National Security and Foreign Policy Analyst


New York, NY


Lisa Daftari is an award-winning investigative journalist focusing on foreign affairs with expertise in the Middle East and counterterrorism. She regularly appears on television and radio with commentary and analysis, providing exclusive reporting on vital developments in the region. Currently, she is an on-air Fox News political analyst and has previously been featured on CBS, NBC, PBS, the Washington Post, NPR, ABC, Voice of America, and others. Lisa has been interviewed in Spanish, English and Persian. Her specialties include National Security, Foreign Policy, Middle East Affairs, Counterterrorism, Human Rights/Women's Rights, and Religious Persecution.

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Lisa Daftari at the Conservative Women's Network