Sweden has a unique relationship with North Korea — and could play a major role when Trump meets with Kim Jong Un

Associated Press Sweden may be needed to help the US in the coming meeting between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. Sweden has had a long history of being a neutral country and has used that to help it gain diplomatic relations with North Korea. Sweden has helped the US with […]

Melania Trump hasn’t had a birthday present from Donald – because he says he's ‘too BUSY’

Melania Trump turned 48 today, but the First Lady – who is married to US President Donald Trump, 71, – may end up disappointed on her special day. Donald admitted this morning that he had not purchased a birthday present to mark his wife’s special day. Donald has a net worth of several billion. However, apparently […]

Mattis reportedly wanted Congress’ support before striking Syria — but Trump had other plans

Chris Kleponis-Pool/Getty Images US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis reportedly pushed President Donald Trump to get congressional approval before launching new military strikes on Syria. Mattis feared an escalated conflict with Russia, Syria’s ally. Trump shook off the suggestion and reportedly wanted a fast and dramatic action against the Syrian regime for a suspected chemical weapons […]

‘A little bit short of highest level’: Trump says he spoke with North Korea’s Kim almost ‘directly’

President Donald Trump says US-North Korean talks are being held at an “extremely” high level, one level short of the “highest,” and locations are now being considered for his historic meeting with the North Korean leader. Five locations are currently being considered for the upcoming US-North Korean leadership summit, Donald Trump told reporters at Mar-a-Lago […]

Trump administration to unveil new sales policy to make it easier for allies to buy arms – report

US President Donald Trump will roll out a new weapons sales policy which will make it easier for America’s allies to buy weapons from the country’s biggest arms manufacturers, a new report says. The administration is expected to provide a set of guidelines which will “speed up the approval of arms exports” to certain allies, […]

Trump wanted to bomb Russian & Iranian targets amid Syria strikes – report

President Donald Trump reportedly favored bombing Russian and Iranian targets in Syria, before Pentagon chief James Mattis talked the US leader out of it. Trump discussed three military options for Syria last week with his revamped national security team, led by Bush-era hawk John Bolton, the Wall Street Journal reported on Saturday, citing sources familiar […]

‘Be very careful:’ Comey was the first person to tell Trump about the Steele dossier before the inauguration — he couldn’t have been more nervous

BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images Donald Trump first learned about the allegations contained in the Steele dossier from then-FBI Director James Comey on January 6, 2017. He told Trump about the document after an intelligence briefing about Russia’s interference in the 2016 election at the Trump Tower. Comey described the experience as “really weird” and said Trump […]

James Comey: The 8 Biggest Trump Revelations from His First TV Interview

It was Sunday night’s most highly anticipated TV event — no, not The Walking Dead finale, but George Stephanopoulos’ sit-down with former Federal Bureau of Investigations director James Comey. VIDEOSThe Good Fight: To Help Impeach Trump, How Low Did the Firm Go? So what exactly did Comey say about POTUS? Keep reading for all the highlights… […]

What James Comey was thinking during his first awkward embrace with Trump

Pool/Andrew Harrer via Getty Images Former FBI Director James Comey described how uncomfortable he was in his first public encounter with President Donald Trump. Comey said he actively tried to blend in to the curtains in the White House’s Blue Room in a futile attempt to not be singled out for a photo with the […]

Macron claims he convinced Trump to stay in Syria “for the long term”

French President Emmanuel Macron has said he convinced his US counterpart that it was “necessary” to keep American troops in Syria. The White House has since reiterated that the troops will go home “as quickly as possible.” In a lengthy interview with French media on Sunday, Macron said he was the reason that US President […]