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Report: President Trump asked senior leaders about military options to strike Iran

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President Donald Trump asked advisors in the past week if he had military action options against Iran following recent reports of the country’s significant increase in its nuclear stockpile, according to reporting by The New York Times. But, according to at least four current and former U.S. officials, the Times reported that senior officials warned […]

How the president could invoke martial law

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Throughout 2020, America has faced a global pandemic, civil unrest after the death of George Floyd and a contentious election. As a result, an influx of fear about the possibility of the invocation of martial law or unchecked military intervention is circulating around the internet among scholars and civilians alike. “The fear is certainly understandable, […]

How the president could invoke martial law

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Throughout 2020, America has faced a global pandemic, civil unrest after the death of George Floyd and a contentious election. As a result, an influx of fear about the possibility of the invocation of martial law or unchecked military intervention is circulating around the internet among scholars and civilians alike. “The fear is certainly understandable, […]

How the president could invoke martial law

how-the-president-could-invoke-martial-law

Throughout 2020, America has faced a global pandemic, civil unrest after the death of George Floyd and a contentious election. As a result, an influx of fear about the possibility of the invocation of martial law or unchecked military intervention is circulating around the internet among scholars and civilians alike. “The fear is certainly understandable, […]

How the president could invoke martial law

how-the-president-could-invoke-martial-law

Throughout 2020, America has faced a global pandemic, civil unrest after the death of George Floyd and a contentious election. As a result, an influx of fear about the possibility of the invocation of martial law or unchecked military intervention is circulating around the internet among scholars and civilians alike. “The fear is certainly understandable, […]

President Trump to spend ‘a few days’ at Walter Reed military hospital after testing positive for COVID

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President Donald Trump will spend a “few days” at a military hospital after contracting COVID-19, the White House said Friday. Trump left the White House by military helicopter for Walter Reed National Military Medical Center Friday afternoon. A White House official said the visit was precautionary and that Trump would work from the hospital’s presidential […]

President Trump and first lady test positive for COVID-19

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WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump said Friday that he and first lady Melania Trump have tested positive for the coronavirus, just a month before the presidential election and after having spent much of the last year largely downplaying the threat of the virus. Trump’s positive test came just hours after he confirmed that senior aide […]

Iran’s president calls Iraqi premier’s visit ‘turning point’

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TEHRAN, Iran — Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani called a visit Tuesday by the new prime minister of Iraq, where the U.S. military has a presence, “a turning point” in the countries’ relations and vowed to continue supporting the neighboring Arab nation. Mustafa al-Kadhimi arrived in Tehran on his first official visit abroad since taking office […]

A U-turn, an angry president and a fateful walk to a church

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WASHINGTON — Defense Secretary Mark Esper was three blocks from the FBI’s Washington field office. He had planned to confer there at a security command center, but plans changed with an unexpected call to divert immediately. Go the White House. President Donald Trump wanted a briefing from him and Gen. Mark Milley, chairman of the […]

Afghan president and rival announce power-sharing agreement

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KABUL, Afghanistan — Afghan President Ashraf Ghani and political rival Abdullah Abdullah signed a power-sharing agreement, two months after both declared themselves the winner of last September’s presidential election, Ghani’s spokesman said Sunday. The political deal would see Ghani remain president of the war-torn nation, tweeted his spokesman Sediq Sediqqi. The deal also calls for […]