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Adam Entous
Adam Entous joined The New Yorker as a staff writer in 2018, covering intelligence, national security, and foreign affairs. While working at the Washington Post, Adam shared a Pulitzer Prize and a special Polk Award for stories that led to the firing of President Trump’s first national-security adviser and to the appointment of a special prosecutor to investigate Russia’s role in the 2016 Presidential election. In 2017, Adam was a finalist for a Pulitzer Prize in feature writing for a story about an American diplomat wrongly accused of spying. Previously, Adam worked at the Wall Street Journal, where he covered national security. Before joining the Journal, Adam served as a senior correspondent for Reuters based in Jerusalem and covered the White House and Congress. He lives in Washington, D.C.
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WhatsApp Claims That an Israeli Tech Firm’s Spyware Targeted Human-Rights Activists and Journalists
According to a lawsuit, NSO Group allegedly developed malware in order to access WhatsApp messages and other communications after they were decrypted on targeted devices.
By Adam EntousOctober 29, 2019
News Desk
How Lev Parnas Became Part of the Trump Campaign’s “One Big Family”
Parnas was an early supporter of Trump. Now, after investigating Joe and Hunter Biden, he is at the center of the investigation that could result in the President’s impeachment.
By Adam EntousOctober 15, 2019
A Ukrainian Push for a White House Visit Gave Trump Leverage Over Volodymyr Zelensky
The country’s new leader saw an Oval Office meeting as a potent signal to voters, and to Vladimir Putin.
By Joshua Yaffa and Adam EntousSeptember 28, 2019
News Desk
The Mounting Scandal Over What Trump Said to Ukraine’s President
If Volodymyr Zelensky so desires, he has the ability to seriously damage Trump’s Presidency with a few choice disclosures.
By Joshua Yaffa and Adam EntousSeptember 22, 2019
News Desk
Brain Scans Shed New Light on Mysterious Attacks on U.S. Diplomats and Spies in Havana
New test results fail to explain dozens of brain injuries, even as one victim describes her worsening condition.
By Adam EntousJuly 29, 2019
A Reporter at LargeJuly 8 & 15, 2019 Issue
Will Hunter Biden Jeopardize His Father’s Campaign?
Joe Biden’s son is under scrutiny for his business dealings and tumultuous personal life.
By Adam EntousJuly 1, 2019
News Desk
How Israel Limited Online Deception During Its Election
The country may have set a precedent in curbing anonymous social-media posts meant to promote political parties and undermine their rivals.
By Adam EntousApril 11, 2019
News Desk
How a Private Israeli Intelligence Firm Spied on Pro-Palestinian Activists in the U.S.
The company had operatives collect information on American college campuses.
By Adam EntousFebruary 28, 2019
Annals of Covert ActionFebruary 18 & 25, 2019 Issue
Private Mossad for Hire
Inside an effort to influence American elections, starting with one small-town race.
By Adam Entous and Ronan FarrowFebruary 11, 2019
News Desk
Exploding Mojitos: The First “Sonic Attacks” Targeting American Diplomats in Cuba May Have Taken Place Thirty Years Ago
In the late eighties, the diplomat Jay Taylor and his family experienced strange phenomena at the American Ambassador’s residence in Havana, but no evidence of foul play was ever found.
By Adam EntousNovember 12, 2018
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