Greg Myre

Greg Myre appears in the following:

The War On Terrorism, Through The Eyes Of 3 Women At The CIA

Wednesday, October 16, 2019

After the 2001 al-Qaida attacks, the CIA ramped up counterterrorism operations. This included a surge in young, female recruits. Three have written new books about their secretive work.

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Trump's Syrian Border Withdrawal Leaves Allies Nervous

Saturday, October 12, 2019

This week, President Trump's remarks about withdrawing troops from Northern Syria unnerved allies who are locked in long wars in which they depend on U.S. military help.

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Trump Says U.S. Will Let Turkey Launch Military Offensive In Syria, Prompting Outrage

Monday, October 07, 2019

Presidential phone calls continue to be problematic. President Trump spoke by phone Sunday with Turkish leader Recep Tayyip Erdogan and they discussed Syria. After that, it becomes very confusing.

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A Brief History Of Intelligence Whistleblowing

Saturday, September 28, 2019

Whistleblowing in the intelligence community faces a special set of challenges designed to make sure complaints get heard while protecting classified information. It doesn't always work well.

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Acting DNI Defends His Role In Handling Of Whistleblower Complaint

Thursday, September 26, 2019

Acting Director of National Intelligence Joseph Maguire faces tough questioning at the House Intelligence Committee hearing.

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Acting DNI Testifies Before House Intel Panel

Thursday, September 26, 2019

The House Intelligence Committee has released the whistleblower complaint at the heart of the burgeoning controversy over President Trump's July phone call with the Ukrainian president.

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House Intel Releases Whistleblower Complaint At Center Of Impeachment Inquiry

Thursday, September 26, 2019

The House Intelligence Committee has released the whistleblower complaint at the center of the controversy over President Trump's July conversation with Ukraine's president.

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What's Inside The White House's Account Of Trump's Call With The Ukrainian President

Wednesday, September 25, 2019

President Trump asked Ukraine's president to investigate Joe Biden and his son, and told him to work with the attorney general. Democrats call it an abuse of power. Trump says he did nothing wrong.

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Trump-Zelenskiy Phone Call Notes: What They Mean And What's Next

Wednesday, September 25, 2019

An assessment of the phone call between President Trump and the Ukrainian president and what could happen — especially with the intelligence community's whistleblower complaint — moving forward.

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What Were The Bidens Doing In Ukraine? 5 Questions Answered

Tuesday, September 24, 2019

President Trump asked Ukraine's president to investigate former Vice President Joe Biden and his son Hunter. The Bidens call a smear campaign that has been debunked. Here's the backstory.

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The Bidens And Ukraine, Explained

Monday, September 23, 2019

President Trump is responding to questions about a call he had with Ukraine's president by trying to push the spotlight onto former Vice President Joe Biden and his son Hunter. Here's the backstory.

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Robert O'Brien, Trump's New National Security Adviser

Wednesday, September 18, 2019

President Trump's choice for a new national security adviser, Robert O'Brien, has been the point man on American hostages held overseas. He's been a private lawyer punctuated by stints in government.

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What Robert O'Brien May Mean For National Security Policy And Foreign Relations

Wednesday, September 18, 2019

David Greene talks with NPR's Greg Myre as well as former national security official Brett McGurk about the White House announcement that Robert O'Brien is the pick for national security adviser.

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In 'Permanent Record,' Edward Snowden Says 'Exile Is An Endless Layover'

Friday, September 13, 2019

In his memoir, the former NSA contractor says he believes he has been proven right as the U.S. has amended laws regarding government surveillance. But the government still wants to prosecute him.

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CIA Informant Extracted From Russia Over Growing Security Concerns

Tuesday, September 10, 2019

The CIA has reportedly removed one of its most valuable spies from Russia due to growing concerns that his identity would be uncovered.

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Are The U.S. And China Headed For A Cold War?

Monday, September 09, 2019

U.S.-China tensions are rising on almost every front, and there are plenty of parallels to the U.S.-Soviet rivalry. Analysts say competition is inevitable, but doesn't have to lead to confrontation.

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Jim Mattis: 'Nations With Allies Thrive, Nations Without Allies Wither'

Monday, September 02, 2019

In an interview with NPR, former Defense Secretary Jim Mattis stresses the importance of allies and he also criticizes shifting U.S. policy aims during the wars of the past 18 years.

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Trial Date Set For Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, 4 Others Charged In Sept. 11 Attacks

Friday, August 30, 2019

A U.S. military court judge in Guantánamo Bay, Cuba, has set a trial date of Jan. 11, 2021, though a number of other deadlines would need to be met for the trial to begin then.

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'Persistent Engagement': The Phrase Driving A More Assertive U.S. Spy Agency

Monday, August 26, 2019

For the director of the National Security Agency, Gen. Paul Nakasone, it means relentlessly tracking adversaries in cyberspace and increasingly taking action against them.

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U.S. And The Taliban May Be Near A Deal. What Does That Mean For Afghanistan?

Monday, August 19, 2019

The Afghan government has been left on the sidelines as the U.S. and the Taliban have held multiple rounds of talks this year in the Gulf nation of Qatar.

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