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Central Intelligence Agency stops delivering weapons to anti-Assad rebels

Central Intelligence Agency stops delivering weapons to anti-Assad rebels I agree with Noah Rothman that collaborating with Russian Federation is "a fool's errand" and that "allowing Moscow to be the power broker in Syria.makes America and its allies less safe". If true, the decision would not end America's military involvement in Syria. In fact, numerous armed and trained rebels in the $500 million program either defected to Daesh and other radical groups or gave ... [Full Article...]

Jeff Sessions discussed Trump campaign-related issues with Kislyak

Jeff Sessions discussed Trump campaign-related issues with Kislyak A potential Sessions resignation could throw Mueller's investigation into a state of uncertainty. The White House push against the special counsel's probe and the attempts to put the focus on potential conflicts with Mueller's team may well be an effort to distract from snowballing federal and congressional investigations into possible election-year coordination between Trump's campaign and ... [Full Article...]

Turkey's efforts in resolving Qatar crisis yield results - former PM advisor

Turkey's efforts in resolving Qatar crisis yield results - former PM advisor With the support of the UAE , Egypt and Bahrain , the Saudis announced on June 5 that they were suspending all ties with Qatar. During a recent visit to Ankara , Qatar's foreign minister stressed they too were eager to end the crisis. [Full Article...]

US Intercepts Reportedly Contradict Attorney General On Russia Contacts

US Intercepts Reportedly Contradict Attorney General On Russia Contacts The Pentagon raised no objections with The Times before the story was published. The White House made no comment when asked for clarification about the president's tweet. Trump has claimed that there is a conflict of interest with Mueller heading the investigation , as apparently there was a sit-down interview between the two, with Mueller in-line to replace James Comey when he h... [Full Article...]

Who Is the New White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders?

Who Is the New White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders? The new White House Communications Director, Anthony Scaramucci , whose hiring led to the resignation of Press Secretary Sean Spicer , has wasted absolutely no time in getting on the President's good side by expressing his "love" for Donald Trump , whom he called a "hack politician" in 2015. [Full Article...]

Dems, GOP Agree on Bill That Weakens Trump on Sanctions

Dems, GOP Agree on Bill That Weakens Trump on Sanctions The Trump administration pushed for weakening the provisions in the bill giving Congress veto power if the administration eased Russian Federation sanctions, but that provision is included in the agreement with just a clarifying change. "There are authorized to be appropriated for the Countering Russian Influence Fund $250,000,000 for fiscal years 2018 and 2019", the document, which will be put to... [Full Article...]

United States lawmakers agree to impose new sanctions on Russia, Iran, N Korea

United States lawmakers agree to impose new sanctions on Russia, Iran, N Korea The bill also includes stiff economic penalties against Iran and North Korea . Today, House Democrats say a deal has been reached on the matter. The bill is expected to be passed by a two-thirds majority in both houses, a sufficiently wide margin to override a potential Trump veto. [Full Article...]

Halamish terrorist identified as Omar al-Abed, 19, Hamas supporter from Kobar

Abed Aljaleel al Abed, the father of 19-year-old Omar al Abed who murdered three Israelis in the West Bank settlement of Halamish on Friday evening, blamed the "Israeli occupation" on Saturday for the attack his son carried out. This policy has been criticised by rights groups as a means of collective punishment, in which the families of attackers are made to suffer the consequences of actions the... [Full Article...]


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