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What the New York Times didn’t tell readers about its Taliban op-ed is shocking By Peter Bergen, CNN National Security Analyst “Peter Bergen is CNN’s national security analyst, a vice president at New America, a professor of practice at Arizona State University and he has reported for CNN from Afghanistan for the past two and […]

Trump faces revolt of the generals Peter Bergen By Peter Bergen, CNN National Security Analyst Peter Bergen is CNN’s national security analyst, a vice president at New America and a professor of practice at Arizona State University. His new book is “Trump and His Generals: The Cost of Chaos.” The opinions expressed in this commentary […]

Exclusive: More drawings allege CIA’s horrific treatment of Abu Zubaydah Peter Bergen By Peter Bergen, CNN National Security Analyst Peter Bergen is CNN’s national security analyst, a vice president at New America and a professor of practice at Arizona State University. His new book is “Trump and His Generals: The Cost of Chaos.” The opinions […]

Trump’s decision to kill Soleimani is beginning to look like a reckless gamble Peter Bergen By Peter Bergen, CNN National Security Analyst Updated 5:27 PM ET, Mon January 6, 2020 Iranian mourners vow ‘harsh revenge’ at Soleimani funeral “Peter Bergen is CNN’s national security analyst, a vice president at New America and a professor of […]

Trump’s head-spinning gyrations on Iran are confusing everyone Peter Bergen By Peter Bergen, CNN National Security Analyst Peter Bergen is CNN’s national security analyst, a vice president at New America and a professor of practice at Arizona State University. His new book is “Trump and His Generals: The Cost of Chaos.” The opinions expressed in […]

by Peter Bergen, CNN National Security Analyst Updated 1:51 PM ET, Fri January 3, 2020 Peter Bergen is CNN’s national security analyst, a vice president at New America and a professor of practice at Arizona State University. His new book is “Trump and His Generals: The Cost of Chaos.” The opinions expressed in this commentary […]

by Peter Bergen, CNN National Security Analyst Updated 11:06 PM ET, Thu January 2, 2020 Peter Bergen is CNN’s national security analyst, a vice president at New America and a professor of practice at Arizona State University. His new book is “Trump and His Generals: The Cost of Chaos.” The opinions expressed in this commentary […]

Trump’s airstrikes are a sensible use of force Opinion by Peter Bergen Updated 8:27 PM ET, Sun December 29, 2019 Peter Bergen is CNN’s national security analyst, a vice president at New America and a professor of practice at Arizona State University. His new book is “Trump and His Generals: The Cost of Chaos.” The […]

Trump always has the Saudis’ back Peter Bergen By Peter Bergen, CNN National Security Analyst Updated 4:27 PM ET, Tue December 10, 2019 Peter Bergen is CNN’s national security analyst, a vice president at New America and a professor of practice at Arizona State University. Portions of this article are adapted from Peter Bergen’s new […]

London terrorist attack brings home a chilling reality Peter Bergen Opinion by Peter Bergen, CNN National Security Analyst Updated 7:06 PM ET, Sat November 30, 2019 Peter Bergen is CNN’s national security analyst, a vice president at New America and a professor of practice at Arizona State University. His new book, “Trump and His Generals: […]