“Winging it” isn’t how foreign policy should be made.
“Winging it” isn’t how foreign policy should be made.
Some legal scholars are speculating that the Court’s ruling in Masterpiece Cakeshop could impact the ruling on the President’s Muslim Travel Ban. This seems unlikely.
The arguments in favor of a permanent U.S./NATO base in Poland are not very convincing.
The new American Ambassador to Germany is making what clearly seem to be inappropriate statements about domestic politics in Europe.
Frank Carlucci, who served as President Reagan’s last Secretary of Defense, has died at 87.
Echoing the Obama Administration, the Trump Administration is arguing that it did not need Congressional authorization to attack Syria earlier this year.
A couple weeks ago, the North Koreans made a big deal about destroying their nuclear test site. It now appears that the event the media witnessed was less than meets the eye.
A long-overdue overhaul of the way the United States vets those who access classified information is underway.
Just over a week after he called it off, President Trump announced this afternoon that the June 12th Summit in Singapore was back on.
Poland makes the U.S. and NATO an offer they might want to consider refusing.
Clashes between the US and Chinese navies in the South China Sea have intensified.
South Korea’s President is saying that Kim Jong Un has renewed his supposed commitment to ‘denuclearization,’ but it isn’t at all clear what that means.
One day after canceling his summit meeting with Kim Jong Un, President Trump is suggesting it may be back on. Before it happens, though, there ought to be far more adequate preparation.
Seemingly out of the blue, the June 12th summit between President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has been canceled by the United States.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo delivered a bombastic speech on Iran yesterday that reveals just how empty and dangerous the Trump Administration’s policy toward Iran actually is.
Despite advice from advisers, the President continues to use unsecured devices to communicate outside of White House channels.
After the Ronny Jackson disaster, President Trump has made a new selection for Secretary of Veterans Affairs.
As expected, Gina Haspel was confirmed as C.I.A. Director yesterday despite her controversial record when it comes to torture.
Backing up the nation’s intelligence agencies, the Senate Intelligence Committee said in a preliminary statement that it had concluded that Russia sought to aid Donald Trump’s campaign in the 2016 Presidential election.
Not surprisingly, the North Koreans are pushing back against American efforts to force them into a corner on denuclearization.
At least one red state Democrat will be voting against Gina Haspel.
With a third Democrat crossing the aisle to support her, Gina Haspel now has the votes she needs to become the next C.I.A. Director.
Celebrations and a deadly day in the Middle East.
When a President lies with the ease and regularity of Donald Trump, it’s the responsibility of all of us to call it what it is and not hide behind weasel words like “misleading.”
Does the administration know what it is doing?
President Trump’s decision to violate the terms of the nuclear deal with Iran could be a turning point in relations between the United States and its most important allies, and not in a good way.
The National Security Advisor has broken up the team that manages global epidemics for no apparent reason.
Another data point demonstrating that a distinguished military career doesn’t preclude being an awful human being or a crackpot.
The date and location of the meeting between President Trump and Kim Jong Un has been set, but there’s as much chance of failure as their is hope for success.
Gina Haspel faced some tough questions from Democrats regarding her role in the C.I.A.’s post-9/11 torture programs, but she’s likely to be confirmed anyway.
As expected, President Trump has withdrawn the United States from the nuclear deal with Iran. There was no rational basis for doing so.
A majority of Americans want the President to stay in the nuclear deal with Iran. That’s unlikely to matter to him.
With the start of her confirmation hearings just days away, Gina Haspel’s nomination to be C.I.A. Director is by no means secure.
Seven years after deactivation, the U.S. Second Fleet will be patrolling the North Atlantic again.
They hired Israeli Private Investigators to dig up dirt on former Obama officials, including Ben Rhodes and Colin Kahl.
Israeli Prime Minister gave a speech yesterday designed to undermine the nuclear deal with Iran. The evidence was unconvincing, but the speech was really only aimed at an audience of one.
The United States is apparently looking to Libya as a guide for upcoming talks with North Korea. The DPRK most likely sees the fate of that nation and its leader as a warning.
The House Intelligence Committee’s report is being touted as vindication by the Trump Administration and its supporters. It’s not.
The lawyer who met with President Trump’s oldest son and other top Trump campaign officials is now admitting that she is a Russian informant.
The meeting between Kim Jong-Un and Moon Jae-In was historic, but many questions and caveats remain.
Not surprisingly, Mike Pompeo was confirmed as America’s 70th Secretary of State today. Now, the hard work begins.
French President Emmanuel Macron predicts, correctly, that President Trump will pull out of the nuclear deal with Iran for the worst possible reasons. This will be a disaster for America’s national interests.
The Supreme Court heard oral argument in the challenge to President Trump’s Muslim Travel Ban. It didn’t appear to go well for the challengers.
For better or worse, Mike Pompeo will be confirmed as the 70th Secretary of State by the end of this week.
French President Emmanuel Macron is in the U.S. hoping to lobby President Trump to keep the United States in the nuclear deal with Iran. He’s got his work cut out for him.
The White House physician is accused of excessive drinking on the job and improperly dispensing medication among other offenses.
The Kim regime has announced the end, for now, of its nuclear and ballistic missile testing programs. To understand why they made this concession, one needs to read between the lines.
In response to inquiries about frequent media mentions of the Director’s wartime service, the CIA has confirmed he did not serve in combat.
Despite facing headwinds in the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, Mike Pompeo will probably be confirmed as the next Secretary of State. That’s unfortunate.