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    Nikki Haley says more sanctions against Russia coming as soon as Monday
    Apr16

    Nikki Haley says more sanctions against Russia coming as soon as Monday

    Watch Video NEW YORK — United States’ Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said Sunday the Trump administration will announce more sanctions against Russia as soon as Monday. On CBS’s “Face the Nation,” Haley said the Treasury Department will announce the new sanctions and insisted the US has sent “a strong message” about the...

    A new age of gunboat diplomacy — and a new area of conflict
    Apr16

    A new age of gunboat diplomacy — and a new area of conflict

    AP Photo/Bullit Marquez Amid the intense coverage of Russian cyber-maneuvering …read more Source:...

    After Syria, Will Never Trumpers Apologize for Russia Smear?
    Apr16

    After Syria, Will Never Trumpers Apologize for Russia Smear?

    Daniel Greenfield, a Shillman Journalism Fellow at the Freedom Center, is an investigative journalist and writer focusing on the radical left and Islamic terrorism. Last year, the court jester of the Never Trumpers declared that, “The onus is on the president-elect to prove he’s not Putin’s puppet.” Last week, the...

    Trump Enforces Red Line In Syria
    Apr16

    Trump Enforces Red Line In Syria

    President Trump displayed firm leadership in spearheading the multilateral military action taken Friday night against key facilities supporting the Syrian regime’s chemical weapons program. He decided to take this action in response to the Syrian regime’s utter disregard of his red line against the continued use of chemical weapons...

    The Big Picture on the Expanding Michael Cohen Investigation
    Apr16

    The Big Picture on the Expanding Michael Cohen Investigation

    We have just come off of one of those assaultive news weeks in which each day brought a greater rush of news than seemed conceivable the day before. It’s hard to keep up. More particularly, as Michael Cohen has moved from comic side show figure in the Trump saga to something much closer to the center, it’s been hard to figure out just...

    Why we need a real president in the White House
    Apr16

    Why we need a real president in the White House

    AP/Manuel Balce Ceneta The problem with taking a stand, of …read more Source:...

    Parliament’s secret briefing from CSIS: beware of Russian spies
    Apr15

    Parliament’s secret briefing from CSIS: beware of Russian spies

    As allegations arose of outside meddling in the past U.S. election, Canadian spies prepared to warn their politicians that the north of the border is not immune to external interference, and in their hallways of power, too, the smell of foreign spooks lurk. Russia and China could be trying to influence you, to use you and your staff to advance...

    Trump and allies approach World War III in Syria, on literally no evidence
    Apr15

    Trump and allies approach World War III in Syria, on literally no evidence

    Getty/Salon “… to punish President Bashar al-Assad for a suspected …read more Source:...

    16 Tweets Where Trump Attacked Obama for Doing Exactly What Trump is Doing in Syria Now
    Apr14

    16 Tweets Where Trump Attacked Obama for Doing Exactly What Trump is Doing in Syria Now

    Hypocrisy alert Tonight the inevitable happened. After reports of possibly heinous war crimes being committed by the Syrian government, after weeks and weeks of hostile propaganda coming from the United States and a completely incompetent government in perpetual disarray, Donald Trump announced that the United States would be bombing Syria....

    A Reckoning Will Come in Syria
    Apr14

    A Reckoning Will Come in Syria

    It is undoubtedly a good thing that a small international coalition of the willing responded to Syria’s latest chemical outrage with a limited military strike. But it marks only the first step in an effective strategy to stop Syria’s use of chemical weapons—and more importantly, to hold Russia accountable for its promise to oversee a...