Officials and pundits across the region try to parse the president’s vow before the U.N. that the U.S., if provoked, will “totally destroy North Korea.”
It’s easy to get caught up in the deeply flawed character of Donald Trump, but we also need to concentrate on his policy failings.
The chief of staff to former Secretary of State Colin Powell says the U.S. government benefits from tensions with North Korea.
In this episode of “Scheer Intelligence,” Truthdig Editor in Chief Robert Scheer interviews Perry, who served under President Clinton. [Transcript added.]
Trump's terse written statement repeating that all options are being considered points to an administration cautiously seeking an effective policy.
Allowing Pyongyang to develop the capability to launch a nuclear attack on the US is "unimaginable," the top U military officer said Thursday.
An "alarming thing to lie about" is what one former NSA official calls the president's hyperbolic description of U.S. weaponry.
President Donald Trump threatened nuclear war this week, just six months into his presidency.
There is no justification for the new U.S. sanctions against Russia except the promise of plunder.