Moroccan terror cell plotted to bomb Barcelona cathedral 

As Spain reels about the terror attacks which killed 14 and injured over 100, the authorities may be relieved the terror cell were not successful in carrying out their desired plan. This was their plan:   PLOT Spanish police, still unearthing new information as the investigation unravels, believe an extensive plot to carry out a… Continue reading Moroccan terror cell plotted to bomb Barcelona cathedral 

Barcelona and Cambrils attack: What happened 

Spanish police have launched an extensive manhunt for the suspected driver of the van that mowed down civilians in Barcelona, killing 14 and injuring over 100. Contrary early reports, Driss Oukabir, a French national of Moroccan origin, is not suspected to be the driver of the van. Authorities released a picture of him after his… Continue reading Barcelona and Cambrils attack: What happened 

Bannon is right on Afghanistan: Why Trump should side with Bannon, not McMaster 

As the White House ponders options on how to proceed in the Afghanistan war, national security adviser Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster is at war with chief strategist Steve Bannon after he resisted plans to increase US troops presence in Afghanistan.  After more than a decade of war, President Trump would be wise to side with… Continue reading Bannon is right on Afghanistan: Why Trump should side with Bannon, not McMaster 

Trio jailed for plotting terror attack 

Three men who dubbed themselves the "Three Musketeers" have been convicted of plotting a terrorist attack in which they intended to use a pipe bomb and meat cleaver, marking another foiled plot as authorities scramble to prevent more attacks being carried out after three attacks were executed just this year.  Naweed Ali, 29, Khobaib Hussain,… Continue reading Trio jailed for plotting terror attack 

Anthony Scaramucci out after just 10 days in White House 

WASHINGTON — White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci is leaving his position after just 10 days in the job, marking the start of another shake-up in the West wing, which has been the scene of much carnage. The circumstances under which Mr. Scaramucci left are still unclear. The New York Times, citing sources inside the… Continue reading Anthony Scaramucci out after just 10 days in White House 

John Kelly sworn in as White House Chief of Staff

Former Secretary of Homeland Secruity Gen. John Kelly was sworn in as President Trump's Chief of Staff on Monday, signalling a new era in a turbulent White House that has struggled to enact Mr. Trump's legislative agenda. Mr. Kelly was annnounced as the new Chief of Staff on Friday by Mr. Trump after ousting Reince… Continue reading John Kelly sworn in as White House Chief of Staff

Donald Trump slams China for doing “NOTHING” on North Korea

WASHINGTON—President Donald Trump on Saturday expressed his frustration at what he described as China’s inaction on North Korea’s nuclear and ballistic-missile ambitions, warning China that his patience has run out.  “I am very disappointed in China. Our foolish past leaders have allowed them to make hundreds of billions of dollars a year in trade, yet… Continue reading Donald Trump slams China for doing “NOTHING” on North Korea