Reuel Marc Gerecht

Reuel Marc Gerecht is a senior fellow at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies. He has served as a specialist with the CIA's Directorate of Operations, now known as the Clandestine Service, and is the author of Know Thine Enemy: A Spy's Journey into Revolutionary Iran.

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