By Andrew Hammond*
South Korea will this week push ahead with its northern neighbor to prepare for Donald Trump’s proposed summit with Kim Jong-un — the first time a sitting US president will.. Eurasia Review
As Britain froze again over the weekend thanks to the mini Beast from the East, another chill wind blew across Europe from Russia.
Russian President Vladimir Putin was re-elected with more than 76.. City A.M.
According to a new report, President Donald Trump offered Gary Cohn,the position of CIA director before rescinding the offer. Cohn is the president's departing chief economic adviser. Politico reported.. Source: Wochit News -
On Monday the US warned that ISIS has begun reconstituting in some areas of Syria. This because a Turkish military offensive against a northern city has pulled the US' Kurdish allies away from the.. Source: Wochit News -
Steep commercial terms for China’s investment in infrastructure projects across Eurasia related to its Belt and Road initiative may give it control of key ports and other assets as recipients of.. Eurasia Review
· *President Donald Trump informally offered chief economic adviser Gary Cohn, who resigned in early March, the very different job of CIA director.*
· *Trump changed gears and instead.. Business Insider
WASHINGTON (AP) — Outgoing Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is meeting with CIA Director Mike Pompeo, the man President Donald Trump has chosen to replace him.A State Department official says that.. New Zealand Herald Also reported by •Seattle Times
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump's nominee for Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo, will meet with Rex Tillerson at the State Department on Monday before heading to the Capitol to start.. Reuters
The “Morning Joe” panel took considerable delight Monday analyzing President Trump’s Twitter outbursts from over the weekend. The team said that the president’s attacks levied at Robert Mueller.. The Wrap
WASHINGTON (AP) — When the ax fell on Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, his spokeswoman was half a world away, a distance he and his inner circle preferred and enforced.Yet it's Tillerson who's on.. New Zealand Herald
Trump is moving into a new and more dangerous phase.
Before, he was constrained by a few “adults” – Rex Tillerson, Gary Cohn, H.R. McMaster, and John Kelly – whom he appointed because he.. Eurasia Review
What a messy week that just passed by! Peter Baker’s heading in the New York Times sums up the mess: As White House’s Revolving Door Whirls, Chaos Is the Only Constant.
“In the never-ending.. Eurasia Review
In November of last year, the world witnessed the US put forward new rhetoric in its foreign policy toward Asia. US President Donald Trump, towards the end of his 12-day five nation Asia tour, departed.. Eurasia Review
The news in the energy markets is very intense indeed – although for an oil stock investor, nothing seems to matter much – but more on that later. First, the news. There was a turnover in the.. OilPrice.com
As expected -- if perhaps not expected quite that much -- "Saturday Night Live" went full retro for Bill Hader who returned to Studio 8H four years after his last host stint, and five years since his.. Newsday
Last week, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and former FBI director Andrew McCabe were fired. The former happened at the behest of Donald Trump and the latter came at the end of an independent.. Mashable
KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Ask some Africans what they think of President Donald Trump and they just shake their heads. That sense of indifference appears to have deepened after Trump fired his secretary.. New Zealand Herald
WASHINGTON (AP) — When the ax fell on Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, his spokeswoman was half a world away, a distance he and his inner circle preferred and enforced.Now, it's Tillerson who's on.. New Zealand Herald Also reported by •Seattle Times
The unceremonious sacking of Secretary of State Rex Tillerson via Twitter was the latest gut punch to the battered State Department. For hundreds of U.S. foreign service officers who had just spent.. L.A. Times