US National Security Adviser John Bolton in contact with Arab states to create regional force in Syria: Report

National Security Adviser John Bolton (R) and US President Donald Trump (file photo) John Bolton, US President Donald Trump’s new national security adviser, is spearheading a push to establish a coalition of Arab military forces in Syria to pave the way for an American withdrawal, according to reports. The White House is considering putting “a […]

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Israelis, Palestinians react differently to John Bolton appointment as US national security advisor

This file photo taken on February 24, 2017 shows former US Ambassador to the UN John Bolton speaking to the Conservative Political Action Conference at National Harbor, Maryland, the United States. (Photo by AFP) Israeli and Palestinian officials have expressed different reactions to US President Donald Trump’s decision to name hardliner John Bolton as his new national […]

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US President Donald Trump replaces McMaster with John Bolton as national security adviser

John Bolton, former US ambassador to the United Nations (Photo by Bloomberg) US President Donald Trump has announced he is replacing his national security adviser, H.R. McMaster, with John Bolton, the former US ambassador to the UN and a military intervention hawk. Trump announced the replacement on Thursday, making Bolton his third national security adviser […]

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US President Donald Trump can’t solve Israel-Palestine conflict: Former US Ambassador to the United Nations John Bolton

Former US Ambassador to the UN John Bolton (Photo by AFP) Former US Ambassador to the United Nations John Bolton says President Donald Trump will not be able to resolve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict simply because the two-state solution is no longer “viable.” “[Trump] is an optimistic man and can take a good shot at it, […]

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US must ‘make the Russians feel pain’: John Bolton

US Republican hawk John Bolton US Republican hawk John Bolton has described the sanctions against Russia announced by the Obama administration as an insufficient response for Moscow’s “attack on our constitutional system.” On Thursday, outgoing Democratic President Barack Obama announced a series of economic sanctions against Russia, as well as expulsion of 35 Russian diplomats, […]

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