Wednesday, 22 January , 2020

US foreign policy

How Pompeo convinced Trump to kill Soleimani and fulfilled a decade-long...

By Nicole Gaouette and Jamie Gangel January 11, 2020 Secretary of State Mike Pompeo was a driving force behind President Donald Trump's decision to kill a...

The Evangelicals Who Pray for War With Iran

Mike Pence and Mike Pompeo, who urged Trump to kill Qassem Soleimani, are ardent proponents of Christian Zionism By Sarah Posner January 9, 2020 Last Friday, a...

Few U.S. presidents have been as amoral as Trump: Joseph Nye

By Javad Heirannia January 14, 2020 Former U.S Assistant Secretary of Defense for International Security Affairs says “some of Trump’s actions are not unprecedented in the...

John Kerry fact checks Trump’s lies about the Iran deal

John Kerry tells Lawrence O’Donnell that it was "always an option" to take out Soleimani, through several administrations, but "people made a judgment that...

The Empire strikes back. Netanyahu, Trump and the Neocons

By Dimitris Konstantakopoulos For the time being it seems we avoided the global disaster of an all-out confrontation between US, Israel and their allies on...

Democrats try to stop the drive to War

House Passes War Powers Challenge to Attack on Iran Posted on January 9, 2020 In a vote heavily split along party lines, the House of Representatives...

Frustrated Dems plan war powers vote over Iran

Democrats were skeptical over the administration's justification to kill a key Iranian general. By SARAH FERRIS, JOHN BRESNAHAN and CONNOR O’BRIEN 01/08/202 House Democrats emerged from a...

The U.S. Public Still Doesn’t Want War With Iran

According to recent polling data, the majority of Americans blame Trump’s policies for heightened tensions with Iran—and the killing of Suleimani won’t change that. By...

By denying Iran’s foreign minister visa for Security Council visit, America...

By Dr. George Szamuely, Senior Research Fellow at the Global Policy Institute and author of Bombs for Peace: NATO's Humanitarian War on Yugoslavia 7 Jan, 2020 US officials have...

Trump is not leaving Iraq. “You are not a dictator”, Democrats...

'You’re Not a Dictator': US House Committee Slams Trump, Seeks to Curb Iran Warmongering 06.01.2020 Tensions between the United States and Iran have risen sharply,...