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Military Reporters & Editors

A non-profit organization for journalists covering the military.

Upcoming Military Reporters & Editors’ annual event

2023 MRE Conference

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  • Keynote speakers
  • Expert panels
  • 2023 MRE journalism awards
  • Networking

Details coming soon

Keynote Speakers

October 27, 2023

Assistant Commandant of the Marine Corps Gen. Eric M. Smith | Photo by Staff Sgt. Kelsey Dornfeld
Acting Marine Corps Commandant Gen. Eric M. Smith
Her Exellency Oksana Markarova will be a keynote speaker at Military Reporters & Editors' 2023 MRE Conference on October 27.
Ukranian Ambassador to the U.S. Oksana Markarova

We are pleased to announce Acting Marine Corps Commandant Gen. Eric M. Smith and Her Excellency Oksana Markarova, the Ambassador of Ukraine to the United States are the keynote speakers at the 2023 Military Reporters & Editors conference.

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Advances public understanding of the military, national security and homeland defense.

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Shares information on best journalism practices, tools and techniques.

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Military Reporters and Editors is the leading organization for journalists covering national security.

MRE provides resources, support, and networking opportunities for its members, fostering excellence in journalism and promoting public understanding of military and national security affairs.

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Asian American Journalists Association - AAJA
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Committee to Protect Journalists - CPJ
International Federation of Journalists IFJ
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Military Veterans in Journalism MVJ
National Association of Black Journalists - NABJ
National Association of Hispanic Journalists - NAHJ
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Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press -- RCFP
Reporters Without Borders -- RSF
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