Countries with the fastest-spiraling outbreaks are re-entering lockdowns.
Alex WardA masterful, sweeping explainer by @juliaoftoronto on the political failures in Europe that have led to its devastating new wave.
The human cost will be felt across the continent, perhaps, for a generation — the “pandemic generation.”
A new report by the Center for American Progress aims to provide a blueprint for Democrats and the next administration.
Alex WardI got a hold of @amprog’s new report providing a 100-day blueprint for the next administration’s national security policy before it was published today.
What I found striking was its proposals to fix State — and how divided top Democrats were over them.
Markus Garlauskas had a front-row seat to US-North Korea relations in the Trump years. For the first time in a one-on-one interview, he details what he saw.
Alex Ward.@Mister_G_2, who was just the US national intelligence officer tracking North Korea, gave me his first extended 1-on-1 interview since leaving government.
He challenges the general narrative of how Trump has handled North Korea.
Take a read.
Officials at the Central Intelligence Agency and National Security Agency feared that sharing the information with Congress would give credence to unsubstantiated Kremlin-backed material.
Alex Ward"Senior U.S. officials urged Director of National Intelligence John Ratcliffe not to release information about a Russian intelligence product containing unverified allegations about Hillary Clinton and the 2016 election"
Voters blame Republicans and Democrats equally for stimulus stalemate in FT-Peterson survey
Alex Ward“Americans are becoming increasingly pessimistic about the US economic rebound, with almost 90 per cent saying Washington needs to pass a new stimulus package to mitigate the fallout from the coronavirus pandemic.”
Former Vice President Joe Biden said Thursday that he supports drawing down troops in the Middle East, but if elected president would keep a small force there to prevent extremists from posing a threat to the United States and its allies.
Alex Ward“First thing I’m going to have to do, and I’m not joking: if elected I’m going to have to get on the phone with the heads of state and say America’s back, you can count on us.”