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Daniel DePetris

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


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Comey all but said Trump obstructed justice Rare Politics Comey all but said Trump obstructed justice , 3:12pm, June 8
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Donald Trump’s strategy: Go after James Comey’s judgment Rare Politics Donald Trump’s strategy: Go after James Comey’s judgment , 12:23pm, June 6
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Conservatives are somehow blowing the upcoming British election Rare Politics Conservatives are somehow blowing the upcoming British election , 3:11pm, June 2
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Following Wednesday’s deadly attack, Donald Trump could escalate our war in Afghanistan Foreign policy Following Wednesday’s deadly attack, Donald Trump could escalate our war in Afghanistan , 10:42am, June 1
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Are U.S.-German relations going down the toilet under President Trump? Foreign policy Are U.S.-German relations going down the toilet under President Trump? , 2:47pm, May 30
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Missing from Donald Trump’s Brussels speech: NATO’s longest war Foreign policy Missing from Donald Trump’s Brussels speech: NATO’s longest war , 8:46am, May 26
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Hey Donald Trump: Negotiating peace between Israel and the Palestinians isn’t a real estate deal Foreign policy Hey Donald Trump: Negotiating peace between Israel and the Palestinians isn’t a real estate deal , 3:27pm, May 22
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The hidden stories behind the special counsel Rare Politics The hidden stories behind the special counsel , 6:00pm, May 18
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The sharks are circling Donald Trump’s White House Trump The sharks are circling Donald Trump’s White House , 4:06pm, May 17
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Trump put our national security at risk Trump Trump put our national security at risk , 3:32pm, May 16
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Donald Trump doesn’t have a staff problem; he has a Donald Trump problem Trump Donald Trump doesn’t have a staff problem; he has a Donald Trump problem , 8:21am, May 15
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When will Republicans awaken from their deep slumber and condemn Donald Trump? Republicans When will Republicans awaken from their deep slumber and condemn Donald Trump? , 3:35pm, May 12
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Donald Trump’s White House is adrift, overly emotional and terrified of challenging the president Trump Donald Trump’s White House is adrift, overly emotional and terrified of challenging the president , 4:03pm, May 11
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Trump turned the bonfire that is the Russia inquiry into an inferno Trump Trump turned the bonfire that is the Russia inquiry into an inferno , 8:39am, May 10
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The most shocking revelation from that Sally Yates hearing had nothing to do with Mike Flynn Trump The most shocking revelation from that Sally Yates hearing had nothing to do with Mike Flynn , 3:26pm, May 9
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Another day, another pointless and relentlessly partisan James Comey hearing Rare Politics Another day, another pointless and relentlessly partisan James Comey hearing , 4:07pm, May 3
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Meet the new party of “no”: the Democrats Democrats Meet the new party of “no”: the Democrats , 1:13pm, May 1
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Donald Trump needs to cool it on North Korea Foreign policy Donald Trump needs to cool it on North Korea , 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 , 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 , 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 , 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 , 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 , 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 , 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 , 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 , 1:46pm, April 3
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