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David Sanger

David Sanger appears in the following:

David Sanger's Guide to the History of Syria

Thursday, February 09, 2012

David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for The New York Times and contributor to WQXR's The Washington Report, explores the history of Syria from the Ottoman Empire to the present day dictatorship of Bashar al-Assad. At a time where civilians are under attack by Assad's oppressive regime, Sanger explains the president's rise to power and his family's 40-year reign. He goes in-depth about the complicated relationship with Israel and Syria's ties to Hezbollah.

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David Sanger on Syria

Tuesday, February 07, 2012

David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times and a contributor to WNYC, talks about the situation in Syria.  

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What Can the US Do to Quell Violence in Syria?

Tuesday, February 07, 2012

Over the weekend, China and Russia vetoed a U.N. Security Council resolution that would've allowed action to be taken against Bashar al-Assad's regime. The U.S. has closed their embassy in Syria, and has begun discussing imposing sanctions. But more pressingly, unlike the intervention in Libya, there seems to be little that the international community can do to protect civilians.

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American Drones in Iraq, European Financial Crisis, Florida Primary

Monday, January 30, 2012

In this week's Washington Report, David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times, speaks to Kerry Nolan about American drones in Iraq, the European financial crisis, and Tuesday's GOP presidential primary in Florida.

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The State of the Union's Foreign Policy Message

Wednesday, January 25, 2012

A number of political analysts have noted that President Obama has been far more successful in the foreign policy arena than domestically. But the President who managed to find Osama Bin Laden still faces a tough re-election battle this year. David Sanger, Chief Washington correspondent for our partner The New York Times, and contributor to WQXR's The Washington Report gives his thoughts on the foreign policy points made during last night's state of the union address.

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Romney's Loss in South Carolina, E.U. Oil Embargo on Iran, Egypt One Year Later

Monday, January 23, 2012

In this week's Washington Report, David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times, speaks to Kerry Nolan about the South Carolina Republican presidential primary, Iran, and Egypt.

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Egypt, Syria, Iran and the Future of the Middle East

Monday, January 16, 2012

In this week's Washington Report, David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times, speaks to Kerry Nolan about Egypt, Syria, and Iran.

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The U.S., Egypt, and Iran with David Sanger

Tuesday, January 10, 2012

Chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times and WNYC contributor David Sanger joins from Cairo to discuss the latest in U.S.-Egypt relations, as well as developments between Iran and the U.S. Plus what the resignation of Bill Daley means to the Obama administration.

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Egypt One Year After the Uprising

Monday, January 09, 2012

In this week's Washington Report, David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times, speaks to Kerry Nolan about Egypt.

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Predictions for 2012

Monday, January 02, 2012

In this week's Washington Report, David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times, speaks to Manoush Zomorodi about his predictions for the coming year in the Middle East, Europe, China, and in the coming elections here in the United States.

2011 Top Stories: National and International

Tuesday, December 27, 2011

David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times and a contributor to WNYC, and Washington Post political writer, Melinda Henneberger,  reflect on the top national and international stories of the year. 

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David Sanger on Iran, North Korea

Wednesday, December 21, 2011

David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for The New York Times and a contributor to WNYC, discusses the latest in US nuclear diplomacy, from Iran to North Korea.

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North Korean Leader Kim Jong Il Dead at 69

Monday, December 19, 2011

In this week's David Sanger, David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times, speaks to Kerry Nolan about the death of North Korean leader Kim Jong Il.

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Eurozone Agreement, India's Economy, Newt Gingrich's Chances

Monday, December 12, 2011

In this week's Washington Report, David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times, speaks to Kerry Nolan about the Eurozone, India's economy, and Newt Gingrich.

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Iran, Egypt, and the GOP Race for President

Monday, December 05, 2011

In this week's Washington Report, David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times, speaks to Kerry Nolan about Iran, Egypt, and the GOP race for president.

Middle East and North Africa

Friday, December 02, 2011

David Sangerchief Washington correspondent for The New York Times and a contributor to WNYC, talks about Iran and the rise of elected Islamist governments in North Africa.

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Upheaval in the Arab World

Monday, November 28, 2011

In this week's Washington Report, David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times, speaks to Kerry Nolan about Egypt, Syria, Yemen, and Libya.

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Deficit Super Committee Still Deadlocked Days Before Deadline

Monday, November 21, 2011

In this week's Washington Report, David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times, speaks to Kerry Nolan about the deadlocked supercommittee.

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The U.S. and China

Friday, November 18, 2011

Chief Washington correspondent for The New York Times, David Sanger, discusses the U.S. stance toward China and what the announcement that there will be a permanent U.S. Marine base in Australia has to do with it. 

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Breaking Down the Republican Presidential Debate

Monday, November 14, 2011

In this week's Washington Report, David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times, speaks to Kerry Nolan about Sunday night's Republican presidential debate.

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