Christopher Dougherty

Center for a New American Security


Senior fellow in the defense project at the Center for a New American Security.

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President Trump got ready to attack Iran and then, at the last minute, called it off.

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President Trump got ready to attack Iran and then, at the last minute, called it off.

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