Trump defends abandoning the Kurds by saying they didn"t help the US in WWII

Jonathan Ernst/Reuters President Donald Trump on Wednesday continued to defend his decision to withdraw US troops from northeast Syria, abandoning Kurdish forces in the region, by saying.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 9th, 2019

Veterans who served alongside the Kurds say Trump set dangerous precedent by abandoning these allies

River Rainbow O'Mahoney Hagg President Donald Trump's decision to pull US troops out of northern Syria was met with an uproar from lawmakers, citizens, and veterans alike. Three veterans who served alongside the Kurds condemned the preside.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 14th, 2019

Republicans and former US officials rip into Trump for abandoning the Kurds in Syria

Reuters Presiden.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 7th, 2019

Tesla CEO Elon Musk defends his behavior on post-earnings conference call

Elon Musk, chief executive of Tesla Inc. , went on a Trump-esque Twitter rant Friday morning, defending his behavior on the post-earnings conference call in which he blew off questions from analysts that he didn't seem to like. "The 2 questioners I .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 4th, 2018

Harley-Davidson Defends Plans to Make Hogs Abroad

Harley-Davidson is pushing back against complaints from President Trump, workers and dealers who say the company is abandoning its U.S.-made bona fides by moving some production overseas to avoid retaliatory EU tariffs......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJun 27th, 2018

Trump Defends Don Jr.’s Meeting With Russians as ‘Totally Legal and Done all the Time’

"This was a meeting to get information on an opponent," he said. U.S. President Donald Trump repeated that didn't .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneAug 5th, 2018

"Good men and women don"t last long": Former top Navy SEAL who oversaw the Osama bin Laden raid criticizes Trump, defends ousted intelligence chief"s service

SSG Sean K. Harp for the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff/Flickr Former US Navy Adm. William McRaven, the Navy SEAL who oversaw the raid that took out al-Qaida leader Osama bin Laden in 2011, wrote an opinion column criticiz.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 21st, 2020

Trump defends firing Vindman

U.S. President Donald Trump Saturday defended the firing of impeachment witness Lieutenant Colonel Alexander Vindman, calling him "insubordinate." Fred Katayama reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersFeb 8th, 2020

Trump called out a viral picture of his tan line for being edited, but originals didn"t look too different

Instagram/thewhitehousephotos A photo of President Donald Trump went viral on Saturday, as users pointed out a stark tan line present between the border of his face and his hairli.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 8th, 2020

Arab League Formally Rejects Trump"s "Deal Of The Century" - Abbas Cuts Ties With US

Arab League Formally Rejects Trump's "Deal Of The Century" - Abbas Cuts Ties With US Well that didn't take long. Despite President Trump previously touting support from some Gulf Arab states like Bahrain and United Arab Emirates f.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 1st, 2020

Taylor Swift slams Tennessee Sen. Marsha Blackburn as "Trump in a wig" and says she"s "sad" she didn"t come out against Trump in 2016

Carlo Allegri/Reuters Taylor Swift laid into her home state senator, Republican Marsha Blackburn, calling the lawmaker "Trump in a wig" in her new Netfli.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 31st, 2020

20 people who Trump has personally known and then claimed he didn"t

Reuters Over the.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 28th, 2020

The United States" main allies are abandoning Trump after his "dangerous escalation" with Iran

Getty President Donald Trump'.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 24th, 2020

The United States" main allies are abandoning Trump as his threats to world leaders backfire

Getty Donald Trump's threats to its allies are backfiring as European leaders speak.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 17th, 2020

The Trump administration threatened 25% tariffs on European cars if Britain, Germany, and France didn"t play ball on Iran

Reuters/Kevin Lamarqu.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 16th, 2020

Trump Secretly Threatened Europe With Auto Tariffs If It Didn"t Declare Iran In Breach Of Nuclear Deal

Trump Secretly Threatened Europe With Auto Tariffs If It Didn't Declare Iran In Breach Of Nuclear Deal A bombshell revelation from The Washington Post a day after France, Br.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 15th, 2020

Esper Contradicts Trump: "Didn"t See" Specific Evidence Of Iran Plot To Attack 4 Embassies

Esper Contradicts Trump: "Didn"t See" Specific Evidence Of Iran Plot To Attack 4 Embassies.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 12th, 2020

The UK is abandoning its alliance with Trump as the United States "withdraws from its leadership around the world"

Getty The UK threatens to tear up its defence alliance with the US after Trump's Iran crisis triggers a rupture between the two countries. UK Defence Secretary Ben Wallace.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 12th, 2020

Trump misleadingly accused the Obama administration of paying for at least 20 Iranian missiles fired at US-occupied bases in Iraq

President Donald Trump didn't miss an opportunity to take a shot at Democrats in his Wednesday address to the nation following Iran's missile strike on US-occupied bases.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 8th, 2020

Facebook exec Andrew Bosworth warns fellow employees against using their power to stop Trump"s re-election (FB)

gigaom / YouTube Facebook executive Andrew Bosworth has warned employees against trying to use the social network to prevent Trump's re-election. In an internal memo leaked to The New York Times, Bosworth said he "desperately" didn't want Trump to win i.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 7th, 2020

Trump officials are bending over backward to say he didn"t threaten to commit a war crime after he repeatedly threatened to commit a war crime

Getty President Donald Trump announced on Twitter and to reporters that he would target and attack Iranian cultural sites if the country retaliated against the US for assassinating its top general, Qassem Soleimani. Deliberately targetin.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 7th, 2020