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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

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: usatoday17 hr. 44 min. ago

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

The Wall Street Journal: Iranian forces fire rockets at Israeli targets in Golan

Iranian forces in Syria fired about 20 rockets at Israeli soldiers along the border in the Golan Heights, the Israeli military said, in what appeared to be the first instance of a direct attack by Iran against Israel from Syria......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 10th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Saudi Arabia pledges to support oil markets after Iran sanctions

Saudi Arabia pledges to help stabilize global oil markets in the wake of the Trump administration’s decision Tuesday to reinstate economic sanctions on Iran, a move that could eventually deprive world markets of a significant chunk of supply......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 9th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Macron would ‘bet’ Trump will withdraw from Iran nuclear deal

French President Emmanuel Macron said it was his “bet” that President Donald Trump would withdraw the U.S. from the Iran nuclear deal, a move that he said would lead to a period of heightened tensions with an outcome that was hard to predict......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 25th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Trump talks tough on Iran, pushes for more expansive deal

President Donald Trump leveled dire warnings at Iran and signaled an interest in an unspecified new deal to rein in Tehran, echoing a suggestion from French President Emmanuel Macron after the two leaders met Tuesday at the White House......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 24th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Trump wants Arab allies to send troops to Syria, to replace U.S. forces

The Trump administration is seeking to assemble an Arab force to replace the U.S. military contingent in Syria and help stabilize the northeastern part of the country after the defeat of Islamic State, U.S. officials said......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 17th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Trump administration wants Arab allies to send troops to Syria to replace U.S. forces

The Trump administration is seeking to assemble an Arab force to replace the U.S. military contingent in Syria and help stabilize the northeastern part of the country after the defeat of Islamic State, U.S. officials said......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 16th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Trump defends declaring ‘Mission Accomplished’ after Syria airstrikes

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Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 15th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Trump says U.S. and allies have launched military strikes in Syria

The decision to strike was aimed at cutting off the production and use of chemical weapons in the country, Trump said at the White House on Friday night......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 13th, 2018

Trump is reportedly pushing for "sweeping" strikes in Syria — but Mattis is pushing back

President Donald Trump's national security team, led by newly appointed national security adviser John Bolton, is in favor of a sweeping military strike on Syrian forces, according to a Wall Street Journal report. Secretary of Defense Jim Mat.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 13th, 2018

Trump seeking large strike in Syria but Mattis urges caution: WSJ

President Donald Trump is prodding military advisers to agree to a more sweeping strike in Syria than they consider prudent, The Wall Street Journal reported Friday. A White Hou.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 13th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: U.S. rallying support from allies for military strike on Syria

The Trump administrat.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 10th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Trump warns ‘big price... to pay’ by Assad and allies after suspected chemical attack in Syria

President Donald Trump warned on Sunday.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 9th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Trump warns ‘big price to pay’ after dozens killed in apparent chemical-weapons attack in Syria

Presiden.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 8th, 2018