After Bannon initially refused to answer questions about the matter, Devin Nunes, the committee’s Republican party chairman, authorised a subpoena during the meeting to press Bannon to respond.
Trump reversed decades of US policy on Wednesday with his announcement and instructions to begin the process of moving the embassy in Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.
Ivanka’s India Visit and US Delinking of LeT From Haqqani Group Are Examples of NDA’s Failed Diplomacy
India’s treatment of Ivanka Trump as an ex-officio head of state and the US senate’s pass to LeT are proof that we need strong grassroots lobbying to supplement our diplomatic efforts.
Top economic adviser Gary Cohn, whose relationship with Trump became tense earlier this year, has considered leaving once the Republican effort to overhaul the US tax system is completed in Congress.
Politico said other senior Trump aides had also used private email accounts, including former chief of staff Reince Priebus, former chief strategist Steve Bannon and economic adviser Gary Cohn.
The dispute between Lieutenant General H.R. McMaster and political strategist Stephen Bannon has reached destabilising levels of animosity.
Trump’s national security adviser H.R.McMaster had moved to replace Cohen-Watnick when concerns were raised in back in March.
Russia’s ambassador to the US, Sergei Kislyak – whose name has emerged multiple times in the investigation of Russian interference in the US elections – ended his tenure amidst intense scrutiny.
So far, President Trump’s son, campaign chairman Paul Manafort and son-in-law Jared Kusher are confirmed to have met with a Russian lawyer at Trump Tower.
The Russian-American lobbyist Rinat Akhmetshin was reportedly in attendance of the June 2016 meeting with Donald Trump Jr. and Jared Kushner.
At the Versailles court, a well-directed glance could decide a person’s fate. Imagine if Donald Trump were so subtle.
Reports in the ongoing probe show that his son-in-law tried to set up a secret back channel of communications with Moscow before Trump took office.
Donald Trumps’ son-in-law is being investigated because of his meetings in December and other possible interactions with the Russian ambassador and a banker from Moscow.
Trump is continuing to hear from his advisors on the pros and cons of the US remaining in the Paris Climate Change Agreement.
Despite the military and neoconservatives sharing hostility toward certain states, they don’t always see eye to eye, especially in terms of garnering multilateral support.
As Donald Trump tackles troubles at home, US interventionism is taking over policymaking. The president is now fully embraced by the national security and foreign policy establishment.
There are many obstacles for the US-China summit, such that the American side is simply not ready for a substantive negotiation. But there are also many areas of discussion, including North Korea, the One-China policy and trade.
The visit shows the far-reaching portfolio of Kushner, who is part of Trump’s innermost circle and has been given a wide range of domestic and foreign policy responsibilities
Testimony from Flynn could help shed light on the conversations he had with Russian ambassador to the US Sergei Kisylak last year.
She has been an increasingly influential adviser to the president and her husband, Jared Kushner, is a powerful Trump adviser.
Republican senators John McCain and Lindsey Graham, both influential foreign policy hawks, have questioned Devin Nunes’ actions.
Kushner has been a regular presence at his father-in-law’s side and was earlier cleared by the justice department to serve as a White House senior adviser.
On Monday, it emerged that executives of Russian state development bank Vnesheconombank (VEB) had talks with Kushner during a bank roadshow last year.
Jared Kushner’s appointment is a sign of politics changing in their favour.
Is there any modern precedent for this total lack of experience in the top echelons of the White House, including the National Security Council?
In a statement issued by Trump’s press secretary, Sean Spicer lowered expectations of an imminent move that could anger the Arab world.
The world is on edge as Donald Trump enters the White House.
A series of unpopular measures by the Mexican president has led to protests across the country with experts speculating a probable ‘Mexican Spring’
Jared Kushner, married to Trump’s daughter Ivanka, is taking the post after receiving legal counsel that doing so would not violate the anti-nepotism law.
In a conversation with the New York Times, the US president-elect appeared to have moderated his views on key issues, including prosecuting Hillary Clinton.
Donald Trump ran a free-wheeling campaign with a skeletal staff, which somehow worked for him, until now. Now it’s reality time, and the lack of planning and foresight is costing him dear.