David Sanger

David Sanger appears in the following:

WQXR's The Washington Report

Monday, December 14, 2009

David Sanger of The NYT talks about this weekend's top political stories and the week ahead.

How Can the President Earn His Nobel Peace Prize?

Thursday, December 10, 2009

The announcement that President Barack Obama would be awarded the Nobel Peace Prize this year came as a surprise to many – including the president, apparently – and inspired criticism...

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WQXR's The Washington Report

Monday, December 07, 2009

David Sanger of The NYT discusses Pakistan, Obama's Nobel and the U.N. climate change conference.


Iran's Nuclear Chess Game Continues

Monday, November 30, 2009

Iran announced yesterday it wouldn't comply with a demand by the United Nations' nuclear agency to stop work on a once-secret nuclear fuel enrichment plant, and said it would construc...


WQXR's The Washington Report

Monday, November 30, 2009

David Sanger of The NYT discusses Obama's upcoming West Point speech and Iran's nuclear program.

The President's Coming Decision on Afghanistan

Wednesday, November 25, 2009

President Barack Obama announced yesterday that he will soon announce his decision on our strategy in Afghanistan. When he says he intends to “finish the job,” what does he mean? Here...

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WQXR's The Washington Report

Monday, November 23, 2009

David Sanger of The NYT talks about the Senate's healthcare vote and calls for Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner to resign.

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WQXR's The Washington Report

Monday, November 16, 2009

David Sanger of The New York Times talks about what Barack Obama hopes to tackle abroad, and what's on tap for the president when he gets back.


Afghan Troop Announcement Imminent

Wednesday, November 11, 2009

As America marks Veterans Day, President Obama is reportedly considering four options for increasing troop levels in Afghanistan, which he will review during a meeting with his nation...

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WQXR's The Washington Report

Monday, November 09, 2009

In this week's Washington Report, David Sanger of The New York Times discusses the Senate's healthcare plan, and Obama's meeting with Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.

WQXR's The Washington Report

Monday, November 02, 2009

Today, Hamid Karzai was declared President for a second term in Afghanistan.

WQXR's The Washington Report

Monday, October 26, 2009

This week, President Obama will meet with his national security team twice in the White House to discuss troop levels in Afghanistan. Also in Washington this week, the Senate is debating a bill aimed at reducing pollution caused by global warming.

WQXR's The Washington Report

Monday, October 19, 2009

World powers meet today in Vienna to finalize a tentative deal with Iran that would move most of its uranium out of the country for processing. The Iranian government recently agreed to allow inspections of its newly disclosed nuclear enrichment facility. The Vienna talks preceed a visit planned for October 25.

Date Set for IAEA to Inspect Iran's New Nuke Facility

Monday, October 05, 2009

The director of the U.N. nuclear agency, Mohamed ElBaradei, says that Iran has set a date for inspectors to visit that country's newly revealed uranium enrichment plant, outside the c...


Iran's War Games: Iranian-Americans Respond

Tuesday, September 29, 2009

Iran continued its recent run of provocative acts by testing its longest-range missiles on Monday. That came only one day after it tested short-range missiles, and a few days after it...

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David Sanger on Iran and Afghanistan

Monday, September 28, 2009

David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for The New York Times and the author of The Inheritance: The World Obama Confronts and the Challenges to American Power, discusses the Obama administration’s foreign policy with regards to Iran and Afghanistan.

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Afghanistan: How to Measure the Mission's Success

Friday, August 07, 2009

Pakistani Taliban leader Baitullah Mehsud has been killed in a U.S. drone attack. While it's not the first time reports of his death have surfaced, the Taliban has confirmed his death...

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How Bill Clinton Did It: A Guessing Game

Wednesday, August 05, 2009

Yesterday former President Bill Clinton embarked on a surprise mission to North Korea to negotiate the release of two American journalists imprisoned there. Less than 24 hours later h...

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How Iran's Election Affects the Mideast Peace Process

Monday, June 15, 2009

A hardline anti-Israeli apparently won the election in Iran. Does that strengthen the bargaining position of Israeli president Benjamin Neganyahu, himself a hardliner? Netanyahu final...


Rogue Regime: North Korea's Challenge to Obama

Monday, June 08, 2009

North Korea has sentenced two American reporters to 12 years in a labor camp. The country detained the two women, Laura Ling and Euna Lee, in March after accusing them of crossing the...