This amendment marks the second time in two months that the Senate has voted on a bipartisan basis to condemn Trump’s foreign policy.
Kobane told NBC News that U.S. troops “didn’t expect this decision. It’s out of their hands, and they are constantly apologizing for it.”
Daniel W. Drezner, a professor of international politics at the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University, called the news “a reminder that when it comes to Iran, John Bolton and Mike Pompeo are batshit insane.”
But even if prayers for lasting peace are never to be answered, we can keep seeking that long-sought end to conflict, can’t we?
Per a Newsweek report, referencing the White House press pool, Trump revealed the presence of a covert Navy SEAL team by taking a photo with them, and then posting it on social media.
Slipping toward widespread famine, the Yemeni war has devastated the country’s health and livelihood.
So much of the previously unthinkable has been done by President Trump that it is not impossible to imagine that he might regard a terrorist attack as a useful distraction.
“There doesn’t seem to be any strategic rationale for the decision.”
When Trump finds himself embarrassed by someone, his go-to response is to claim he has never heard of them.
Trump’s sudden announcement on Syria confused American agencies and leaders. But Vladimir Putin praised it loudly.
Flynn has faced scrutiny for his attempts to push the Turkish government’s agenda in the U.S.
Coleman, much like President Donald Trump, attempted to deflect concerns about the murder of Jamal Khashoggi in Saudi Arabia’s consulate in Istanbul.
Trump has repeatedly downplayed Saudi Arabia’s wrongdoing.
These transactions are exactly what the Emoluments clause sought to prevent.
Remember when Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) was supposed to be one of the reasonable Republicans? Yeah, neither do I.
“It is zero chance — zero — that this happened without the crown prince,” Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) told reporters on Tuesday.
In another sense, however, Abizaid’s appointment to this post (vacant since Donald Trump became president) could mean quite a lot.
The American mission in Afghanistan has borrowed a page from Harry Potter, draping itself in a cloak of invisibility.
Kushner has been urging the State Department and the Defense Department to promote the $110 billion figure.
Sen. Jack Reed, the top Democrat on the Senate Armed Services Committee, likewise accused Trump of lying to the American people about the intelligence community’s assessment.
“The world is a very dangerous place!” Trump wrote.
Trump keeps promising he’ll visit American military troops serving in combat zones — and he keeps putting it off.
Saudi Arabia has since acknowledged that Khashoggi is dead, and in an unconvincing display, claimed to be prosecuting the people responsible.
The emerging Khashoggi cover-up is hazardous to the health of the United States.
Kushner’s ties to the Saudi crown prince have come under fire.