Tag: Iran

Pompeo Reveals Trump Admin’s Plan to Counter Iran

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has revealed the Trump administration’s plan to deal with Iran and to end the failed nuclear deal once and for all. According to The Washington Free Beacon: RIYADH, Saudi Arabia—The Trump administration is waging a multi-pronged effort to thwart Iran’s expansion across the Middle East, including efforts at the United

Pompeo Will Testify on Iran This Month

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will testify about the situation with Iran this month. According to The Hill: Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is expected to testify before the House Foreign Affairs Committee on U.S. policy in Iran before the end of the month, the chairman of the committee told The Hill. Rep. Eliot Engel (D-N.Y.), the chairman of

President Trump Looking to Africa to Target Iran

President Trump is taking a non-traditional approach to counter Iran by looking to Africa, according to reports. According to The Hill: The Trump administration is turning toward Africa in an effort to bolster its alliance against Iran. The U.S. is looking to Sudan and Morocco as key partners in the effort to counter Tehran, part

Canada’s Prime Minister Blames Trump for Iran Shooting Down Plane

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has appeared to accuse President Trump of causing the deaths of 57 Canadians who were killed when Iran shot down the plane they were in. According to The Daily Wire: Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is now blaming U.S. “escalation” in the Middle East for the death of 57 Canadians,

Trump Authorized Soleimani’s Killing in June of 2019

A new report is indicating that President Trump gave initial authorization to kill Iranian general Qassam Soleimani in June of 2019. According to The Hill: President Trump authorized the killing of Gen. Qassem Soleimani last summer if an American was killed as the result of increased Iranian aggression, NBC reported Monday, citing five current and former senior administration officials. Officials

Bolton Calls for Repeal of the War Powers Resolution

Former National Security Adviser John Bolton is speaking out against the War Powers resolution that is being discussed and considered following President Trump’s strike on a top Iranian general. Bolton has called the resolution unconstitutional which is in line with his beliefs on not limiting the war powers of the president. According to The Hill:

Graham: Trump’s Iran Speech Comparable to Reagan’s Wall Speech

Senator Lindsey Graham is comparing President Trump’s speech on Iran to the speech given about the Berlin wall by then-President Ronald Reagan. According to The Hill: Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) said President Trump’s speech on Iran will be a highlight of his presidency, comparing it to former President Reagan’s 1987 speech in Berlin urging Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev to

Dem Rep Claims No American Contractors Killed or Protests at Embassies Under Obama

California Democrat Representative Ro Khanna has claimed that no American contractors were killed or embassy protests under former President Obama’s watch. He must have forgotten about Benghazi. According to Town Hall: Congressman Ro Khanna (D-CA) claimed Tuesday there were no embassy protests or deaths of American contractors under the Obama administration. Speaking with Fox News’s

Trump Promises That Iran Will ‘NEVER’ Have a Nuclear Weapon

President Trump tweeted out a promise on Monday that Iran will never attain a nuclear weapon. According to The Hill: President Trump vowed Monday that Iran will “NEVER” have a nuclear weapon, a day after Tehran announced it would no longer adhere to any limits of the 2015 nuclear deal. IRAN WILL NEVER HAVE A NUCLEAR