The UN’s appeal to assist people in north-east Nigeria is too late to avert a disaster eight years in the making
JOHANNESBURG — The World Food Program is sounding the alarm over a severe funding shortfall in Nigeria that could endanger the lives of 4.7 million people affected by hunger in the nation’s volatile northeast. The U.N. agency has received just under […]
by T. Christian Miller, ProPublica During the campaign, President Donald Trump promised to build a wall across the southern border some 1,000 miles long. The number of miles the president currently has money for: seven. U.S. Customs and Border Protection […]
by Jeff Seldin, VOA News WASHINGTON — The new U.S. spy chief blasted the anti-secrecy group WikiLeaks in his first public comments, labeling it a hostile intelligence organization out to damage the United States as much as any terrorist organization. “It’s time […]
by Steve Herman, VOA News White House Bureau Chief WHITE HOUSE — North Korea’s military on Friday directly responded to U.S. President Donald Trump’s renewed threats to take “care of” Pyongyang’s nuclear threat amid expectations of a new nuclear test that could […]
As our institutions bend and buckle and approach the breaking point, the president bombs Syria and is hailed by an obeisant media. by Bill Moyers This post first appeared on BillMoyers.com. It’s been a week now since Donald Trump once […]
Exclusive: GCHQ is said to have alerted US agencies after becoming aware of contacts in 2015
It is pretty amazing how quickly the media and suck-up politicians can transform a mendacious, hypocritical, amateurish, ignorant, incoherent, bigoted buffoon who is way, way out of his depth into a man of courage, which is what they did to President Trump this past weekend. All it takes is some saber rattling and launching a few dozen missiles.
After less than three months in office, President Donald Trump has abruptly shifted his stance on an array of foreign policy issues from the U.S. relationship with Russia and China to the value of the NATO alliance.
by Steve Herman, VOA News WHITE HOUSE — U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday declared the North Atlantic Treaty Organization “no longer obsolete,” three months after he said the alliance had outlived its usefulness because it had not defended against terrorist attacks. […]