He added that he believes Moscow is "quite pleased" by the disruption, as 16 months after Trump's inauguration, "our entire political system seems to continue to be almost paralyzed in many respects as a result of this dispute about what the Russians are doing." … [Read more...] about Brennan Speaking Out Over Trump’s ‘Abnormal, Abhorrent Behavior’
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The U.S. currently has a $375 billion trade deficit with China, and the Trump administration claims that new trade policies could work to even the score. The administration is looking to push through a $100 billion trade deficit reduction that China is expected to oppose. … [Read more...] about Trump Administration Official Blames China’s ‘Evil Practices’ for Trade War With U.S.
The text of the op-ed was pulled apart for clues: The writer is identified as an "administration official"; does that mean a person who works outside the White House? The references to Russia and the late Sen. John McCain — do they suggest someone working in national security? Does the writing style sound like someone who worked at a think tank? In a tweet, the Times used the pronoun "he" to refer to the writer; does that rule out all women? … [Read more...] about Searing Trump ‘Resistance’ Op-Ed Sets Off Wild Guessing Game on Author, Top Officials Deny Role
TEL AVIV – Israeli officials have hailed President Donald Trump’s reported plan to formally reject the Palestinian “right of return” for millions of Palestinians classified as refugees and their descendants to Israel, as well as his order to cut hundreds of millions of dollars in aid money to the UN agency for those refugees. Jerusalem Affairs Minister Ze’ev Elkin praised the Trump administration’s “justified decision,” saying it “finally speaks the truth to the Arab lie that has been marketed all over the world for decades.” … [Read more...] about Israeli Officials Hail Trump Move To Cut Aid To Palestinian Refugees
The move follows a decision taken in November last year, as a part of the bilingual litigation system requiring plaintiffs to translate court documents into English in all civil and commercial cases lodged in Abu Dhabi courts if the defendant does not speak Arabic. This will also require the Abu Dhabi Judicial Department (ADJD) to allow filling of interactive forms of statement of claims filed before courts in Hindi. … [Read more...] about Abu Dhabi Includes Hindi As Official Court Language Alongside Arabic And English