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Trump, Bolton Slam Iran as it Celebrates Anniversary

Trump, Bolton Slam Iran as it Celebrates Anniversary

Waar Media - 2019-02-12 09:27
WAAR_DUHOK U.S. President Donald Trump and National Security Adviser John Bolton lashed out Monday at Iran as it celebrated the 40th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution. “40 years of corruption. 40 years of repression. 40 years of terror. The regime in ...
Trump, Bolton Slam Iran as it Celebrates Anniversary - Waar Media

Trump Warns of Auto Tariffs if no EU Trade Deal

Waar Media - 2019-02-21 14:46
WAAR_DUHOK U.S. President Donald Trump issued a stern ultimatum to the European Union on Wednesday, warning that if a comprehensive trade pact is not brokered, Washington will tax European car imports. “We’re trying to make a deal. They’re very tough to ...

Trump: We Look at all Options on Venezuela

Waar Media - 2019-02-14 10:51
WAAR_DUHOK U.S. President Donald Trump said Wednesday he would look at all the different options in dealing with the current situation in Venezuela, but did not discuss a military intervention. “I think there are a number of solutions, a number of differ ...

Russia Will Host Iran as U.S. Tries to Unite Allies Against It in Separate Summits

Newsweek - 2019-02-14 03:38

Trump: Omar Should Resign for Anti-Israel Comments

Waar Media - 2019-02-13 09:43
WAAR_DUHOK U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday said freshman congresswoman Ilhan Omar should resign following comments she made that were critical of Israel’s influence in American politics. “I think she should either resign from Congress or she shoul ...

Trump ‘not happy’ With Prospective Border Deal

Waar Media - 2019-02-13 09:43
WAAR_DUHOK U.S. President Donald Trump voiced unease Tuesday with a tentative agreement to avoid another partial government shutdown. The top congressional appropriators announced late Monday they agreed “in principle” to a slew of border security items ...

South Korea Signs Deal to Pay More for U.S.Troops After Trump Demand

Waar Media - 2019-02-10 09:13
WAAR_DUHOK (Reuters) – Officials signed a short-term agreement on Sunday to boost South Korea’s contribution toward the upkeep of U.S. troops on the peninsula, after a previous deal lapsed amid U.S. President Donald Trump’s call for the South to pay more ...

Trump Ignores Senate Deadline on Khashoggi Killing

Waar Media - 2019-02-09 12:58
WAAR_DUHOK U.S. President Donald Trump will not respond to a legally-required Senate request to determine whether sanctions are warranted against Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman for the murder of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi, a senior ...

Hezbollah, the 'trump card' of Iran's spreading influence | The Times of Israel

Timesofisrael - 2019-02-08 12:45

Pompeo, Bolton, And Iran's "Fake Opposition"

Payvand - 2019-02-07 13:42

Trump Taps New World Bank Chief

Waar Media - 2019-02-07 11:27
WAAR_DUHOK U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday nominated outspoken World Bank critic David Malpass to helm the international financial institution. Malpass, 62, is an established conservative and Trump loyalist with a long track-record of criticizin ...

Pompeo, Bolton, and Iran’s “Fake Opposition” – LobeLog

Lobelog - 2019-02-06 16:25

US asks nations to repatriate jihadists as it exits from Syria, International, Phnom Penh Post

Phnompenhpost - 2019-02-06 11:50

UN Report Says Daesh Evolving into Covert Network

Waar Media - 2019-02-06 10:56
WAAR_DUHOK Daesh continues to be a threat to the international community even as it transforms its operations following military defeats in Iraq and Syria, according to an advance copy of a UN report obtained by Anadolu Agency. “ISIL has substantially ev ...

State of the Union: Donald Trump singles out Iran as the 'world’s leading state sponsor of terror' - The National

Thenational - 2019-02-06 07:57

US asks nations to repatriate jihadists as it leaves Syria | Free Malaysia Today

Freemalaysiatoday - 2019-02-06 00:57

The Oldest-Known Earth Rock was found on the Moon

Waar Media - 2019-02-05 20:52
WAAR_DUHOK Where would you look for the oldest Earth rock? Probably in the ocean or somewhere underground. As it turns out, the oldest Earth rock was found on the Moon! Yes, you heard it right. An international group of scientists from Center for Lunar S ...

US asks nations to repatriate militants as it leaves Syria - Channel NewsAsia

Channelnewsasia - 2019-02-05 19:31

Trump Taps New Head for Interior Department

Waar Media - 2019-02-05 11:02
WAAR_DUHOK U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday nominated acting Interior Secretary David Bernhardt, a former fossil fuel lobbyist, to lead the department in charge of administering and conserving federal lands. If confirmed by the Senate, Bernhardt wil ...

U.S.-backed Kurdish-led SDF says it will help set up north Syria safe zone

E-Kurd - 2019-01-17 14:02
BEIRUT,— The U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces said on Wednesday it was ready to help create a safe zone suggested by U.S. President Donald Trump in its region across north and east Syria. The U.S.-backed SDF, led by the Kurdish YPG militia, said such ...

Trump threatens Turkey with economic devastation if it attacks Syrian Kurd militia

Reuters - 2019-01-14 18:30
U.S. President Donald Trump threatened Turkey with economic devastation if it attacks a U.S.-allied Kurdish militia in Syria, drawing a sharp rebuke from Ankara on Monday and reviving fears of another downturn in ties between the NATO allies. ...