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Iran Blows Off Trump Administration’s Warning of Being ‘On Notice’

Tehran (GPA) – After an alleged nuclear capable missile test by Iran on Sunday, US President Donald Trump went on an early morning Twitter rant against the country, but Iranian leaders don’t seem to care. Iran’s Weapon Test: What Really Happened Yesterday, Iran’s Defense Minister, General Hossein Dehghan announced that Iran had indeed carried out […]

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Theresa May Decides to Help Further Prop up Erdogan

London (GPA) – As the United Kingdom prepares to move away from the European Union, it seems Theresa May is looking to another EU pariah state as a possible future economic partner. UK Prime Minister Theresa May met for the first time with Turkish President Recep Erdogan in Ankara this week. The meeting ended with […]

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Pre-Emptive Attack Iran Bill Active in US House

Washington – (RPI) You will often see potentially important pieces of legislation languish in the US House. A bill will remain active, meaning that it can be brought to the Floor at any time. But it flies just under the radar. Other times the language floats around Washington for years until a “crisis” necessitates its […]

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Trump Heats Up War in Yemen

Sana’a – (GPA) In the first few weeks of his term, President Trump increases United States’ involvement in the war in Yemen. The Obama administration contributed nothing to Yemen beyond war and chaos. In fact at the beginning of his first term, Obama started secretly funding, supplying, and training Abdrabbuh Mansur Hadi government forces. Which ended up […]

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Kurd-led Syrian Militia Says Trump Sent Them Armoured Vehicles

Kobanî – (MEE) Syrian Democratic Forces say its has received first shipment of armour from US, and that Trump had promised ‘extra support’ for the group A Kurdish-led militia fighting the Islamic State group in northern Syria said on Tuesday it had received armoured vehicles from the Donald Trump administration, claiming them to be the […]

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Israeli PM to Lobby Trump for Sanctions on Iran in US Visit

Washington – (teleSUR) The prime minister will visit Washington next month and call on President Trump to renew sanctions against Tehran while France tries to save nuclear deal. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Monday he planned to push U.S. President Donald Trump to renew sanctions against Iran during a visit to Washington next month, […]

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Trumps Talks ‘Fighting Terror’ With Two Countries Most Responsible

(GPA) Washington, D.C.  – President Donald Trump took phone calls over the weekend from two key US allies to discuss the future of his administration’s Middle East policy. Trump took calls from two of the major terror exporters this weekend, King Salman of Saudi Arabia and Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed of […]

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US Embassies in London, Berlin Halt Visas for Dual Nationals of Banned States

(MEE) London, Berlin – The US embassies in London and Berlin have stopped issuing visas for ‘aliens’ from the 7 Muslim-majority countries subject to the ban. The US embassies in London and Berlin on Monday suspended all visa applications for “aliens” from Iraq, Iran, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen, including dual nationals. A statement issued by […]