Negotiating for funds was a waste of time – Trump

    US President Donald Trump stormed out of negotiations Wednesday on funding a US-Mexico border wall when Democratic opponents said they would not agree to the project. Image shows President Donald Trump inspecting border wall prototypes in San Diego, California on March 13, 2018. (AFP Photo/Mandel Ngan) “A total waste of time,” Trump tweeted … Continue reading Negotiating for funds was a waste of time – Trump

Declare Jerusalem as Israel’s capital and enjoy a bloodbath, Palestinian Authority warns Trump

Arab League Secretary-General Ahmed Aboul Gheit said on Saturday that any move by the United States to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital would derail the peace process and fuel extremism. Ahmed's threat came in response to a Friday report from Reuters which quoted a senior U.S. official as revealing that President Donald Trump will likely … Continue reading Declare Jerusalem as Israel’s capital and enjoy a bloodbath, Palestinian Authority warns Trump

Obama pushes US Congress to close Guantanamo prison

President Obama urged politicians yesterday to give his plan to close the US military prison at Guantanamo Bay a "fair hearing" and said he did not want to pass the issue to his successor when he leaves the White House next year. The Pentagon plan proposes 13 potential sites on US soil for the transfer … Continue reading Obama pushes US Congress to close Guantanamo prison