Eric Schmitt

Eric Schmitt

@EricSchmittNYT

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Senior writer, The New York Times (https://t.co/CRzqpiD0J0) covering terrorism and national security issues. Co-author, Counterstrike

Washington, D.C.
Joined on July 23, 2011
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Amid extremist threats to Inauguration, 12 National Guard troops removed from Capitol duties -- including two for threatening anti-government comments w/@helenecooper https://t.co/OQrtChhjuS

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12 National Guard members removed from Inauguration duties, two for making menacing anti-government comments amid right-wing extremist threats w/@helenecooper https://t.co/OQrtChhjuS

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Pentagon scrambling to speed up efforts to stamp out white supremacy and far-right extremism in the military after downplaying the threat for years w/@jestei, @helenecooper https://t.co/AO3OCakhgi

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Pentagon targets growing threat of white supremacists in military ranks, vetting National Guard arriving for Inauguration and speeding new, broader reviews of all troops w/@jestei, @helenecooper https://t.co/AO3OCakhgi

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Chinese, Iranian and Russian social media amplify far-right extremists' violent messaging as security in Washington clamps down for Inauguration w/@KannoYoungs, @esullivannyt https://t.co/piYYScghSe

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Capitol insurrectionists are grounded on no-fly lists, barred from commercial airlines as security in Washington fortifies before the Inauguration w/@KannoYoungs, @esullivannyt whttps://www.nytimes.com/2021/01/15/us/politics/inauguration-security.html?smid=tw-share

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Thousands of armed National Guard troops pour into the capital to help huge Inauguration security force bracing for threats of armed drones, suicide aircraft and pipe bombs w/@helenecooper, @SangerNYT https://t.co/3jQuw8K2Yd

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Armed U.S. troops in the streets of Washington gird for suicide aircraft, armed drones, pipe bombs and other mayhem in the run-up to Biden's inauguration w/@helenecooper, @sangerNYT, @KannoYoungs https://t.co/3jQuw8K2Yd

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Military chiefs remind troops of their sworn oath to U.S. as investigators search for active-duty or retired service members who joined the mob that assaulted the Capitol https://t.co/YVlIsOru47

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Iran is a new terror hub for Al Qaeda, Pompeo asserts, but other US officials and counterterrorism experts are skeptical w/@jakesNYT, @julianbarnes https://t.co/XTLwQMaXli

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Joint Chiefs tell troops to remember their oath to country as investigators search for active-duty and retired service members who joined the mob that attacked the Capitol. A sobering sign of how serious this is https://t.co/YVlIsOru47

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Pompeo claims Iran is a new terror hub for Al Qaeda, but offers little proof and counterterrorism experts are skeptical w/@jakesNYT, @julianbarnes https://t.co/XTLwQMaXli

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New: An examination of one of America's darkest days https://t.co/GNIqvFSLkR

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Lloyd J. Austin III needs a special waiver to be Biden's defense secretary but it's unlikely Congress will act in time for him to be in the job on day one of the new administration w/@jestei https://t.co/aT5OPECvpP

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How to keep Trump's finger off the nuclear trigger in his final days as president, Pelosi presses Pentagon brass w/@SangerNYT https://t.co/bcDG8UEIJY

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Pelosi presses Pentagon on safeguards to keep Trump from launching nuclear weapons in his final days as president w/@SangerNYT https://t.co/bcDG8UEIJY

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Far-right extremists descend on Washington as capital braces for protests and mayor summons hundreds of National Guard troops to help keep order w/@jestei, @ktbenner, @helenecooper https://t.co/LAyAFoWLEE

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White supremacists descend on D.C. to support Trump as city braces for protests and mayor request National Guard help w/@jestei, @ktbenner, @helenecooper https://t.co/M9CiEKQN8B

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Pentagon cites Iranian threats against Trump and other U.S. officials in ordering aircraft carrier Nimitz to stay in Middle East, reversing earlier order to send warship home as de-escalatory signal to Tehran https://t.co/WRwp9WYWVv

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