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News 2023

Excursion to the MHM in Dresden

War Studies-Students at the Berlin Security Conference

Study and Lecture Trip of the Chair of War Studies to Lithuania

Professor Neitzel speaks at the 17th Diplomats' College on the turn of the times

Welcome Ceremony for Incoming Students and Farewell of Graduates 2023

Wehrhafte Veteranen - Conference in Stuttgart with keynote by Prof. Neitzel (in German)

War Studies Delegation deepens cooperation with partners in South Africa

Radio report - Professor Neitzel and Torsten Konopka give their views to Kilian Neuwert

DFG Colloquium on Illegitimate Military Force (in German)

Excursion of WCS and IWS students to the German Bundestag

Lecture from the Ranke Colloquia series with Prof. Neitzel (in German)

Annual Lecture 2023

Panel Discussion "Germany's Russia Policy" (in German)

Call for Papers: Colloquium in Military History for Doctoral Students

"Gewalt-Zeiten" - Temporalität von Gewaltkulturen; Workshop (in German)

Delegation visit NATO

Call for Applications: Merit and Social Scholarships for IWS Students

High-Profile Event on Security Policy

Interview with Professor Neitzel on "Schuler! Ask what is" (in German)

WDR Doku „Stell dir vor, es ist Krieg“ (in German)

Cooperation event of the Potsdam War Studies with the Intelligence and Strategic Studies of the Federal University of Applied Sciences in Berlin

online lecture by Prof. Dr. Markus Koller

Canadian envoy in Berlin, Isabelle Poupart, in Prof. Neitzel's seminar

conference "BEDINGT ABWEHBEREIT?" with Professor Neitzel

DFG-Workshop "Gender, Militär und Krieg"

"Das Reich der Vernichtung" as special edition of the ZpB

"Das Reich der Vernichtung" reviewed on SWR2

"Das Reich der Vernichtung" reviewed in the Süddeutsche Zeitung

Invitation to the lecture by Marco Kollenberg on 19 April 2023

Gundula Gahlen from autumn 2024 at the Käte Hamburger Kolleg

Call for Papers till 14th April 2023

Lecture by Ms Pschichholz via Zoom at 11:30 a.m.

BAKS President Ambassador Brose and Prof. Dr. Neitzel - discussion on experiences in the Afghanistan mission

Anthology now available via Open Access

"Das Reich der Vernichtung" reviewed in the Tagesspiegel

Students discuss the Ukraine war with Prof. Neitzel

Christian Th. Müller on Carl von Clausewitz and his work

Sönke Neitzel as a guest of Research Training Group 2304 at the University of Mainz

Interview in PortalWissen

Professor Neitzel: Do not underestimate Russia, podcast

"Das Reich der Vernichtung" reviewed in the WELT

Dissertation of Zhongtian Han „The Chinese Communist Forces’ Communication Intelligence and Security"


Students on an excursion in Dresden

"The Empire of Destruction" by Alex J. Kay presented on Deutschlandfunk radio

"Auslandsinfo Podcast" of the Konrad Adenauer Foundation with Professor Neitzel

"Empire of Destruction" now also in German