Tag: Donald Trump

‘DEAL OF THE CENTURY’ WILL NOT INCLUDE PALESTINIAN STATEHOOD

According to “The Washington Post,” comments from Kushner and other US officials suggest that “the plan does away with statehood as the starting premise of peace efforts.” The Trump administration’s peace plan, known as the “Deal of the Century” will reportedly include “practical proposals” for improving the lives of Palestinians, but it will probably stop […]

White House sees Egyptian energy forum as a ‘roadmap to Middle East peace’

The Trump administration this week asked Egyptian authorities for a seat at the table at an upcoming energy summit in Cairo, seeking a leading role in the establishment of a major gas forum in the Eastern Mediterranean, two senior administration officials told McClatchy. U.S. national security officials see strategic value in the success of the […]

USA planning military action against Iran

New concerns Trump administration may be laying legal groundwork for military action against Iran When Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced the Trump administration would designate a branch of Iran’s military as a foreign terrorist organization Monday, he said, “The Trump administration is simply recognizing a basic reality.” But critics say they are concerned that […]

A serious blow to Iran’s terror specialists

In a bold step, President Trump has formally designated Iran’s Revolutionary Guard a terrorist organization — a move that carries serious financial implications for Tehran and lengthy prison terms for those who provide material support. The move isn’t without risk: Iran has threatened retaliation, including against US forces in the Middle East, which is why […]

Trump signs declaration reversing U.S. policy on Golan Heights

President Donald Trump signed a proclamation on Monday recognizing Israel’s sovereignty over the Golan Heights, reversing more than a half-century of U.S. policy in the Middle East. Standing alongside Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the White House, Trump made formal a move he announced in a surprise tweet last week. The president said it […]

Secretary of State compares Trump to Esther

‘It’s possible God sent him to save Israel’ One of America’s most senior politicians has claimed it is possible Donald Trump was sent by God to save Israel from rival nations. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo was responding to a question from the Christian Broadcasting Network on whether the US President was like a modern […]

WH ‘This Is a National Emergency’ Video: 247 Illegals Overwhelm Border Fence in New Mexico

This is a national emergency. pic.twitter.com/I6tLEQkbnX — The White House (@WhiteHouse) March 14, 2019 The White House has posted, and its Press Secretary Sarah Sanders has retweeted, video to support President Donald Trump’s declaration of a national emergency at the U.S. Southern Border. The White House tweet titled, “This is a national emergency,” provides U.S. Customs […]

Trump: ‘Seductive’ Socialism Would Send Country ‘Down the Tubes’ in a Decade or Less

President Donald Trump told Breitbart News on Monday that he feels “very strongly” that the United States will never succumb to socialism. “I feel that—I feel it very strongly,” Trump replied when asked by Breitbart News’s Washington Political Editor Matthew Boyle about his pledge in the State of the Union address that the United States […]

Fatah: Conflict with US is inevitable

Deputy Fatah leader says US leaves PA with no other choice but a confrontation in order to thwart the “Deal of the Century”. Mahmoud al-Aloul, deputy leader of the Fatah movement headed by Palestinian Authority (PA) chairman Mahmoud Abbas, said on Saturday that there is a real threat to Palestinian existence, and this requires joint […]

Trump Warns Europeans Not to Try to Evade Iran Sanctions

The Trump administration is closely eyeing efforts in Europe to set up an alternative money payment channel to ease doing business with Iran and avoid running afoul of sanctions the U.S. has levied on the Islamic republic. The White House is putting the Europeans on notice, saying that if they try to do an end-run […]