Archives for

Foreign Policy

On Iran, Trump does the right thing and rebukes the State Department ‘swamp’

Fred Fleitz, Earlier this week, I wrote in Fox News Opinion how State Department careerists – part of the so-called Washington, D.C. “Swamp” that President Trump ran against in his campaign — scored a big win by declaring that Iran is in compliance with the disastrous 2015 nuclear deal with Iran, the Joint Comprehensive Plan

Peaceful outcome for Korean peninsula still possible: Pence

Denuclearisation of the Korean peninsula can still be achieved peacefully because of Washington’s new engagement with China, U.S. Vice President Mike Pence said on Saturday, despite growing fears North Korea could soon conduct a new nuclear test. South Korea is on heightened alert ahead of another important anniversary in the reclusive North that could be

Iran: Group claims regime is ‘in full gear’ on covert work on nuclear weapons

James Rosen, The White House responded cautiously Friday to claims by an Iranian dissident group alleging that Iran’s clandestine work on a nuclear weapon has continued unabated by the landmark nuclear deal that Tehran finalized with the Obama administration and five other world powers two years ago. At a news conference in Washington, members of

Tillerson slams Iran nuclear deal as ‘failed approach,’ vows ‘comprehensive review’

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson ratcheted up criticism Wednesday of the Obama-era nuclear deal with Iran, publicly confirming the Trump administration is conducting a “comprehensive review” and declaring they have “no intention of passing the buck.” In some of his toughest language yet, Tillerson said at a brief press conference that the Iran deal “fails

Putin, Tillerson meeting in Moscow

Russian President Vladimir Putin is meeting with U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson in Moscow, Fox News has learned. A U.S. embassy spokesperson confirmed the meeting. Tillerson originally was only slated to meet with his Russian counterpart, Sergei Lavrov. The Putin-Tillerson meeting comes ahead of an expected press conference with Tillerson and Lavrov. Tillerson traveled

Tillerson, Trump team try to clarify foreign policy after airstrikes

President Trump’s top officials moved Sunday to define the administration’s foreign policy — saying the Syria air strikes haven’t reversed their stances on ISIS and other world issues but made clear the president will “act in the best interest” of Americans against unchecked threats and aggression. “Our priority in Syria,” Secretary of State Rex Tillerson