Greg Myre

Greg Myre appears in the following:

After U.S. Troops Leave Syria, What Happens Next?

Wednesday, December 19, 2018

The limited U.S. force has had a large impact on Syria's war, beating back ISIS and bringing relative calm to one corner of the country. President Trump's critics fear those gains could be lost.


Pompeo Says China Is Responsible For Marriott Computer Hack, Espionage Is Growing

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo confirmed that China is responsible for the hack of Marriott's reservation system, while FBI officials testified that espionage by China in the U.S. is extensive.


Often Quiet On Wars, Congress Challenges White House Over Yemen

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Something rare is stirring in Congress. There's growing sentiment to force the president to end U.S. involvement in a war, in this case Yemen, where the U.S. military has been aiding Saudi Arabia.


The Rise And Fall Of Michael Flynn

Wednesday, December 05, 2018

The former general was known as a talented officer in the U.S. wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. But in Washington, he was dogged by a strange and contradictory relationship with Russia.


Senators: Saudi Crown Prince Was Behind Killing Of Jamal Khashoggi

Tuesday, December 04, 2018

The lawmakers emerged from a CIA briefing and said they were convinced that Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman was responsible. One said if there was a trial, he would be convicted "in 30 minutes."


Presidential Funerals: From Private Family Affairs To Major National Events

Sunday, December 02, 2018

George Washington set the tradition for the early presidents with a small, private burial at his estate. Today, the funerals are meticulously planned years in advance by a large military task force.


Lawmakers Reassess U.S.-Saudi Alliance In Yemen After Killing Of Jamal Khashoggi

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Anger over the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi is leading some U.S. senators to question U.S. support for Saudi Arabia's war in Yemen.


'Maybe He Did, Maybe He Didn't': Trump Defends Saudis, Downplays U.S. Intel

Tuesday, November 20, 2018

The president says business deals and shared security interests with the Saudis — and not the death of Jamal Khashoggi — will set the tone for the relationship. "We're with Saudi Arabia," Trump said.


2 Reports On The U.S. Military, 2 Different Messages

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

The U.S. has spent nearly $6 trillion on wars since 2001, with no end in sight, according to one report. Another says the U.S. needs to ramp up military efforts to counter Russia and China.


100 Years On, The 'Hello Girls' Are Recognized For World War I Heroics

Friday, November 09, 2018

More than 200 American women played a crucial role in the war as telephone operators. But when the shooting stopped, they weren't considered veterans and their story was largely forgotten. Until now.


Pittsburgh Shooting And Other Cases Point To Rise In Domestic Extremism

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

The U.S. endured three bouts of domestic extremism last week. American-born men with far-right beliefs have been charged in all of them, in keeping with a long-standing pattern.


What's Next For Cesar Sayoc, Charged With Mailing Explosives

Sunday, October 28, 2018

Cesar Sayoc, the man charged with sending more than a dozen explosives by mail, is scheduled to appear in court on Monday in Miami.


Cesar Sayoc: What We Know

Saturday, October 27, 2018

After pipe bombs were sent to at least a dozen high-profile Democrats and critics of President Trump, Cesar Sayoc, a 56-year-old Floridian, has been charged in the case.


Investigators Search For Culprit Behind Potential Explosive Devices

Friday, October 26, 2018

Investigators are examining the devices sent to political targets this week. So far a total of 10 packages have been discovered nationwide.


With Technology, Law Enforcement Gets Better At Handling Threats By Mail

Friday, October 26, 2018

Potentially deadly letters and packages are rare, and technology makes it easier to track down perpetrators. But they can play a powerful role in further polarizing the country, analysts say.


CIA Director Gina Haspel Travels To Turkey To Investigate Killing Of Jamal Khashoggi

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

CIA Director Gina Haspel is in Turkey as part of the investigation into the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. The U.S., the Turks and the Saudis are engaged in complicated negotiation over the case.


Jamal Khashoggi's Complicated History With The Saudi Royal Family

Friday, October 19, 2018

For generations, the Khashoggi family has had close ties to the Saudi royals. Over a long career, Jamal Khashoggi was a loyalist who worked for the monarchy — and a critic who urged reform.


How The U.S. Could Sanction Saudi Arabia

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

There are several avenues to sanction Saudi Arabia, politically, economically, militarily. All would be difficult to implement without White House support.


Once A Regional Stabilizer, Saudi Arabia Becomes A Disrupter

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Saudia Arabia has long seen its role as keeping the turbulent Gulf region steady and calm. But under Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, the kingdom has become far more aggressive.


Fact Check: How Much Does Saudi Arabia Spend On Arms Deals With The U.S.?

Monday, October 15, 2018

President Trump says he does not want to endanger what he describes as a $110 billion arms sale to Saudi Arabia. But the actual figure is considerably lower.