Trump’s U.N. Speech: 10 Important Moments

Trump’s U.N. Speech: 10 Important Moments

President Trump’s speech at the United Nations is being rightly praised, with some even saying it is his best speech as commander-in-chief so far. Unlike the 9/11 addresses where the Trump Administration omitted any reference to radical Islam, this speech punched at the Islamist ideology and was also a powerful, pro-American presentation to the world. There are 10 sections of special importance: 1.WE’RE BACK TO DISCUSSING ISLAMISM President Trump twice mentioned the ideology of Islamism in his address after his administration—in a clearly coordinated decision--omitted any mention of radical Islam in its 9/11 anniversary addresses. The shift is widely attributed…
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What the Crisis Means: North Korea, Nukes and Islamists

What the Crisis Means: North Korea, Nukes and Islamists

North Korea is officially a communist, Stalinist dictatorship, but that hasn’t stopped it from crossing the ideological divide to embrace Islamist regimes and, reportedly, even jihadist groups. The latest crisis between North Korea and the U.S. appears separate from the war with Islamism, but there are 10 ways it overlaps. The U.S. and allied intelligence services now believe North Korea has miniaturized its nuclear warheads to fit onto its intercontinental ballistic missiles and has the potentially up to 60 nuclear weapons. This was seen as an undeclared “red line” and prompted President Trump to threaten to bring “fire and fury…
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