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Daniel DePetris

Daniel R. DePetris is a Middle East analyst for Wikistrat, Inc, and a contributor to the National Interest.


Donald Trump needs to cool it on North Korea Foreign policy Donald Trump needs to cool it on North Korea Daniel DePetris, 2:57pm, April 27
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Donald Trump shouldn’t shut down the government over his border wall Republicans Donald Trump shouldn’t shut down the government over his border wall Daniel DePetris, 10:46am, April 24
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Contra Rex Tillerson, the Iran deal is working and Donald Trump shouldn’t mess with it Foreign policy Contra Rex Tillerson, the Iran deal is working and Donald Trump shouldn’t mess with it Daniel DePetris, 3:26pm, April 20
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James Mattis is right: Yemen’s civil war must end, and that means standing up to the Saudis Foreign policy James Mattis is right: Yemen’s civil war must end, and that means standing up to the Saudis Daniel DePetris, 9:15am, April 19
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Rex Tillerson leaves Moscow with little to show, as U.S.-Russia relations freeze over Foreign policy Rex Tillerson leaves Moscow with little to show, as U.S.-Russia relations freeze over Daniel DePetris, 3:26pm, April 13
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With Syria, Rex Tillerson has his opportunity to shine Foreign policy With Syria, Rex Tillerson has his opportunity to shine Daniel DePetris, 5:13pm, April 11
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Today was a dark day in the Senate, one Chuck Schumer will come to regret Rare Politics Today was a dark day in the Senate, one Chuck Schumer will come to regret Daniel DePetris, 3:14pm, April 6
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Steve Bannon will remain powerful, despite being removed from the National Security Council Trump Steve Bannon will remain powerful, despite being removed from the National Security Council Daniel DePetris, 2:52pm, April 5
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The filibuster is worth protecting from Chuck Schumer Rare Politics The filibuster is worth protecting from Chuck Schumer Daniel DePetris, 1:46pm, April 3
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It’s time for the man who contaminated the investigation into Donald Trump to step down Republicans It’s time for the man who contaminated the investigation into Donald Trump to step down Daniel DePetris, 3:26pm, March 29
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The congressional investigation into Donald Trump’s Russia connections is a total joke Government run amok The congressional investigation into Donald Trump’s Russia connections is a total joke Daniel DePetris, 5:31pm, March 28
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Don’t write off Rex Tillerson Rare Politics Don’t write off Rex Tillerson Daniel DePetris, 4:01pm, March 27
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That James Comey hearing was a disgrace to American democracy Rare Politics That James Comey hearing was a disgrace to American democracy Daniel DePetris, 3:13pm, March 21
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Here are the cold, hard facts about Donald Trump’s approach to Iran Foreign policy Here are the cold, hard facts about Donald Trump’s approach to Iran Daniel DePetris, 10:16am, March 20
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The Trump administration’s decision to keep arming the Saudis is unconscionable Foreign policy The Trump administration’s decision to keep arming the Saudis is unconscionable Daniel DePetris, 5:23pm, March 10
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Nobody knows how to deflect the media’s attention like Donald Trump Trump Nobody knows how to deflect the media’s attention like Donald Trump Daniel DePetris, 11:41am, March 6
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Jared Kushner’s talk with the Russians means Trump’s media nightmare goes on Foreign policy Jared Kushner’s talk with the Russians means Trump’s media nightmare goes on Daniel DePetris, 3:51pm, March 3
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Those of us who thought Jeff Sessions knew what he was doing have been played for fools Rare Politics Those of us who thought Jeff Sessions knew what he was doing have been played for fools Daniel DePetris, 5:14pm, March 2
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Donald Trump’s address to Congress was heavy on showmanship and doomed policy Trump Donald Trump’s address to Congress was heavy on showmanship and doomed policy Daniel DePetris, 11:10am, March 1
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Here’s how James ‘Mad Dog’ Mattis plans to defeat ISIS Foreign policy Here’s how James ‘Mad Dog’ Mattis plans to defeat ISIS Daniel DePetris, 9:46am, February 28
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H.R. McMaster, Trump’s newest hire, will face an immense challenge in Washington National security H.R. McMaster, Trump’s newest hire, will face an immense challenge in Washington Daniel DePetris, 9:58am, February 22
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Memo to Trump: Stop whining about “fake news” and start focusing on policy Trump Memo to Trump: Stop whining about “fake news” and start focusing on policy Daniel DePetris, 3:24pm, February 20
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James Mattis was right to call out our NATO partners, but he needs to go even further Foreign policy James Mattis was right to call out our NATO partners, but he needs to go even further Daniel DePetris, 3:47pm, February 17
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Sacking Mike Flynn isn’t enough—the government needs to investigate what happened National security Sacking Mike Flynn isn’t enough—the government needs to investigate what happened Daniel DePetris, 4:57pm, February 14
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The U.S. Senate is no longer the world’s greatest deliberative body Rare Politics The U.S. Senate is no longer the world’s greatest deliberative body Daniel DePetris, 3:35pm, February 8
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Guy who approved torture and lawless war under Bush suddenly worried about Trump’s power Government run amok Guy who approved torture and lawless war under Bush suddenly worried about Trump’s power Daniel DePetris, 4:34pm, February 7
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Donald Trump’s new sanctions on Iran really aren’t that big of a deal Foreign policy Donald Trump’s new sanctions on Iran really aren’t that big of a deal Daniel DePetris, 5:03pm, February 3
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Congressional Democrats are acting like a bunch of obstructionist babies Democrats Congressional Democrats are acting like a bunch of obstructionist babies Daniel DePetris, 10:41am, February 2
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Donald Trump should immediately exempt translators from his immigration ban order Immigration Donald Trump should immediately exempt translators from his immigration ban order Daniel DePetris, 3:38pm, January 30
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Donald Trump is getting ready to make big changes to America’s refugee policy Immigration Donald Trump is getting ready to make big changes to America’s refugee policy Daniel DePetris, 2:42pm, January 26
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