Iran’s Top Security Official Says Killing Soleimani is US ‘Biggest Gift’ to Terrorism in Region

The secretary of Iran’s Supreme National Security Council (SNSC), Rear Admiral Ali Shamkhani, said on Saturday that the assassination of General Qasem Soleimani by US forces was Washington’s “biggest gift” to terrorism in the region, according to Press TV. … Read More >Iran’s Top Security Official Says Killing Soleimani is US ‘Biggest Gift’ to Terrorism in Region

North Korea says no need for talks with US as they’re nothing more than ‘shallow trick’ to make Trump look good

North Korea does not need to engage in talks with the United States, as a meeting would be nothing more than a “tool for grappling” with Washington’s “political crisis,” a senior Pyongyang diplomat said. … Read More >North Korea says no need for talks with US as they’re nothing more than ‘shallow trick’ to make Trump look good

Career CIA officer made ‘the right call’ by not briefing Trump on ‘Russian bounties’ – NSA O’Brien

A career CIA officer decided not to brief President Donald Trump about intelligence speculation that Russia was paying bounties for the deaths of US troops in Afghanistan, National Security Advisor Robert O’Brien has revealed. … Read More >Career CIA officer made ‘the right call’ by not briefing Trump on ‘Russian bounties’ – NSA O’Brien

Iranian Pundit Reveals What May ‘Be Legal Basis’ for Prosecuting Trump Over Soleimani’s Killing

On Monday, an Interpol spokesperson cited the organisation’s rules and said that they would not consider any Iranian request for US President Trump’s arrest in connection with the 3 January killing of top Iranian general Qasem Soleimani. … Read More >Iranian Pundit Reveals What May ‘Be Legal Basis’ for Prosecuting Trump Over Soleimani’s Killing

S. Korea’s President Reportedly Says Trump-Kim Summit Is Needed Before US November Election

South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Tuesday said that US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un should hold a fourth one-on-one summit prior to the US presidential election in November, Reuters reported on Wednesday, citing an unnamed Seoul official. … Read More >S. Korea’s President Reportedly Says Trump-Kim Summit Is Needed Before US November Election

‘Blood on their hands’: Congressman slams NY Times for blowing up ongoing probe in Afghanistan with bogus ‘Russia bounty’ story

The New York Times story accusing Russia of offering bounties for killing US troops in Afghanistan relied on unconfirmed intelligence from an ongoing investigation, which is now impossible to finish, a congressman has revealed. … Read More >‘Blood on their hands’: Congressman slams NY Times for blowing up ongoing probe in Afghanistan with bogus ‘Russia bounty’ story

‘Shameless’: Seoul denounces Japan’s objection to Trump’s plan to include South Korea in G7

Seoul has accused Japan of brazen behavior after Tokyo objected to Trump’s idea of inviting South Korea into the G7 as a standing member. The proposal may weaken Japan’s political clout within the group, Japanese media claims. … Read More >‘Shameless’: Seoul denounces Japan’s objection to Trump’s plan to include South Korea in G7

Interpol says it can’t act on Iran’s request to arrest Trump for ordering the killing of General Soleimani

Interpol’s own rules would not allow it to act on an Iranian request to arrest US President Donald Trump for the murder of Qassem Soleimani, the international police cooperation body said. … Read More >Interpol says it can’t act on Iran’s request to arrest Trump for ordering the killing of General Soleimani