Kurt Volker, US special envoy to Ukraine, has resigned one day after the release of a whistleblower report alleging a coverup by the White House of a call between President Donald Trump and Ukraine’s President, three sources familiar with the matter confirmed to CNN. … [Read more...] about Kurt Volker, Trump’s envoy to Ukraine, resigns
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Trump has taken a hardline stance against Iran from the very beginning of his term — and even before that, despite international resistance. His son, Eric Trump, went so far as to claim the aforementioned 2015 deal with Iran was a primary motivator in his run for POTUS. Trump himself called pulling out of that deal a “number one priority.” … [Read more...] about Iran Calls for ‘World Without Nuclear Weapons’ at U.N.