UK steps up pressure to release seized oil tanker

The UK government is stepping up pressure on to release a British oil tanker seized in the Strait of Hormuz, an incident that sent tension soaring in one of the world’s critical energy chokepoints. Read More »

ON THE R-UN Paranoid Kim Jong-un

The 36-year-old despot is reportedly terrified he will be assassinated while at the crunch summit with Donald Trump in Singapore, which is aimed at averting nuclear war. Read More »

Presidents and first ladies with huge age differences

he Tylers hold the title of the couple with the largest age gap in the White House. Julia, then 24, caused a stir after her wedding to the 50-year-old president as crowds of thousands flocked to see her as they traveled by train from New York to Washington, DC. Though their marriage lasted until John’s death, it got off to ... Read More »

Dubai leader’s wife Princess Haya dramatically leaves him and ‘takes £31million to start new life’

Princess Haya Al Hussein is said to be seeking a divorce after initially fleeing to Germany where she sought political asylum. Unconfirmed reports in Arab media suggest a German diplomat helped her ‘escape’ from Dubai leading to a potential diplomatic crisis between the two countries. Read More »

Meeting of Expediency Discernment Council

The Expediency Discernment Council of the System is an administrative assembly appointed by the Supreme Leader and was created upon the revision to the Constitution of the on 6 February 1988. Read More »

Trump formally kicks off his 2020 re-election

Political professionals are so focused on the micro-details of the 2020 elections that they miss the macro trends favoring President Trump as he kicks off his re-election campaign in Florida. They are looking at national and state polls when our “America First” president ought to be viewed in a global context. Read More »

Trump, Macron at the Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial

“They won back this ground for civilization,” President Trump said of the Allied troops who took part in the massive D-Day invasion 75 years ago today. Trump stood on a stage near Omaha Beach in northern France, alongside French President Emmanuel Macron and other world leaders who thanked U.S. veterans and their allies for preserving liberty. Read More »

Mette Frederiksen with election victory for anti-immigrant stance

Mette Frederiksen (born 19 November 1977) is a Danish Social Democrat politician. She has been a member of the Folketing, the parliament of Denmark, since 2001, and served in Helle Thorning-Schmidt’s government as Minister of Employment from 2011 to 2014, and as Minister of Justice from 2014 to 2015. On 28 June 2015, she succeeded Thorning-Schmidt as leader of the ... Read More »