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Lisa Daftari

Founding Editor, 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 Sec Expert 4-lingual FoundingEditor @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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Sep 19, 2017

Strong 7.4 quake hits Mexico on anniversary of deadly 1985 tremor 

Sep 19, 2017

Hamas asks Abbas to lift Gaza sanctions after disbanding shadow government 

Sep 19, 2017

RT @BBCBreaking: Hurricane Maria kills at least one person in the French island of Guadeloupe, with two people missing, officials say 

Sep 19, 2017

Egypt's Sisi, Israel's Netanyahu meet for first time in public 

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