Sunday, 27 September , 2020

US foreign policy

Gareth Porter: More on Trump’s First Term Foreign Policy Record

Sep.11, 2020 Scott and Gareth Porter continue their ongoing conversation about President Trump’s foreign policy so far. Porter focuses first on Iran, which has become...

Trump says he wanted to take out Syria’s Assad but Mattis...

By Brett Samuels 09/15/20 President Trump on Tuesday confirmed a plan was in the works to take out Syrian President Bashar Assad in 2017 and that...

Ex-general appointed by Trump says he was in Gaza with Israeli...

By Michael F. Brown 6 August 2020 US President Donald Trump picked retired General Anthony J. Tata on Sunday to perform the duties of the deputy...

Preparing for War?

Trump's top Iran envoy quits as US bids to extend Tehran embargo By Julian Borger in Washington and Tom Phillips in Mexico City Aug. 6, 2020 The...

Trump installs ex-general and anti-Islam bigot in top Pentagon post

By Patrick Martin 4 August 2020 In an action that combines authoritarian contempt for Congress and a direct appeal to racist and fascist sentiments, President...

Branko Marcetic on Trump’s Dangerous Russia Hawkishness

Aug 4, 2020 Branko Marcetic discusses a recent move by the Trump administration that will grant unprecedented powers to the CIA to conduct cyber attacks...

Presumptuous Pompeo Pushes Preposterous ‘Peking’ Policy

A rant by Mike Pompeo regarding what the U.S. should do with China led to a fruitful exchange between an old China, and an...

France-Turkey naval clash: Proxy war in Libya enters a new stage

By Dr. Karin Kneissl Jul.27, 2020 A confrontation between the two NATO states France and Turkey continues to trouble the Mediterranean region; Egyptian forces are mobilizing. And...

“This Is Trump’s War”: U.S.-Backed Saudi Bombing in Yemen Continues as...

July 17, 2020 As the coronavirus spreads in Yemen, where the population already devastated by the world’s worst humanitarian crisis faces growing hunger and aid...

7/3/20 Trita Parsi on John Bolton’s ‘Israel First’ Foreign Policy

by Scott Horton Jul 4, 2020 Trita Parsi discusses John Bolton’s tenure in the Trump administration, during which time he worked tirelessly to sabotage any form...