U.S. military chiefs defend diplomacy in face of Trump cuts

/ Mar 24, 2017

U.S. military chiefs defend diplomacy in face of Trump cuts

President Donald Trump’s proposed gutting of the State Department budget and other “soft power” agencies could hamper long-term security goals and make the military’s job tougher, U.S. generals are warning. Trump wants to slash federal spending across an array of agencies and foreign aid ...

Iran's Rouhani to Trump: 'Not the time to build walls'

Jan 28, 2017

Iran's Rouhani to Trump: 'Not the time to build walls'

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani criticized his U.S. counterpart Donald Trump on Saturday, saying now was “not the time to build walls between nations.” “They have forgotten that the Berlin Wall collapsed many years ago. Even if there are walls between nations, they must be ...