A Russian atomic energy corporation announced late Monday that it has formally begun construction on a new $10 billion nuclear plant in Iran amid global efforts by the Trump administration to crack down on the Islamic Republic’s nuclear endeavors.
Hillary Clinton is convinced that associates of Donald Trump helped Russia interfere in the 2016 presidential election, arguing in a new interview that she has “no doubt” Russian President Vladimir Putin wanted her to lose.
Two-time failed presidential candidate Hillary Clinton is standing behind her controversial “basket of deplorables” comment in her new book, What Happened.
“Why did we lose this war?” asked James Burnham of Vietnam in 1972. One reason, he wrote, was that “We failed—that is, our leadership failed—to comprehend this Indochina struggle as one campaign or sub-war in a global conflict. Since we did not set it within its global frame of reference, our leaders could neither develop a comprehensive strategy to win it nor make it comprehensible to the American people.”
Russian President Vladimir Putin could force additional U.S. diplomats to leave Russia after he previously closed two American facilities and expelled nearly half the diplomats.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said Friday that Russia is studying the United State’s decision to close Russia’s San Francisco consulate, as well as offices in New York City and Washington D.C., before Moscow will consider possible retaliation.
The State Department on Wednesday criticized Russian President Vladimir Putin for vacationing in a Russian-occupied Georgian region.