Trump Administration to Target North Korea With New Sanctions on Friday

Trump meets with local and state officials about improving school safety at the White House in Washington

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Trump administration plans to announce on Friday what is being billed as the largest package of sanctions yet against North Korea to increase pressure on Pyongyang for its nuclear and ballistic missile tests, a senior administration official said.

U.S. Overtures to Hezbollah Suggest Internal Trump Admin Battle

Supporters of the Lebanese Shiite movement Hezbollah attend a rally

A top Trump administration official this week said the United States see a role for the Iranian-backed terror organization Hezbollah in political discussions about the future of Lebanon, a decision that is raising concerns about internal divisions inside the Trump administration, according to recent statements and sources close to the administration who spoke to the Washington Free Beacon.

Iran Gloats Over ‘Madman’ Trump Saving Nuclear Deal, Waiving Sanctions

Donald Trump speaks about the Iran deal from the Diplomatic Reception room of the White House

Iranian leaders have been taking a victory lap in recent days after President Donald Trump caved to pressure from his top advisers and again waived key sanctions on Tehran in a bid to save the landmark nuclear agreement, according to regional reports and interviews with sources close to the White House.