Germany’s Foreign Minister said on Monday that U.S. President-elect Donald Trump’s comments that NATO was obsolete had aroused concern across the 28-member alliance.
Frank-Walter Steinmeier,.. Huffington Post
Sen. John McCain is to propose a military buildup that would add almost half a trillion dollars to the defense budget during the next five years. It would also exceed current limits on Pentagon.. Source: Wochit Headline News -
The US Senate has backed a waiver allowing General James Mattis to become the next Secretary of Defense. President-elect Donald Trump nominated him, despite Mattis not having notched up the seven years.. Source: Euronews English -
Donald Trump's nominee to run the CIA said in his confirmation hearing Thursday that Russian meddling in the election was an aggressive action taken by senior Russian leaders and "a robust American.. Source: Associated Press -
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British Politician Warns Trump ‘CIA Is Plotting Assassination’ – British politician George Galloway has warned Donald Trump the American deep state is engaged in a “soft.. Zero Hedge
Submitted by Michael Snyder via The Economic Collapse blog,
*January 20th cannot come soon enough.* Instead of stepping back and trying to ensure a smooth transition for Donald Trump, Barack Obama.. Zero Hedge
Rep. John Lewis (D-Ga.) has made it very clear that he is not a fan of President-elect Donald Trump ― so much so that he wouldn’t even invite Trump to visit Selma, Alabama, with him.
“I would.. Huffington Post
For years, Donald Trump was the lead promoter of the theory that Barack Obama was born in Kenya, not the United States, and was therefore not a legitimate president. That conspiracy was based on.. Huffington Post
We all know what money laundering is. When you need to hide the fact that the money in your possession comes by way of nefarious sources, you transfer it through legitimate sources and it appears clean.. Eurasia Review
Having learned previously both the identity of the former British intelligence officer who compiled the "Trump dossier", revealed by the WSJ earlier this week as former MI-6 staffer Christopher Steele,.. Zero Hedge
It's devastating, and potentially lethal, when Americans can't afford life-saving drugs because their elected representatives are in thrall to Big Pharma. It's disappointing when Democrats offer.. Huffington Post
Reflecting a change in strategy from "soft power" articulated by the outgoing Obama administration, Chairman of the powerful Senate Armed Services Committee, John McCain has made a pitch for "hard.. All India Radio
Submitted by Mike Shedlock via MishTalk.com,
The Financial Times reports Tillerson Gets Rough Ride from Russia Hawks on the Hill.
*The rough ride was from Senator John McCain, Senator Marco.. Zero Hedge
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Chuck Schumer came out against Jeff Session’s nomination, making us wonder just.. Huffington Post
Trump has appointed 'a cabinet of generals' to lead the US. Mike Segar/Reuters
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Should Latin Americans be concerned that Donald Trump has picked General.. Huffington Post
I and several thousand others are here early in McCormick Center, waiting for President Obama. We’re listening the warm-up act of Eddie Vedder and the Chicago Children’s Choir. They rocked the.. Huffington Post
The cold war is officially back.
The Senate Armed Services Committee is currently hearing the testimony of retired Marine General James Mattis, picked by Donald Trump to take over the Department of.. Zero Hedge