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The Wall Street Journal: Trump may ask Putin to help reduce Iran’s presence in Syria

President Donald Trump is expected to seek Moscow’s help in scaling back Iran’s military presence in Syria when he meets in Helsinki with Russian President Vladimir Putin on July 16 for a summit, say European diplomats......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 28th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Trump threatens to ‘devastate Turkey economically if they hit Kurds’

President Donald Trump vowed on Sunday to devastate Turkey’s economy if it targets Kurdish populations in northern Syria as the U.S. withdraws its forces, and called for a 20-mile safe zone between the Turkish border and U.S.-allied fighters......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 13th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Democrats vow to investigate content of Trump’s meeting with Putin

House Democrats said they would explore allegations President Trump has sought to limit documentation of his meetings with Russian President Vladimir Putin......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 13th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Pompeo casts Iran as Trump’s top Mideast concern and touts U.S. role

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo used a speech in Cairo to rally the Arab world against Iran, casting the Islamic Republic as the Trump administration’s top concern in the region at a pivotal moment in U.S.-Mideast relations......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 10th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Iran confirms it arrested U.S. Navy veteran on undisclosed charges

Iran said it has arrested a U.S. Navy veteran on charges it didn’t disclose, a move that threatens to further strain relations between Washington and Tehran after the Trump administration reimposed sanctions last year on the Islamic Republic......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 9th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Graham says Trump is rethinking quick U.S. pullout from Syria

President Donald Trump is re-evaluating a rapid pullout of U.S. troops from Syria, an influential Republican senator said Sunday, signaling White House concerns that a withdrawal could allow Islamic State militants to regain a foothold in the country......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 30th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Marines deployed overseas face uncertainty in wake of Trump orders on Syria and Afghanistan

Marine Corps commandant faces questions on the troop drawdowns. His answer: ‘I have no idea.’.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 24th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: About half of U.S. troops in Afghanistan to be withdrawn within weeks

A day after a contested decision to pull American military forces from Syria, officials said Thursday that President Donald Trump has ordered the start of a reduction of American forces in Afghanistan......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 20th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Trump administration may soon reduce troop levels in Afghanistan

The Trump administration is actively considering plans for a significant drawdown of American troops in Afghanistan that could begin in as soon as several weeks, multiple officials said, in the start of the conclusion of the 17-year U.S. war effort......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 20th, 2018

Trump: China to 'Reduce and Remove' Tariffs on American Cars - Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalTrump: China to 'Reduce and Remove' Tariffs on American CarsWall Street JournalSHANGHAI—China agreed to cut tariffs.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsDec 3rd, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Trump administration calls for more logging to reduce wildfire danger

The White House on Tuesday called on Congress to provide expanded authority to thin out the West’s tinder dry forests, in an attempt to help prevent the kind of cataclysmic wildfires that have ravaged California over the past two weeks......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 21st, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Trump to discuss Iran policies before U.N. Security Council

President Donald Trump will chair a United Nations Security Council debate about Iran during the world body’s annual gathering of international leaders later this month, U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley said......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 4th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: U.S. hints China could face sanctions over Iranian oil imports

The new U.S. special representative for Iran said Thursday the Trump administration is prepared to impose sanctions on all countries that buy oil from Iran after a deadline in November, including China, the top importer of Iranian crude......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 16th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Pompeo faces combative Foreign Relations panel unhappy with North Korea talks and Putin summit

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday defended the Trump administration’s foreign policy in front of a skeptical Foreign Relations Committee......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 25th, 2018

Even Trump-friendly news media found fault with Putin summit in Helsinki

Even President Trump's most ardent supporters in the media – The Wall Street Journal, Fox News and others – were critical of his comments and performance in Helsinki.    .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJul 17th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: U.S. to weigh waivers on Iran sanctions on ‘case-by-case basis’

The Trump administration will consider requests for waivers from economic sanctions against Iran on a “case-by-case” basis, a senior State Department official said Monday, a step back from threats to insist on zero imports by a Nov. 4 deadline......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 2nd, 2018

Trump Expected to Seek Putin"s Help to Curb Iran"s Military in Syria

President Donald Trump is expected to seek Moscow’s help in scaling back Iran’s military presence in Syria when he meets in Helsinki with Russian President Vladimir Putin on July 16 for a summit, say European diplomats......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJun 28th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Chinese, Russian leaders criticize U.S. trade policy, pledge support for Iran nuclear deal

China’s President Xi Jinping warned against unilateralism and trade protectionism as he, Russian President Vladimir Putin and Central Asian leaders used a regional meeting to criticize U.S. policy......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 10th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Putin asks Austrian leader to organize summit with Trump this summer

Russian President Vladimir Putin has asked Austria’s chancellor to organize a meeting with U.S. President Donald Trump in Vienna this summer and the White House is pondering the offer, a senior European official said.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 7th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Pompeo lays out Trump administration’s demands for new Iran deal

The Trump administration escalated its demands on Iran on Monday, putting Tehran on notice that any new nuclear deal would require it to stop enriching all uranium and halt its support for militant groups in the region......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 21st, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Iraq election result could push country closer to Trump or Iran

Saturday marks the first time Iraqis have voted since Islamic State took over a large swath of the country in 2014 that it ruled for nearly three years......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 12th, 2018