Today, we look at how Trump misread Iran’s moment, the Dow’s response to Comey’s testimony, and the cyberattack on Al Jazeera.
COMEY’S WORD: In his first public account of his firing, former FBI Director James Comey accused the president of pressuring him to drop a probe into former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn, FP’s Elias Groll writes: Read more
REPORT YOUR LOCAL ILLEGAL: Government employees hired to do community outreach at ICE under Trump have seen their duties drastically reconfigured, FP’s Kavitha Surana reports: Read more
LACKING DIGNITY: By rubbing salt in Iran’s wounds, Trump accomplished nothing, Shadow Government’s David Wade writes: Read more
AL JAZEERA HACK: The Al Jazeera media network cyberattack may be the latest in a series of unfortunate diplomatic events in Gulf state relations, FP’s Emily Tamkin writes: Read more
COMEY SIGNAL: As the former FBI chief wrapped up his testimony, the Dow Jones Industrial Average soared to all-time highs, FP’s David Francis writes: Read more