May 14, 2019

Trump dismisses report administration reviewing plan to send 120K troops to Middle East amid Iran tensions

Mark Wilson/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump on Tuesday dismissed a New York Times report that the administration is reviewing a plan to send as many as 120,000 troops to the Middle East if Iran attacked U.S. forces as "fake news." But even as the president sought to brush off the report, he added that he would "send a hell of lot more" troops if he did have to respond to a military attack from Iran. "I think it's fake news, okay?” Trump said when questioned by ABC News’ ..
May 14, 2019

Putin tells Pompeo US and Russia can improve relations after Mueller report

State Department photo/ Public Domain(MOSCOW) -- U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Sochi as part of a renewed effort by the White House and Kremlin to improve relations following the publication of the Mueller report. Putin told Pompeo he hoped to restore relations and that the conclusion of the special counsel investigation into Russia's interference in the 2016 election meant that was possible. "Despite all the exotic work of Mr. Mueller&#039..
May 14, 2019

Prince Harry and Meghan’s son, Archie, meets his uncle and aunt, Prince William and Kate

Dominic Lipinski - WPA Pool/Getty Images(LONDON) -- Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor has met two more of his royal family members, Prince William and Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge. The son of Prince Harry and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, met his paternal aunt and uncle on Tuesday at Frogmore Cottage in Windsor. The visit took place after Archie's father, Prince Harry, returned from a day of official engagements in Oxford, according to ABC News royal contributor Victoria Murphy. Prince Wil..
May 14, 2019

Iran warns international community of ‘making crises’ after oil tanker ‘sabotage’ amid rising tensions

Ruskpp/iStock(LONDON) -- The head of Iran's National Security Foreign Policy Committee said the international community must be wary of "making crises" surrounding the "sabotage" of four commercial ships off the coast of the United Arab Emirates over the weekend, as tensions continue to rise between Iran and the United States. When asked about the attack on Monday, President Donald Trump fired a verbal warning to Iran, telling reporters, "We'll see what happens with Iran. If they do an..