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Articles by Shay Khatiri (page 8)

June 30, 2021 5:30 am

Joe Biden: Iran Hawk?

Half a year into his presidency, he has ordered more strikes on Iran’s forces than Trump, Obama, W. Bush, Clinton,…
Shay Khatiri
June 28, 2021 5:30 am

GOP Tries to Drag the Military into the Culture War

The harm of having Republicans—including Trump—claim the armed forces are ‘woke’ and ‘weak.’
Shay Khatiri
June 24, 2021 5:30 am

What Happens When Putin and Khamenei Die?

The U.S. should prepare now for the crises that will inevitably follow the deaths of hostile dictators.
Shay Khatiri
June 18, 2021 7:53 am

Understanding Today’s Elections in Iran

Ebrahim Raisi’s all-but-certain victory will take the fight over post-Khamenei Iran to a new level.
Shay Khatiri
June 16, 2021 5:30 am

Biden’s Military Proposal Isn’t Up to the China Challenge

Seven things to know about the Biden administration’s Department of Defense budget request.
Shay Khatiri
June 9, 2021 5:30 am

Five Surprising Things Biden Should Discuss During His European Trip

Europe is stuck in the post-Cold War era, but Russia has moved on. The president should set the stage for…
Shay Khatiri
June 8, 2021 5:30 am

Summits Favor Autocrats. Putin Is No Exception.

If history is any guide, the most Biden should hope for from his meeting with the Russian leader is nothing.
Shay Khatiri
May 27, 2021 5:30 am

The Culture War Comes for Military Recruitment

Sen. Ted Cruz and Tucker Carlson are abusing national security policy to fit their own demagogic ends.
Shay Khatiri
May 21, 2021 5:30 am

What the Jan. 6 Commission Can’t Do

It can find facts and make recommendations, but it’s not going to change anyone’s mind.
Shay Khatiri
May 18, 2021 5:30 am

Three Cybersecurity Questions from the Colonial Pipeline Hack

The government needs a better strategy to deal with cyberweapons.
Shay Khatiri