Pompeo Keeps Saudis off Child Soldier Recruiters List
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo blocked the inclusion of Saudi Arabia on a US list of countries that recruit child soldiers, dismissing his experts' findings that a Saudi-UAE coalition has been using underage fighters in Yemen's war, Reuters News Agency reported on Tuesday, citing four people familiar with the matter.
Ex-CIA whistle-blower pursuing ‘information war’ against US govt.
US attorney:
US government has requested continued harsh measures against former CIA software engineer Joshua Adam Schulte to stop him from launching an “information war”.
Trump not in control of Iran policy, should fire Bolton
Senior EU official:
A top EU diplomat says US President Donald Trump does not seem to be in control of his own administration’s policy towards Iran and that he needs to fire his National Security Advisor John Bolton, an outspoken hawk who directs the White House’s Iran policy.
US sending 1,000 more troops to Mideast for ‘defensive purposes’ amid tensions with Iran
The United States has approved deployment of some 1,000 more soldiers to the Middle East amid escalating tensions with Iran.
'It was not Iraq. It were other people', says Trump
US President Donald Trump says he knows who was behind the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks that left thousands of Americans dead.
Trump Administration Plans to Delay Part of Middle East Peace Plan Due to Israel Elections
The administration of US President Donald Trump is reportedly planning to hold off releasing the political portion of its Israeli-Palestinian peace plan until after the Israeli elections and after Israel forms a new government.
Trump slams Khan as ‘national disgrace’ after London violence
US President Donald Trump has renewed his attacks on London Mayor Sadiq Khan, describing him as a “national disgrace” and calling for his immediate removal from the post following a recent spate of violent deaths in the British capital.
Sanders Says Gulf Tanker Attacks Must Not Be Used as ‘Pretext’ for ‘Disastrous’ War with Iran
Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders came out swinging against Washington’s effort to pin blame on Iran for purported attacks on tanker ships in the Gulf of Oman, warning they are being used as a “pretext for war”.
US rights group says Trump’s plan for asylum seekers is 'ludicrous'
A prominent US rights group says a plan by President Donald Trump’s administration to make asylum seekers from Central America seek refuge in Guatemala instead of the United States would endanger refugees.