‘Time to rip off the Band-Aid’: Reports point to FBI spy in Trump campaign, MI5 involvement

‘Time to rip off the Band-Aid’: Reports point to FBI spy in Trump campaign, MI5 involvement

by WorldTribune Staff, May 15, 2018 The FBI appears to have successfully inserted a spy into the Trump campaign, reports say. “When the FBI talks about a source, they talk about someone who is an average citizen who uses their credentials, their job as a way of spying for the agency,” the Wall Street Journal’s […]

Report on Mueller’s own Russian conflict spotlights fate of forgotten American hostage in Iran

Report on Mueller’s own Russian conflict spotlights fate of forgotten American hostage in Iran

by WorldTribune Staff, May 15, 2018 A Russian oligarch who is now a witness in special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation spent millions of dollars in an attempt to rescue an American held hostage in Iran at the time Mueller was director of the FBI, a report said. Details of the FBI’s 2009 deal with Russian […]

The overlooked Iranian people and a broken deal’s billion dollar questions

The overlooked Iranian people and a broken deal’s billion dollar questions

Special to WorldTribune.com By John J. Metzler UNITED NATIONS — Just days after the global sigh of relief regarding the upcoming United States-North Korea Summit, world opinion swung back into bitter criticism over the Trump Administration’s announcement that it was scrapping America’s participation in the Iran Nuclear Deal, the penultimate diplomatic legacy of the Obama […]

Mahathir’s return in Malaysia promises significant change in ties with U.S., China

Mahathir’s return in Malaysia promises significant change in ties with U.S., China

Special to WorldTribune.com By GIS/Defense & Foreign Affairs, Kuala Lumpur. The return to office as Prime Minister of Malaysia of Dr Mahathir Mohamed, 92, on May 10, 2018, was expected to change the tone of affairs both within Malaysia as well as within the region. Significantly, it is not Dr Mahathir’s age which was at […]

Ex-CIA agent charged with spying for China

Ex-CIA agent charged with spying for China

by WorldTribune Staff, May 9, 2018 The U.S. Department of Justice on May 8 announced it indicted a former CIA agent on charges of spying for China. Jerry Chun Shing Lee was charged with one count of conspiracy to gather or deliver national defense information to aid a foreign government, and two counts of unlawfully […]

President Trump ‘nukes’ Iran deal: Full text

President Trump ‘nukes’ Iran deal: Full text

Special to WorldTribune , May 8, 2018 My fellow Americans, today I want to update the world on our efforts to prevent Iran from acquiring a nuclear weapon. The Iranian regime is the leading state sponsor of terror. It exports dangerous missiles, fuels conflicts across the Middle East, and supports terrorist proxies and militias, such […]

House report finds ‘tradecraft’ failures in Russia assessment by intelligence community

House report finds ‘tradecraft’ failures in Russia assessment by intelligence community

by WorldTribune Staff, May 3, 2018 The conclusion reached by U.S. intelligence agencies that Russian President Vladimir Putin interfered on behalf of Donald Trump in the 2016 presidential election is flawed, according to a majority report by the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence. The report said the CIA’s Putin-Trump analysis violated standards, resulting in […]

Trump campaign aide tells Senate Intelligence panel how its ‘collusion’ narrative ruined his life

Trump campaign aide tells Senate Intelligence panel how its ‘collusion’ narrative ruined his life

by WorldTribune Staff, May 2, 2018 A Trump campaign aide, in testimony about alleged Russia collusion, unloaded on members of the Senate Intelligence Committee on May 1, saying “you’re all in this together, you’re the swamp.” “Forget about all the death threats against my family. I want to know who cost us so much money, […]

He’s back: Author of Russia-Trump ‘dossier’ has same target, new funding

He’s back: Author of Russia-Trump ‘dossier’ has same target, new funding

by WorldTribune Staff, May 1, 2018 A Democrat-financed group has reportedly secured $50 million to hire former British intelligence officer Christopher Steele to continue his investigation of President Donald Trump and his alleged ties to Russia. The drama surrounding the “dossier” by Steele and its unconfirmed information continues 17 months after the election as does […]

How Israeli intelligence stole Iran’s nuke secrets; Pompeo impressed; The N. Korean angle

How Israeli intelligence stole Iran’s nuke secrets; Pompeo impressed; The N. Korean angle

by WorldTribune Staff, May 1, 2018 Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s address on April 30 in which he revealed thousands of top-secret files related to Iran’s nuclear weapons program was hailed as one of Israel’s “greatest achievements” in intelligence gathering. A new report details how Israel acquired some 110,000 files – 55,000 pages and 55,000 digital […]