Greg Myre

Greg Myre appears in the following:

Among The 1st To Get A Polio Vaccine, Peter Salk Says Don't Rush A COVID-19 Shot

Saturday, May 30, 2020

When he was 9 years old, Salk was inoculated by the polio vaccine developed by his father, Dr. Jonas Salk. Today, he is an optimistic about a COVID-19 vaccine but offers a warning.


In The Battle Against COVID-19, A Risk Of 'Vaccine Nationalism'

Wednesday, May 27, 2020

The race to defeat the coronavirus is generating competition among nations and multinational companies. The main competition appears to be between the United States and China.


Despite Opposition, John Ratcliffe Confirmed For Top Intelligence Post

Thursday, May 21, 2020

The Senate confirms the Republican congressman from Texas as the director of national intelligence in a vote along party lines. His detractors say he lacks experience for the job.


Senate Confirms Ratcliffe Will Be The New Director Of National Intelligence

Thursday, May 21, 2020

The Senate on Thursday has confirmed that Rep. John Ratcliffe, R-Texas, will become the nation's next director of national intelligence — the fourth one in less than a year.


In 'Dark Mirror,' Reporter Concludes: 'Snowden Did Substantially More Good Than Harm'

Tuesday, May 19, 2020

Edward Snowden handpicked Barton Gellman as one of three journalists he would work with to reveal government secrets. Gellman's book is an in-depth look at where he agreed and disagreed with Snowden.


'Unmasking' Of Michael Flynn: Who Did It And Why It Is Important

Wednesday, May 13, 2020

Two Republican senators on Wednesday have released a list of officials in the Obama administration who requested the 'unmasking' of Michael Flynn on intelligence documents.


U.S. Officials: Beware Of China And Others Trying To Steal COVID-19 Research

Monday, May 11, 2020

Chinese nationals have been charged with stealing U.S. medical technology in many recent cases. As U.S. firms race to find a coronavirus vaccine, U.S. authorities tell companies to safeguard research.


Rep. John Ratcliffe Testifies Before The Senate Intelligence Committee

Tuesday, May 05, 2020

Rep. John Ratcliffe, R-Texas, has testified before the Senate Intelligence Committee on Tuesday. President Trump has nominated him to serve as the director of national intelligence.


U.S. Intelligence Community Is Still Investigating The Origins Of The Coronavirus

Monday, May 04, 2020

The Trump administration keeps raising the possibility that the coronavirus came from a lab in Wuhan, China. But the intelligence community is still investigating and has yet to reach a conclusion.


Top U.S. Intelligence Agency Rules Out The Theory That The Coronavirus Is Manmade

Thursday, April 30, 2020

The agency that oversees the U.S. intelligence community has released an unusual public statement ruling out the theory that the coronavirus was manmade.


With Trump's Coronavirus Response, U.S. Forfeits Global Leadership Role

Thursday, April 30, 2020

The president has rejected the notion that the U.S. should lead a global response to the crisis. The current pandemic has unfolded in a world where no one has offered international leadership.


Pandemic Forces National Security Officials To Consider Unexpected Threats

Monday, April 27, 2020

How do CIA officers do their work during the coronavirus? The pandemic is having a significant impact on how the intelligence community operates, and is prompting a hard look at the future.


Trump Instructs U.S. Navy To Fire On Iranian Boats If Harassed

Wednesday, April 22, 2020

His tweet comes days after Iranian gunboats pulled to within yards of a U.S. military ship in the Persian Gulf. There's a history of such confrontations, and Trump's announcement could raise tensions.


U.S. Intelligence Community Assesses Beginnings Of COVID-19

Friday, April 17, 2020

Where exactly did the coronavirus first emerge? Months after it erupted in central China, this question remains a mystery. U.S. intelligence teams working to make their own assessments.


Can A Marine Skip A Haircut During The Coronavirus?

Tuesday, April 14, 2020

A video showing a long line of Marines, standing close together while waiting for haircuts, has sparked questions about what's more important: military discipline or social distancing?


As Pandemic Spreads, The Developing World Looks Like The Next Target

Tuesday, March 31, 2020

So far, the coronavirus has hit hardest in the wealthy countries of Asia, Europe and the U.S. But the pandemic appears poised to explode in the developing world — which has far fewer resources.


Coronavirus Pandemic Further Strains U.S.-China Relations

Friday, March 27, 2020

The United States-China relationship is often described as the most important global relationship of the 21st century. The coronavirus pandemic has highlighted the fraught nature of these ties.


Restrictive Measures To Stop COVID-19 Are Not All Mandatory

Wednesday, March 18, 2020

City by city, state by state, restrictive measures to prevent the spread of the Coronavirus are increasing by the hour. So what's voluntary and what's mandatory? And how will all this be enforced?


Birth Of The Taliban

Saturday, March 14, 2020

After being removed from power in 2001, the Taliban signed a peace deal with the U.S. last month. A look at the origins of the group whose political fortunes seem to have come full circle.


U.S. Launches Retaliatory Airstrikes In Iraq After Missile Attack

Thursday, March 12, 2020

The strikes were "defensive, proportional and in direct response to the threat posed by Iranian-backed Shia militia groups," Pentagon officials said on Thursday.