They are weapons that were virtually unheard of at the turn of the century. But they have quickly become some of the most powerful and secretive tools in the US government’s arsenal.
The meek may inherit the Earth. But rarely, if ever, will you find the meek holding the office of president. The inherent, overbearing nature of the presidents of Turkey and the US is fuelling a fresh conflict. One that will likely continue until Turkey capitulates.
While the US economy is boasting its strongest growth in years, China is faltering. The nation’s debt and government spending fuelled economic model is showing signs of cracking.
If you thought China was exerting undue influence in Australia, just imagine if Australia were placed only 180 kilometres off China’s mainland. That’s the situation faced by Taiwan…
The mainstream media loves to portray the US as a waning power. All empires crumble, as the saying goes. And the US is on its last legs. The latest US defence bill should put these doubts to rest.
Over the years they’ve provided motorcycles to the US military, outlaw biker gangs, and millions of weekend warriors across the globe. But now the iconic brand may have found its match in US President Donald Trump.
When you see a flock of birds in the park, you might think they’re more likely to leave a mess on the picnic table rather than clean it up. But that’s not what these French rooks are up to.
While US President Donald Trump appears able to shrug off the most provocative of tweets to foreign leaders, the Canadian government has found itself in hot water over its sensitive tweet to Saudi Arabia.
If the North Koreans were hoping the US would lift crippling economic sanctions before they verifiably dismantled their nuclear weapons programs, White House national security adviser John Bolton has thrown cold water on those delusions.
The next time you hear some armchair analyst suggest Australia should move away from its close ties with the US and cosy up to China, you might want to check with Disney’s big yellow bear. But you won’t find him in China.
There was no shortage of discontent among Iranians even before US President Donald Trump pulled out of the nuclear accord. Now, with new sanctions about to hit home, Iran’s currency, the rial, is in a tailspin. Its economy is going backwards. And its citizens are less than pleased with their leaders.
The United States has now asked the World Trade Organisation to let it impose sanctions on Indonesia after winning a trade dispute that it said cost US business up to $US350 million in 2017, a US filing published by the WTO shows.
The US’ message to North Korea under US President Donald Trump’s administration has been unambiguous. Dismantle your nuclear and missile programs. And verifiably get rid of any and all existing nuclear weapons. Until then, and not a day before, crippling…
Crippling US led sanctions remain in place on North Korea. And the White House has indicated that won’t change until Kim Jong-un follows through on his pledge to rid his nation of nuclear weapons.
The EU negotiators’ intentions appear clear. Make the divorce proceedings so onerous and time consuming, that eventually UK citizens will demand a second referendum.
The official said Macron has full trust in Michel Barnier, the European Union’s Brexit negotiator.
But the continued dialogue between the two leaders remains the world’s best chance at seeing peace on a nuclear-free Korean Peninsula.
US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer says Trump directed the increase from a previously proposed 10% duty because China has refused to meet US demands and has imposed retaliatory tariffs on US goods.
The nation’s already shaky economy is showing signs of splintering the already fractious government. And that’s even before renewed US sanctions kick in, intended to cut off all of Iran’s vital oil exports.
Going even further, the US would welcome North Korea into the world of normal international relations. To date, progress from North Korea has been slow.
Despite the undeniable odour of racism, South Africa’s ruling African National Congress will push ahead with plans to amend the constitution to allow for the taking of land without compensation.
The issue has come to the forefront in the US. A company’s plans to publish the blueprints for 3D printed guns has been hit with lawsuits from several states seeking to halt publication of designs.
And he doesn’t care whose feathers — inside or outside the US — he ruffles to achieve his goal of putting his nation first.
In the interim, his unorthodox negotiating style has rattled many traditional allies and foes alike. But that’s the point. First he gets his opponents on the ropes with outsized threats.
Twitter has now come under fire for allegedly doing the latter. Donald Trump has accused Twitter of restricting the visibility of prominent Republican politicians on its platform.
With the ongoing probe into Russian interference in the 2016 US election, Trump has delayed a proposed meeting with Vladimir Putin until 2019.
Since the start of US President Donald Trump’s trade ructions with nations across the world, The Australian Tribune has maintained that Trump is mostly testing the waters and probing for weaknesses.
Duterte has vowed to sustain the momentum of his bloody war on drugs, telling the nation in an annual address that the fight would be as ‘relentless and chilling’ as during his first two years in power.
Naysayers naively like to say that US President Donald Trump gave up too much in his historic meeting with North Korean Leader Kim Jong-un. But these same detractors have been left speechless over the latest economic news out of North Korea.
Rather than learn from their neighbour’s history, it appears Iran may now be bent on taking the same path. Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has cautioned US President Donald Trump about pursuing hostile policies against Tehran.