SI | STOP-Imperialism.com

Tag "Donald Trump"

Trump To Move US Troops from Syria to Iraq to “Watch” Iran, “Protect Israel”

    Trump To Move US Troops from Syria to Iraq to “Watch” Iran, “Protect Israel”

WASHINGTON — In a pre-Super Bowl interview on Sunday, President Donald Trump discussed his plan for a troop withdrawal from Syria, which, as it turns out, doesn’t involve many troops vacating the Middle East. Instead, Trump said the troops would mostly be “going to our base in Iraq.” CBS’s Margaret Brennan held a wide-ranging interview…

0 comment Read Full Article

Trump Explodes at CIA over Iran: “Naive and Passive,” “Go Back to School!”

    Trump Explodes at CIA over Iran: “Naive and Passive,” “Go Back to School!”

Ann Arbor (Informed Comment) – Our great leader has delivered himself of some weighty pronouncements about Iran, about which he knows not a single little thing, likely even where exactly it is. He called the US intelligence agencies “passive and naive” on Iran, said that Tehran had become less active since Trump violated the 2015…

0 comment Read Full Article

Roger Stone Arrest: Trump Associate and Dirty Trickster Indicted by Special Counsel

    Roger Stone Arrest: Trump Associate and Dirty Trickster Indicted by Special Counsel

LAUDERDALE, FLORIDA — In the early hours of Friday morning, the FBI arrested career ratfucker and one-time Trump campaign adviser Roger Stone. An indictment released by the special counsel’s office, which is investigating allegations of collusion between the Trump campaign and the Russian government, accuses Stone of committing several crimes, all of which occurred long…

0 comment Read Full Article

AG Nominee Barr Set Up “HIV Concentration Camp,” Supported President’s Unilateral War Powers

    AG Nominee Barr Set Up “HIV Concentration Camp,” Supported President’s Unilateral War Powers

WASHINGTON — William Barr — President Donald Trump’s nominee for the position of attorney general, the chief law enforcement post in the U.S. — is the subject of no shortage of controversy over his past as he testifies this week on Capitol Hill. But Democrats are hammering Barr over an unsolicited memo he wrote to…

0 comment Read Full Article

Donald Trump’s Mythical Terrorist Tide from Mexico

  Donald Trump’s Mythical Terrorist Tide from Mexico

President Donald Trump and his officials persist in promoting the discredited notion that terror suspects are pouring into the U.S. from Mexico by the thousands. Despite their portrayal of Mexico as a teeming portal for terrorists, the State Department issued a report in September finding “no credible evidence indicating that international terrorist groups have established…

0 comment Read Full Article

Iran Rejects Trump’s Claims That Tehran Sought Talks With the US as ‘False Dreams’

  Iran Rejects Trump’s Claims That Tehran Sought Talks With the US as ‘False Dreams’

Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi said on Monday that Trump’s “dreams have nothing to do with the existing realities” after the US president said Iran wanted to hold talks with the United States. “They (Iran) are not doing well. They want to talk [with US],” Trump told reporters at the White House on Sunday, claiming that…

0 comment Read Full Article

Iran Offers an Alternative to US Occupation in Afghanistan

  Iran Offers an Alternative to US Occupation in Afghanistan

The full-court press on Iran that President Donald Trump has put into play has not yet resulted in changes to Tehran’s regional strategy. Iran’s influence in Syria, Lebanon, Iraq, and Yemen is growing, and now Tehran intends to outplay Trump in Afghanistan. Admiral Ali Shamkhani, the secretary of Iran’s Supreme National Security Council (NSC), spoke in…

0 comment Read Full Article

Trump-Tweeted US Troop Withdrawal Plan Would Hand Off Northeastern Syria to Turks

  Trump-Tweeted US Troop Withdrawal Plan Would Hand Off Northeastern Syria to Turks

WASHINGTON — In what is being characterized by some as a “drastic reversal,” reports in both the Wall Street Journal and the Washington Post have claimed that the Trump administration is set to rapidly withdraw U.S. military forces from northeastern Syria, where the U.S. has occupied around 30 percent of Syrian territory since mid-2016. The…

0 comment Read Full Article

Trump Admits His Mideast Policy Guided by Israeli, not American, Interests

  Trump Admits His Mideast Policy Guided by Israeli, not American, Interests

WASHINGTON — In a recent interview with the Washington Post, U.S. President Donald Trump publicly stated that his administration’s Middle East policy – including the illegal U.S. military occupation of nearly a third of Syria, the administration’s adoption of aggressive Iranian sanctions, and Trump’s response to murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi —  is not…

0 comment Read Full Article

Trump’s Trade War with China May Have Paved the Way to a Post-G20 World

  Trump’s Trade War with China May Have Paved the Way to a Post-G20 World

The trade war launched by the Trump administration against China may not have been solved by a 2½-hour dinner between Chinese President Xi Jinping and Donald Trump at the G20 in Buenos Aires on Saturday. But it may have opened a path towards a drastic realignment. Way beyond the histrionics surrounding the “family pic” –…

0 comment Read Full Article