Given the complexity and intensity of the existing U.S.-Israel alliance, it seems unlikely that a pact of this nature would alter the dynamic tremendously. It may, however, alter the behavior of Israel’s neighbors.The Federalist
by WorldTribune Staff, September 6, 2019 As the United States ramped up its “maximum pressure” campaign against Iran via energy sector sanctions, Russia said it was considering offering a $10 billion lifeline to Teheran’s vital oil industry. The U.S. Treasury Department on Sept. 4 announced sanctions on 25 Iranian entities and 11 vessels while offering a $15 million reward for “actionable” information on the Islamic Republic’s “oil-for-terror” network. [caption...World Tribune: Window on the Real World
Lauren Bruner was second to last crewman to escape the battleship before it was sunk in the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941. Only three crewmen now remain alive.Mail Online
An American spy forced to flee Russia after President Trump spilled key classified information was reportedly a key mole inside the Kremlin whose departure marked a major setback for intelligence efforts. The ouster of the CIA operative was dismissed Tuesday as “pulp fiction” by President Vladimirwww.nydailynews.com
The U.S. military is likely to accelerate the pace of its operations in Afghanistan to counter an increase in Taliban attacks, a senior U.S. general said on Monday following Washington's suspension of peace talks with the insurgents.U.S.
BAGRAM AIRFIELD (Reuters) - The U.S. military is likely to accelerate the pace of its operations in Afghanistan to counter an increase in Taliban attacks, a senior U.S. general said on Monday following Washington's suspension of peace talks with the insurgents. The post U.S. General: U.S. Military Likely to Ramp Up Operations Against Taliban appeared first on Washington Free Beacon.Washington Free Beacon
The Facebook-led Libra cryptocurrency project must meet the highest standards for combating money laundering and terrorism financing if it is to get off the ground, a senior U.S. Treasury official said on Tuesday.U.S.