Former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley is urging President Trump to toughen up sanctions on Iran.
President Trump said the U.S. “will continue to work with our partners and allies to crush radical Islamic terrorists” amid the fall of the last ISIS stronghold in Syria. In a statement Saturday,the president said the U.S. along with it’s partners have liberated all ISIS-controlled territory in Syria and Iraq. He also warned young people who believe Islamic State propaganda online, they will be dead if they join the extremist group.
Outrage is mounting in the wake of Judge Jeanine Pirro’s suspension from Fox News. The human rights watchdog group Middle Eastern Women’s Coalition is voicing its anger with the news outlet. One America’s Neil W. McCabe sat down with the group’s spokeswoman and has this from Washington.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is continuing his diplomatic visit to the Middle East.
Kuwait’s foreign minister commended America’s role in creating a long-awaited peace proposal during Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s visit to the country.
Iranian officials are seeking a greater influence in Iraq to ramp up support for proxies across the Middle East and bypass U.S. sanctions. One America’s Kristian Rouz looks into the matter.
The U.S. is downgrading the status of its mission to Palestinians as the State Department shuts down the Jerusalem consulate. One America’s Kendra Sitton has more on how this may affect a Middle East peace plan.
Senior adviser Jared Kushner is embarking on a five country tour this week to present a much-anticipated U.S. peace proposal for the Middle East.