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Lisa Daftari

Editor-in-Chief, The Foreign Desk and Political Analyst
Covers:  iranian community, us politics, anti-terror in the usa, afghanistan, iraq & middle east, u.k., u.s, israel, boko haram, technology, israeli-palestinian conflict, nigeria, egypt, terror, isis, arab israeli conflict, counterterrorism, africa, u.s. foreign policy, usa politics, u.s., iran nuclear, iran, us-iran diplomacy, iraq., al qaeda, security and terrorism

Tackling ISIS, Hezbollah, counterterrorism & cybersecurity. Mideast/Nat'l security expert 4-lingual -EIC @ForeignDeskNews Media inquiries:

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Lisa Daftari is an award-winning investigative journalist focusing on foreign affairs with expertise in the Middle East and counterterrorism. She regularly appears on television and radio with commentary and analysis, providing exclusive reporting on vital developments in the region. Currently, s...

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