Daniel Greenfield, Trump’s Showdown with China. China has hacked some of our most vital defense secrets. Its secret police operate in our cities. Its propaganda outlets threaten war while it plots to build an empire at our expense. And our government appeases the thugs and tyrants of the People’s Republic of China. The viral photo
Cortney O’Brien, Russia dominated the headlines last week, but Iran deserved to be on Page One as well. President Hassan Rouhani declared on Tuesday that his country would be working on a nuclear-powered vessel in retaliation of the U.S.’s decision to extend economic sanctions for another 10 years. That, Rouhani claimed, was a “violation” of the nuclear deal. Did
In this world, it is often dangerous to be an enemy of the United States, said Henry Kissinger in 1968, but to be a friend is fatal. The South Vietnamese would come to appreciate the insight. So it is today with Aleppo, where savage reprisals against U.S.-backed rebels are taking place in that hellhole of
JERUSALEM – President-elect Donald Trump will be a good friend to Israel and hopefully the two countries can work together to dismantle the international nuclear agreement with Iran, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said in an interview Sunday. While the two countries are close allies, relations were sometimes tense between Netanyahu and President Barack Obama
John Lenczowski, I am writing to recommend Congressman Dana Rohrabacher and John Bolton to serve respectively as Secretary of State and Deputy Secretary of State in the new Administration. I have known both gentlemen since the 1980s when I served with them in the Reagan State Department and White House. The two would make an
Austin Bay, A month after the presidential election, U.S. president-elect Donald Trump has executed his own political “pivot to Asia.” Trump’s pivot consisted of two phone calls, one with Taiwan’s president and the other with the president of the Philippines. The explicit topics discussed matter, but the critical fact is that Trump spoke with the
Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich defended President-elect Donald Trump’s phone conversation with Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen, saying the break with decades-long diplomatic tradition was a “deliberate … specific signal.” In an interview with Fox News’ Sean Hannity Monday night, Gingrich favorably compared Trump’s Taiwan call to President Barack Obama’s visit to Cuba earlier this year.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani demanded on Sunday that Barack Obama block an extension of sanctions passed by the U.S. Congress, saying Tehran would otherwise “firmly respond”. In a speech to parliament, Rouhani denounced legislation passed by the U.S. Congress to extend the Iran Sanctions Act (ISA) for 10 years as a violation of Tehran’s nuclear