Vice President Mike Pence said the White House is choosing the best response to recent attacks on a Saudi oil-facility. While speaking at the Heritage Foundation in D.C. Tuesday, he said top security officials are currently assessing the evidence of Iran’s possible involvement with the attacks.
President Trump said the U.S. doesn’t need Middle Eastern oil. This comes as attacks on Saudi oil facilities shake the world market.
The Trump administration establishes a new office in Colombia to help combat the Maduro regime in Venezuela. One America’s Jacob Demille has details on the new initiative.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo expressed full support for Israel after its recent strikes against Iranian targets in Syria.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is calling on the United Nations to react to Iran’s attacks on its neighbors as well as maritime trade and international law. One America’s Kristian Rouz has more on those discussions.
The U.S. is expressing concern over an Iranian oil tanker that was set free after being detained off of the coast of Gibraltar. The oil tanker set its course for Greece late Sunday after being detained by the British for a month for its alleged plans to break EU sanctions against Syria.