Trump orders American troops to leave Somalia

The Pentagon said Friday (December 4) it is pulling most US troops out of Somalia on President Donald Trump’s orders, continuing a post-election push by Trump to shrink US involvement in counterterrorism missions abroad. Continue Reading

Scott Atlas resigns as special adviser to Trump

Dr Scott Atlas has resigned as special adviser to President Donald Trump, a White House official said on Monday, after a controversial four months during which he clashed repeatedly with other members of the coronavirus task force. Continue Reading

‘Will leave White House if Biden wins Electoral College vote’

US President Donald Trump said on Thursday he will leave the White House if the Electoral College votes for President-elect Joe Biden, the closest he has come to conceding the Nov. 3 election, even as he reiterated his unfounded claims of massive voter fraud. Continue Reading

Trump pardons former NSA Michael Flynn

US President Donald Trump has signed an executive order granting  pardon to his former national security advisor Michael Flynn, who had been charged  with making false statements to the FBI over possible collusion between the Trump  campaign and Russia during the 2016 Presidential polls. Continue Reading

EU for better ties with US under Biden

The European Union on Wednesday said it looked forward to better relations with the United States under the leadership of President-elect Joe Biden, and expressed hope the presidential transition will not be bumpy. Continue Reading

US polls: Trump claims victory, says he’ll move Supreme Court to dispute counting

US President Donald Trump, addressing a press conference at a little past 2 am on Wednesday local time, accused the Joe Biden campaign of election fraud, and said he would move the US Supreme Court. Continue Reading

Trump’s campaign website briefly hacked

US President Donald Trump’s campaign website was briefly hacked on Tuesday, just a week before the presidential elections. The spokesman for the Trump campaign, Tim Murtaugh, said in a statement that the website was defaced. Continue Reading