independent news and opnion

Browsing Tag

Administration officials

Why Trump Can’t Escape Quid Pro Quo

Read: Why firing Mick Mulvaney is riskier than keeping himMulvaney could ultimately become a star witness in the impeachment proceedings, if Democrats are able to secure his testimony. Representative Jamie Raskin, a Maryland Democrat who…

Trump Increases Economic Sanctions on Iran

Read: A boom time for U.S. sanctionsPompeo recently characterized weeks of Iranian provocations ahead of the drone shootdown—including explosions on energy tankers and missile and rocket attacks in Saudi Arabia and Iraq—as evidence of a…

A Trump National-Security Report Card

And there are many sanctions. Some are designed to drive Iran’s oil exports to zero; some to render “radioactive” its Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps, which is both an arm of its military and a major economic player; and some to hit…

Trump’s ‘Good Cop’ Routine With Putin

“I think people misunderstand how strong this administration has been against Russia,” Haley said last week, at the same conference where Christie spoke. “I’ve seen it. They put sanctions on Russia. They expelled diplomats that were…
close
Thanks !

Thanks for sharing this, you are awesome !