Not so fast Donald war!Pelosi says Trump may try to ‘wriggle out’ of Russia sanctions

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - House of Representatives Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi expressed concern on Wednesday about Republican President Donald Trump's statement on the Russia sanctions law, saying it raises concerns about whether he intends to follow it. "President Trump's signing statement raises serious questions about whether his administration intends to follow the law, or whether he … Continue reading Not so fast Donald war!Pelosi says Trump may try to ‘wriggle out’ of Russia sanctions

GOVERNMENT FORCES TRUMP TO SIGN SANCTIONS BILL TRUMP CALLS NEW SANCTIONS BILL “significantly flawed”

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump on Wednesday called the Russia sanctions legislation he signed into law "significantly flawed" and urged Congress to not use the measure to hinder U.S. efforts to resolve the Ukraine conflict with its European allies. "While I favor tough measures to punish and deter aggressive and destabilizing behavior by Iran, … Continue reading GOVERNMENT FORCES TRUMP TO SIGN SANCTIONS BILL TRUMP CALLS NEW SANCTIONS BILL “significantly flawed”

Trump Saw A Disturbing Video, Then He Shut Down The CIA’s Covert Syria Program

ZeroHedge While we've carefully documented the dynamics in play behind Trump's decision to end the CIA's covert Syria program, as well as the corresponding fury this immediately unleashed among the usual hawkish DC policy wonks, new information on what specifically impacted the president's thinking has emerged. Thomas Joscelyn, a Middle East analyst for the Foundation for Defense of Democracies, explains … Continue reading Trump Saw A Disturbing Video, Then He Shut Down The CIA’s Covert Syria Program

Sen. Lindsey Graham wants to destroy North Korea.

LINDSEY GRAHAM: Forget the nukes, we should destroy North Korea itself Hawkish Graham warns of US ‘military option to destroy N. Korea,’ 1,000s will die ‘over there’ RT There is a military option for the US to destroy North Korea itself and stop “madman” Kim Jong-un, leading Republican Senator Lindsey Graham said, adding that if the war … Continue reading Sen. Lindsey Graham wants to destroy North Korea.

Pence makes trouble in the Baltic states Slams Russian ‘occupation’ on Georgia visit. Pence has stepped up his anti Russia rhetoric as well.

TBILISI, Georgia: US Vice President Mike Pence on Tuesday blasted Russia’s “occupation” of Georgian territory, as he pledged President Donald Trump will sign off on new sanctions against Moscow “soon.” Pence is currently on a tour of Eastern Europe aimed at reassuring US allies rattled over Russia’s 2014 annexation of Crimea and backing for a … Continue reading Pence makes trouble in the Baltic states Slams Russian ‘occupation’ on Georgia visit. Pence has stepped up his anti Russia rhetoric as well.

Pence demonstrates his power sideswipes Trump on Russia. VP Pence in Tbilisi says Trump will sign Russian Sanctions Law soon.

Trump Will Sign Russia Sanctions Law ‘Very Soon,’ Pence Says       By SEWELL CHAN   NYT AUG. 1, 2017 President Trump will “very soon” sign a law limiting his ability to lift sanctions against Russia, even though he has “concerns” about the measure, Vice President Mike Pence said on Tuesday. The announcement during a visit to … Continue reading Pence demonstrates his power sideswipes Trump on Russia. VP Pence in Tbilisi says Trump will sign Russian Sanctions Law soon.