Trump’s threat to dump thousands of ISIS fighters into Europe could end up hurting its fiercest ally in Syria

President Donald Trump on Wednesday threatened to dump thousands of ISIS prisoners in Europe if the countries they originated from refused to take them back in.

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Danish ex-PM attacks Trump for comments on defense spending

A former Danish prime minister on Thursday lashed out at U.S. President Donald Trump for his tweet about military spending, saying defense willingness is not just about the amount of money spent.

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The U.S. is nearing a deal with the Taliban. But another major threat looms in Afghanistan: The Islamic State.

The official government line here is that the Islamic State has been defeated.

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Russia accuses U.S. of stoking tensions with missile test – TASS

Russia accused the United States on Tuesday of stoking military tensions by testing a ground-launched cruise missile, but said it would not be drawn into an arms race, TASS news agency reported.

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The U.S. Prepares to Substantially Reduce Forces in Afghanistan

With all the attention focused on the horrific shootings in Dayton, Ohio and El Paso Texas, missing from any substantive policy debate was President Donald Trump announcing that he has directed that the U.S. troop presence be reduced in Afghanistan by 2020.

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U.S. Sanctions Turn Iran’s Oil Industry Into Spy vs. Spy

They are not spies or jewel thieves but Iran’s oil traders, and they are suddenly in the cross hairs of international intrigue and espionage.

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