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Greg Jaffe
Reporter covering national security for The Washington Post Greg.jaffe@washpost.com
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Richard Fontaine 7h
Bummer this didn’t pan out. I was just starting to see foreign policy as a transferable skill set.
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Matea Gold Nov 17
On the home page: an Arabic version of story on CIA concluding the Saudi crown prince ordered Jamal Khashoggi’s assassination وكالة الاستخبارات المركزية تستنج أنّ ولي العهد السعودي أمر باغتيال جمال خاشقجي
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Margo Price Nov 17
A thoughtful piece on an organization who shuts out anyone who might stir up controversy or burst the bubble of white privilege some people continue to live in.
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Shane Harris Nov 17
Replying to @shaneharris
There's another misdirection here. Can you see it? The "U.S. government" didn't reach a conclusion. The CIA did.
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Shane Harris Nov 17
New: "We haven't been briefed yet" about CIA's findings on Khashoggi killing, Trump said. That's not true. He has been shown evidence of the prince’s alleged involvement in the killing, and privately he remains skeptical. By me and
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Greg Jaffe Nov 17
At this point, I think it’s fair to say that we’re all stressed out by humans!
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Philip Rucker Nov 16
Asked why he didn't go anything to honor veterans on Veterans Day, Trump tells Chris Wallace: "I should have done that, I was extremely busy on calls for the country, we did a lot of calling as you know."
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Alec MacGillis Nov 16
A different kind of story from Obama-Trump country. Not a Trump voter sitting in a diner. An Obama defender serving food in a restaurant, while trying to reclaim his party's lost territory.
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David Cloud Nov 16
John Abizaid, Trump’s nominee to be ambassador to Saudi Arabia, has never shared the smug DC view about the US’s ability to control events in the Middle East...
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Greg Jaffe Nov 16
Great story: Ukraine tore down its Lenin statues. The hard part is filling the spaces left behind. via
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Greg Jaffe Nov 16
Replying to @JenniferJJacobs
Possible fall back: Have we assigned an ambassador to Freedonia?
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Philip Rucker Nov 16
A big win for press freedom -- a federal judge on Friday ruled in favor of CNN and reporter Jim Acosta, ordering the White House to temporarily restore the press credentials that the Trump Administration took away, reports
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Greg Jaffe Nov 16
Yet another puzzling moment in civil-military relations.
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Greg Jaffe Nov 15
In today's Trailer, goes to N.H. and finds the ubiquitous . ("He's running.")
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Christine Wormuth Nov 15
Does anyone else feel like Theresa May is the smart girl in class who got stuck leading the world’s worst group project?
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Greg Jaffe Nov 15
Interesting column, but I wish I had some clue what policy disagreements were causing these people to stab each other. Or is it a fight absent any real policy disagreement or policy goal? I honestly can't tell.
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Ell Potter Nov 15
The sign language interpreter doing the Brexit Agreement on BBC News is perfectly conveying the perplexing fuckery of this situation
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Greg Jaffe Nov 15
From rebellious to reliable: Donald Trump Jr.’s journey back to family royalty... "Trump Jr. had laid out three possible roles for himself: conservationist, uniter, businessman. None lasted." via
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Phillip Carter Nov 15
C’mon — don’t make your student veterans pay for the failures of the bureaucracy, especially when there’s a statutory entitlement to these funds which suggests CU will eventually get paid.
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Greg Jaffe Nov 14
My morale is also "very exceptional" today.
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