MUNICH (Reuters) - U.S. Republican senators plan to introduce legislation to impose further sanction on Iran, accusing it of violating U.N. Security Council resolutions by testing ballistic missiles and acting to "destabilize" the Middle East, a U.S. senator said Sunday.
“The White House abruptly dismissed a senior National Security Council aide on Friday after receiving reports that he had publicly laced into the president and his senior aides, including son-in-law Jared Kushner and daughter Ivanka Trump at an event hosted [...]
Meanwhile, Trump is still looking for his next national security adviser.
The White House fired a senior National Security Council aide after learning he openly bashed the President and several of his top advisers
Following the resignation of Michael Flynn, a senior aide to the National Security Council was reportedly dismissed yesterday because of critical words he had for President Trump and Steve Bannon.
Now is the winter of our discontent: The White House abruptly dismissed a senior National Security Council aide on Friday....The aide, Craig Deare, was serving as the NSC's senior director for Western Hemisphere Affairs. Earlier in the...Show More Summary
The move is part of an effort to implement United Nations Security Council sanctions aimed at stopping North Korea’s nuclear weapons and ballistic-missile program.
If you’re on Twitter, you should be following Colin Kahl’s feed. Not only was Colin the Deputy National Security Advisor under Obama—and therefore knows stuff—but he was also involved in the transition process, which gives him insights into the workings of this rather opaque and unusual White House. This morning—as I learned from Cheryl Rofer— he […]
Click here for reuse options! Donald Trump’s controversial executive order banning travel from seven Muslim-majority countries is being tightened up to get around legal and constitutional objections with minimal input from the National...Show More Summary
President Donald Trump on Friday was still searching for a new leader for the National Security Council — and, in true reality-show fashion, he's letting his Twitter followers in on the action. "General Keith Kellogg, who I have known...Show More Summary
Bloomberg: Tillerson Condemns North Korea Test as U.S. Policies Take Shape. U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson vowed that North Korea’s violations of United Nations Security Council resolutions will bring an “even stronger international response,” using a Group of 20 meeting in Germany to reiterate the U.S. Show More Summary
Michael Flynn’s abrupt resignation from the National Security Council has reignited a controversy that has followed Donald Trump since he was elected president, with scores of Democrats calling for a special investigation into the administration’s possible ties to the Kremlin. But with...
Reuters reports: The Trump administration has offered the job of White House national security adviser, vacated by former U.S. intelligence official Michael Flynn, to Vice Admiral Robert Harward, said two U.S. officials familiar with the matter on Wednesday. Show More Summary
President Trump “offered the job of national security advisor to retired Vice Adm. Robert Harward on Monday night, and was a bit surprised when Harward responded by saying he needed a couple of days to think it over,” Foreign Policy [...]
If, as expected, Harward accepts the job today, he is likely to bring in his own team, from deputy on down, with a focus on national security types with some experience under their belts.
ROME (Reuters) - The agenda of Syrian peace talks due to begin in Geneva next week will be line with a U.N. Security Council resolution aimed at ending the conflict and will not be changed, U.N. Syria envoy Staffan de Mistura said on Wednesday.
SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea's foreign ministry said on Wednesday it rejected a U.N. Security Council statement denouncing its latest missile launch test.
Click here for reuse options! Rand Paul needs to be heard to be believed. Michael Flynn's abrupt resignation from the National Security Council has reignited a controversy that has followed Donald Trump since he was elected president, with scores of Democrats calling for a special investigation into the administration's possible ties to the Kremlin. Show More Summary
The U.N. Security Council is urging key players in Guinea-Bissau to implement a road map to resolve the political crisis in the country that political leaders agreed to on Sept. … Click to Continue »
SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea's prime minister will preside over a national security council meeting on Wednesday morning to discuss the suspected murder of the North Korean leader's estranged half-brother in Malaysia, his office sa...