Greg Myre

Greg Myre appears in the following:

Why The U.S. Waited So Long To Act On Iran Gen. Qassem Soleimani

Friday, January 03, 2020

Iran's Maj. Gen. Qassem Soleimani was long on the U.S. radar. So why was he allowed to move freely throughout the Middle East for years, and why did President Trump decide to act now?

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Replacement Chosen For Iranian General Killed In U.S. Airstrike

Friday, January 03, 2020

U.S. forces killed Iranian Maj. Gen. Soleimani in an airstrike near Baghdad airport, an escalation of tensions between Washington and Tehran that is prompting concerns of more violence in the region.

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Why The U.S. Embassy In Iraq Became A Target Of Anger Again

Wednesday, January 01, 2020

Demonstrators threw stones and were met with tear gas during a second day of protests. Here are some of the keys to understanding what happened.

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A Look At U.S. Interests In Iraq

Tuesday, December 31, 2019

Iraqi militiamen set fires and chanted "Down with America" outside the U.S. Embassy in Iraq. The larger issue, rarely discussed by the Trump administration, is what are U.S. interests in Iraq today?

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Stories Of The Decade: Edward Snowden And Mass Surveillance

Saturday, December 14, 2019

At the start of this decade, Americans were still discovering the wonders of their electronic devices. Few thought about how governments might monitor them on those devices. Then came Edward Snowden.

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DOJ Watchdog Will Defend His FBI-Russia Probe Findings

Wednesday, December 11, 2019

Justice Department watchdog Michael Horowitz shot down Republican conspiracy theories and criticized the FBI's handling of surveillance warrants. He is on Capital Hill Wednesday to defend his work.

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Michael Horowitz To Testify Before Congress After Delivering Watchdog Report

Tuesday, December 10, 2019

Michael Horowitz, the Justice Department watchdog, produced a report on the 2016 election that shoots down conspiracy theories and criticizes the FBI. Now he'll testify on Capitol Hill.

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Now Playing: The Investigation Into The Russia Investigation

Tuesday, December 10, 2019

A watchdog report has reinvigorated the debate over the 2016 Trump campaign and its links to Russia. Another report is in the works and looks likely to reach different conclusions.

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Justice Department Watchdog Finds No Bias By The FBI In The Russia Investigation

Monday, December 09, 2019

An inspector general's report released Monday looks at how the FBI and the Justice Department conducted themselves in the early stages of the investigation into President Trump's 2016 campaign.

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Inspector General Report Will Revisit Origins Of FBI's Russia Inquiry

Sunday, December 08, 2019

A report from the Justice Department's inspector general expected Monday will examine how the FBI handled the investigation into Russia's interference in the 2016 election.

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How The Impeachment Inquiry Has Changed The Dynamic Between Russia And Ukraine

Tuesday, November 26, 2019

Russia's Vladimir Putin is very pleased with the U.S. impeachment hearing, saying "Thank God, no one is accusing us of interfering in the U.S. elections anymore."

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4 Witnesses To Testify Tuesday In House Impeachment Hearings

Tuesday, November 19, 2019

Public testimony in the impeachment inquiry will come from a diplomat and three national security officials. And the latest NPR poll takes the temperature on impeachment.

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Trump's Record On Ukraine

Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Why does President Trump hold such a negative view of Ukraine? The country relies heavily on the U.S. and therefore has a strong incentive to work with the U.S. president and not to undermine him.

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The Man Who Popularized The 'Deep State' Doesn't Like The Way It's Used

Wednesday, November 06, 2019

Meet Mike Lofgren, a long-time congressional staffer who describes himself as a political independent. He says the current discourse has turned his notion of a 'deep state' into a 'Frankenstein.'

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President Trump Continues Effort To Name Whistleblower

Thursday, October 31, 2019

Efforts continue to name the whistleblower whose complaint led to the impeachment inquiry of President Trump. Some Republicans are seeking to surface the name, and Trump wants to face his accuser.

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Who Is Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman?

Tuesday, October 29, 2019

Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman immigrated from Ukraine, served in the Army for two decades and was wounded in Iraq. As a NSC member, he was also listening when the president spoke with Ukraine's leader.

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Trump Provides Vivid Details Of Raid That Killed ISIS Leader

Monday, October 28, 2019

President Trump's description of the raid that killed ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was detailed and provocative. It was a departure from the typical U.S. protocols in such a moment.

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Raid Aftermath

Sunday, October 27, 2019

President Trump provided a lot of details about the death of ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi. Acting Defense Secretary Mark Esper, however, has been speaking in broad strokes.

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Trump Announces Death Of ISIS Leader In Raid

Sunday, October 27, 2019

NPR National Security Correspondent Greg Myre and NPR White House Correspondent Tamara Keith discuss the details of the raid.

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Special Coverage: Trump Makes Announcement

Sunday, October 27, 2019

President Trump is supposed to make a major announcement at the White House Sunday morning.

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