Comey memos: Trump said Michael Flynn had ‘serious judgment issues’

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian According to former FBI head, president complained about his first national security adviser, who was later fired The US president, Donald Trump, told former FBI director James Comey he had serious concerns about the judgment of his first national security Läs mer…

Rudy Giuliani joins Trump’s legal team to help end Russia investigation

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian The former mayor of New York says he sees his new job as negotiating an end to Robert Mueller’s special investigation Rudy Giuliani, the pugnacious former mayor of New York, has joined Donald Trump’s legal team with a specific task Läs mer…

Court deals blow to Trump’s offensive against sanctuary cities

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Panel of GOP-appointed judges uphold injunction blocking the justice department from cutting grants to cities and counties unless they cooperate with immigration enforcement Donald Trump’s offensive against so-called sanctuary cities was dealt a blow on Thursday when a US appeals Läs mer…

New York attorney general attempts to circumvent Trump pardon power

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Eric Schneiderman wants double jeopardy loophole closed Law unclear on whether pardoned individual can face state charges New York state law must be clarified to ensure anyone pardoned by President Donald Trump may still be charged with violations of state Läs mer…

MPs from UK, France and Germany urge US not to scrap Iran deal

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Joint statement published in Guardian calls for rethink before 12 May deadline set by Trump An open letter to the US Congress: don’t let Trump rip up the Iran deal More than 500 parliamentarians from France, Germany and the UK Läs mer…

Playboy model wins right to tell story of alleged Trump affair

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Karen McDougal says she began a relationship with future president in 2006 shortly after his wife, Melania, gave birth to their son, Barron The former Playboy model Karen McDougal has reached an agreement on Wednesday with tabloid publisher American Media Läs mer…

Trump: Mueller and Rosenstein are ‘still here’ – video

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Speaking to the media in Florida, Donald Trump passes up a chance to say whether he will fire special counsel Robert Mueller and deputy attorney general Rod Rosenstein. Trump says there’s been speculation that he would get rid of the Läs mer…

Trump says he will meet Kim soon but will leave summit if it isn’t ‘fruitful’

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian President says he is prepared to abandon plans Trump says he wants to get Mueller inquiry ‘over with’ Donald Trump has pledged to meet the North Korean dictator, Kim Jong-un, “in the coming weeks” but warned that he was prepared Läs mer…

The Guardian view on Donald Trump’s Korean diplomacy: progress without purpose | Editorial

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian The revelation of face-to-face talks between Kim Jong-un and Mike Pompeo shows that things are changing, but it doesn’t prove that Trump’s way is working One function of Donald Trump’s swagger is to give cover to his retreats. It is Läs mer…

Mike Pompeo’s secretary of state position uncertain amid opposition

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Senate foreign relations committee looks short of the votes for Pompeo, who was chosen by Trump to replace Rex Tillerson Donald Trump’s nomination of Mike Pompeo for secretary of state encountered significant headwinds on Wednesday, as the Senate foreign relations Läs mer…

James Comey not fired over Russia investigation, claims Trump

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Tweet contradicts interview given immediately after dismissal Trump had previously said Comey was fired over ‘this Russia thing’ Donald Trump said the former FBI director James Comey was not fired because of the Russia investigation in a tweet early on Läs mer…

If Trump strikes a deal with North Korea, I’ll be delighted. But don’t hold your breath | Jonathan Freedland

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Despite the clandestine meetings between Mike Pompeo and Kim Jong-un there are many potential pitfalls on the road to peace Is a North Korean breakthrough imminent? Is a region at war for more than 60 years about to make peace? Läs mer…

Trump accuses Stormy Daniels of ‘a total con job’ with artist’s sketch

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Drawing purports to show man who threatened porn star President makes rare comment about actor who claims affair Donald Trump has said a porn actor is pulling “a total con job” by promoting an artist’s sketch of a man she Läs mer…

North Korea: can Trump succeed where so many others have failed?

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian South Korea is talking about a peace treaty with Kim Jong-un but US president’s participation is a huge wild card On the same day that the White House confirmed that secretary of state nominee Mike Pompeo met the North Korean Läs mer…

Jacinda Ardern ‘infuriated’ by comparisons to Donald Trump

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Wall Street Journal compared the New Zealand prime minister to Justin Trudeau but said ‘she’s more like Trump on immigration’ New Zealand’s prime minister, Jacinda Ardern, has said she was “infuriated” and “very angry” by being compared to the US Läs mer…