Tag: Donald Trump

Trump promotes his goal of Middle East peace, offers no details

President Donald Trump used his centerpiece Holy Land speech on Tuesday to reaffirm his commitment to peace between Israelis and Palestinians, but he offered no new details on how to achieve a goal that has eluded U.S. leaders for decades. Rounding out a 28-hour stay in Jerusalem, Trump praised Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and […]

Trump’s Saudi Arabia Trip Figures Into Plan for Palestinian Deal

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia — For 15 years, Saudi Arabia has been pitching its formula for peace among Israel, the Palestinians and the Arab world, with little response from Israeli leaders. And for months now, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has asserted Israel’s increasing strategic alignment with Persian Gulf states over their shared enmity toward Iran. But […]

“One Orb to Rule Them All”? Trump’s Strange Mideast “Anti-Terror” Tour

“Arab NATO”? President Trump links arms with Arab sponsors of Sunni-aligned terrorists, with the supposed aim of combatting Iran and its Shia-aligned terrorists. During the 2016 presidential election campaign, Candidate Donald Trump stirred up a hornet’s nest of protest amongst the internationalist set with his criticism of NATO and his comments that other NATO nations […]

Saudi Foreign Minister: Trump ‘Deserves a Lot of Credit’ for Effort to Unite People of Faith

Speaking at a joint press conference with Secretary of State Rex Tillerson in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, on Sunday, Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir commended President Donald Trump for an international trip designed to unite people of different faiths to address a threat faced by all of humanity around the globe regardless of their religion. “The President deserves […]

European angst over Trump visit

“If Potus leaves here with the idea that the EU is in some way useful, that’s it. Job done.” The words of a trusted European source when I asked about EU expectations for Donald Trump’s first trip to Brussels as US president. Not a far-reaching ambition, I think you’d agree. But the EU is nervous. […]

Trump EU pick Ted Malloch rips into ‘undemocratic’ Brussels superstate plan

DONALD Trump’s reported pick for EU ambassador has warned France and Germany against plans to pursue a “United States of Europe” with a centralised budget, saying the US will fiercely oppose such a move. In a fiery speech Dr Ted Malloch insisted the creation of a Brussels superstate runs counter to American interests and will […]

Trump: ‘Rare opportunity’ exists for peace in the Middle East

President Trump on Monday arrived in Israel, saying he wants to reaffirm the “unbreakable bond” between the U.S. and Israel. During remarks at an airport ceremony in Tel Aviv, the president said Israel has built a “strong, resilient, determined and prosperous nation.” “Now we must work together to build a future where the nations of […]

Israel to Make Rare Overture to Palestinians ‘at Trump Request’

Israeli ministers have approved measures aimed at improving the Palestinian economy and facilitating crossings, rare moves said to be at Donald Trump’s request hours ahead of the US president’s arrival. An Israeli official told AFP on condition of anonymity that ministers were responding to a Trump request to present him with “confidence-building measures” ahead of […]

Trump Tells Muslim Leaders: Stand Against ‘the Persecution of Jews and the Slaughter of Christians’

President Donald Trump told a meeting of leaders from more than 50 predominantly Muslim nations on Sunday that they must stand “together against the murder of innocent Muslims, the oppression of women, the persecution of Jews, and the slaughter of Christians.” Trump was speaking at the Arab Islamic American Summit hosted in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia […]

Trump’s Trip To Middle East | Prophecy Update

President Trump’s visit to Saudi Arabia is being hailed as a smashing success. At home and abroad, it being said that he suddenly seems so presidential. President Trump launched a new coalition against terror made up of Sunni Muslims. He also singled out Iran as the world’s number one supporter of terror. Will this success […]