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Trump’s revolution in national security and foreign policy

Newt Gingrich, The excitement over passing the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act overshadowed the extraordinary National Security Strategy report released on Monday. Just as the first comprehensive tax cut bill in 31 years marked a milestone in resetting national economic strategy, the National Security Strategy report is a milestone in resetting America’s approach to national

CIA Director Pompeo slams NY Times for outing covert officer

Samuel Chamberlain, CIA Director Mike Pompeo blasted the New York Times Thursday for publishing the name of the undercover officer in charge of the agency’s Iran operations. During a question-and-answer session at the Aspen Security Forum, an annual gathering of intelligence and national security officials and experts, Pompeo said the decision to publish the operative’s

Condoleezza Rice: ‘When you’re not credible about Syria, you’re not credible about North Korea’

Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice praised the Trump administration on Fox News’ “Hannity” Monday for its work with the Chinese government on confronting North Korea’s regime over its burgeoning nuclear weapons program. While discussing last month’s Mar-a-Lago summit between Trump and Chinese leader Xi Jinping, Rice said the administration “impressed upon the Chinese that

Yates takes heat over refusal to defend Trump travel ban

Former acting Attorney General Sally Yates took heat from Senate Republicans Monday as she stood by her decision not to defend President Trump’s executive order restricting travel from certain countries – with one Republican asking: “Who appointed you to the United States Supreme Court?” Yates spoke at a Senate Judiciary subcommittee hearing, and defended her