Free Beacon Daniel Wiser

Daniel Wiser is an assistant editor of National Affairs. He graduated from UNC-Chapel Hill in May 2013, where he studied Journalism and Political Science and was the State & National Editor for The Daily Tar Heel. He hails from Waxhaw, N.C., and currently lives in Washington, D.C. His Twitter handle is @TheWiserChoice.

Barack Obama

Critics: Obama Contradicts Himself on Middle East Strategy

Says he toppled Gaddafi to avert a humanitarian crisis, but failed to do the same in Syria

December 22, 2015

Latin American Hacking Group Targets Dissidents, Journalists

Report finds that cyber attackers known as ‘Packrat’ were likely linked to state actors

December 18, 2015

Russia Using Space Warfare Systems in Syrian War

Moscow relying on satellites to gather intelligence after recent anti-satellite weapons test

December 17, 2015
Hillary Clinton

Clinton’s Program to Counter ISIS Propaganda ‘Embarrassing,’ ‘In Disarray’

In recent speech, former secretary of state touted creation of center that is widely viewed as ineffective

December 17, 2015
Nicki Minaj

Group Urges Nicki Minaj to Cancel Performance for African Dictator

Artist scheduled to appear at Christmas festival sponsored by company linked to autocratic Angolan regime

December 15, 2015

China Engages in ‘Media Warfare’ Abroad

Beijing is now extending its censorship and propaganda operations to the United States and other countries, analysts say

December 15, 2015
Vladimir Putin

Army Commander: Russia Could Cut Off U.S., NATO Allies from the Baltics

Putin has conducted military exercises and placed advanced missiles in Kaliningrad, near Poland and Lithuania

December 11, 2015
Great Hall of the People in Beijing

Torture ‘Entrenched’ in China Amid Rights Crackdown

U.S. officials, activists urge Beijing to release political prisoners

December 10, 2015
Defense Secretary Ash Carter

Former Advisers to Obama: More U.S. Ground Forces Needed to Defeat Islamic State

Retired Army chief of staff: ‘You've got to attack them on several fronts and we're not doing it’

December 9, 2015

U.S. General ‘Concerned’ About Russia, China’s Development of Space Weapons

Both Moscow and Beijing tested anti-satellite weapons in the last two months

December 9, 2015