Secretary of State: Americans Should Be ‘Encouraged’ with US Diplomatic Efforts

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has touted the diplomatic accomplishments of President Donald Trump’s administration this year, saying “Americans should be encouraged” by its dealings with the U.S.’ “greatest security threat,” North Korea, along with China and Russia. In an Op-Ed published Thursday in The New York Times, Tillerson wrote that Trump “abandoned the failed… Please follow and like us:

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Roger Stone: Trump Should Fire Mueller and Rosenstein Immediately

Political operative Roger Stone said Thursday that the purpose of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation is to give Democrats a hook on which to nail President Donald Trump, and that if he were the president, he’d fire Mueller immediately. “This is a set-up,” Stone said on “The Laura Ingraham Show.” “This cake, in my opinion, is… Please follow and like us:

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Russian State Media Tries to Link Georgia’s EU Visa Waiver to Refugee Camps

Last week, just days after the southern Caucasus nation of Georgia celebrated its newly awarded visa-free travel access to 30 EU countries, Russian news outlets began reporting a different story. Georgia’s visa liberalization wasn’t the result of Tblisi’s successful, long-planned reforms targeting European integration, Russian outlets said, but part of a seedy quid pro quo that… Please follow and like us:

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Russia’s new game in Afghanistan

A resurgent Russia is making new inroads into Afghanistan, not in the way the former USSR did, but by aligning itself with some of the very extremists whose leaders were involved in the defeat of the Soviet Union’s decade-long invasion of Afghanistan. In December 2016, Moscow disclosed its contacts with the Taliban, the group that is… Please follow and like us:

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