November 19, 2017 | In times of universal deceit, telling the truth is a revolutionary act.
Wednesday, November 22, 2017
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Unrest in Middle Eastern countries is being fed by long-simmering tensions and has left the region in a "dark territory" with an uncertain outcome, U.S. Defense Secretary Robert Gates said in a Washington Post interview published...
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Congressional Republicans looking to hold down federal spending are considering a transportation budget blueprint that would, at a minimum, be less than half the size of the plan advanced by the White House. Read the...
SAN SALVADOR (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama expressed confidence on Tuesday the United States will be able to transfer control of the Libyan military operation to an international coalition in a matter of days. Read the full...
SAN SALVADOR (Reuters) - President Barack Obama will cut short his trip to Latin America, leaving El Salvador on Wednesday about two hours earlier than planned, the White House said. Read the full story.
MOSCOW (Reuters) - The United States and Russia clashed over Libya Tuesday, with Moscow advocating a ceasefire and U.S. defense chief Robert Gates saying some Russians had swallowed Muammar Gaddafi's "lies" about civilian deaths. Read the full story.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Al Qaeda has not so far taken advantage of the upheavals in the Middle East but the militant Islamic group may do so if the U.S.-led campaign in Libya does not end quickly, U.S. intelligence agencies...
ABOARD AIR FORCE ONE (Reuters) - NATO should have a key role in enforcing a no-fly zone over Libya, the White House said Tuesday after President Barack Obama consulted his French and British counterparts on the issue. Read...
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Defense Secretary Robert Gates said on Tuesday he was concerned about instability in Yemen and its impact on the fight against terrorism but declined to say whether Yemen's leader should step down immediately. Read the...
MOSCOW (Reuters) - The Pentagon is monitoring radiation from Japan's crippled nuclear reactors, U.S. Defense Secretary Robert Gates said on Tuesday when asked about the possibility of bringing home U.S. troops stationed there. Read the full story.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States insisted on Tuesday it will hand control of Libyan military operations to its allies within days despite rows over NATO's leadership role in the air campaign against Muammar Gaddafi's forces. Read the...