Tag: Donald Trump

If Trump Wants War, He Owes Americans an Explanation

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson’s defenders argue that, while he may be an awkward public face for American diplomacy, behind the scenes he has been successfully building support among other countries for President Donald Trump’s policies. While U.S. Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley may be adroit in her negotiations in New York, and a […]

President Trump’s delivers remarks on Las Vegas shooting: ‘Act of pure evil’

President Trump’s delivers remarks on Las Vegas shooting: ‘Act of pure evil’

North Korea says Trump declared war

North Korea’s foreign minister claimed Monday that President Trump had declared war on his nation, which means Pyongyang has the right to shoot down US bombers even if they’re in international air space.“The whole world should clearly remember it was the US who first declared war on our country,” Foreign Minister Ri Yong-ho told reporters […]

Trump’s UN speech rejected globalism and cultural imperialism

It is a brand new era in U.S. foreign policy — gone are the days of “leading from behind” and “apology tours” — as world leaders from Israel to Afghanistan praise America’s more forceful approach to the world under President Trump, as epitomized by his first speech to the United Nations.In his speech Tuesday to […]

Trump the ‘deal maker’ – good for Middle East?

The head of messianic Jewish ministry admits being deeply troubled that Donald Trump appears ready to use his “art of the deal” persona to attempt to bring about a two-state solution to the Palestinian problem.On Wednesday President Trump – during the gathering of world leaders at the United Nations General Assembly – met on the […]

Trump’s UN speech may lead to a war that no one wants

The ostensible purpose of President Trump’s speech at the United Nations on Tuesday was to explain to the world why “America First” is an idea other countries should embrace. It was to be “a deeply philosophical address,” a White House official promised. Instead, the speech will inevitably be remembered for just two words: “Rocket Man,” […]

Iran, Venezuela Fire Back After Trump’s Strong Criticism at UN

President Trump’s debut U.N. General Assembly speech Tuesday drew strong reactions from two of the three regimes he criticized most sharply, although the response from Kim Jong-un – whom Trump derisively labeled “rocket man” and said he was on a “suicide mission” – is yet to be seen.Trump flailed the “depraved” regime in Pyongyang for […]

If threatened, U.S. will ‘totally destroy’ North Korea, Trump vows

U.S. President Donald Trump escalated his standoff with North Korea over its nuclear challenge on Tuesday, threatening to “totally destroy” the country of 26 million people and mocking its leader, Kim Jong Un, as a “rocket man.”In a hard-edged speech to the United Nations General Assembly, Trump offered a grim portrait of a world in […]

Trump to Rabbis: Hopeful for Significant Progress in Middle East Peace

President Donald Trump on Friday said in a pre-Rosh Hashana conference phone call with US Jewish leaders that the Jewish new year “offers a new opportunity to seek peace.” He also said that he is “very hopeful that we will see significant progress before the end of the year,” and that he believes a peace […]

Trump ​slams the UN in his first UN appearance

President Trump used his first official visit to the United Nations on Monday to criticize the world body for not living up to its “potential,” and urged member nations to reject “business as usual” and take “bold stands.”“In recent years, the United Nations has not reached its full potential because of ​​bureaucracy and mismanagement​,​”​ Trump […]