battlefield, Francis gives excellent insight into the bigger picture...


 May 31, 2023  1h48m