It was a year ago, when he first attended the annual session of the General Assembly at the United Nations, and made it crystal clear: Only the United States matters to him.
President Donald Trump attacked Steve Bannon, his chief strategist up until August of last year, after a book on the White House discussed a meeting of Trump's closest aides with Russian officials in 2016. Trump said that Bannon lost his mind after he lost his job because Bannon said that Trump's son’s meeting with [Read more]
“I am doing my best for you” is the impression Trump gives to his domestic supporters, not the world. That is his style of diplomacy.
Is there any method to his madness, or is Trump completely disconnected, changing mood, opinion and strategy as often as the weather changes in London?
Donald Trump, whose words fail to impress, has encouraged Japan and Korea to obtain nuclear weapons, not only making critics skeptical about his diplomatic ability to earn an endorsement, but also exposing the obsolete national security ideology in his head. If this man becomes president of the United States, [Read more]
A visit to this very understated memorial does not resolve the issue of the bomb.
Unfortunately, there was no such explicit apology for the peoples of Asia, who suffered far worse under invasions and colonial rule.
The U.S. was filled with happiness in April 2009, three months after Obama became president. The captain of a cargo ship in waters off the coast of Somalia in eastern Africa had been safely rescued after being attacked and held hostage by pirates.
Navy Seal snipers reportedly shot and killed three pirates who had [Read more]