In appreciation: U.S. deterrence worldwide under President Donald Trump

In appreciation: U.S. deterrence worldwide under President Donald Trump

by WorldTribune Staff, March 4, 2022 John Ratcliffe and Cliff Sims, who were senior intelligence officials in the Trump administration, agreed with 62 percent of respondents in a Harvard-Harris poll who said Russia would not have invaded Ukraine if Donald Trump was still in the Oval Office. “Trump not only successfully deterred Russia from acting […]

Intelligence shaped Durham filing; U.S. agencies downplayed China’s interference in 2020 election

Intelligence shaped Durham filing; U.S. agencies downplayed China’s interference in 2020 election

FPI / February 16, 2022 Geostrategy-Direct Based on intelligence he has seen, former U.S. Director of National Intelligence John Ratcliffe said he expects more criminal indictments will result from special counsel John Durham’s investigation of Democrats’ attempts to falsely link Donald Trump to Russia. “I’ve been saying there’d be indictments before there were any, and […]

Former DNI Ratcliffe: ‘Joe Biden is the greatest national security threat we face’

Former DNI Ratcliffe: ‘Joe Biden is the greatest national security threat we face’

by WorldTribune Staff, September 14, 2021 Joe Biden’s disastrous handling of the U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan has “breathed new life” into the worldwide Islamic terrorist movement and U.S. intelligence officials will not know the damaging extent of Biden’s actions for “a long, long time to come,” former Director of National Intelligence John Ratcliffe said. In […]

Former DNI: First months of Biden have been ‘best of Vladimir Putin’s political life’

Former DNI: First months of Biden have been ‘best of Vladimir Putin’s political life’

by WorldTribune Staff, June 23, 2021 John Ratcliffe, Trump administration Director of National Intelligence, said that he “could make an argument that the first five months of the Biden administration have been the best of Vladimir Putin’s political life.” “Just from an economic standpoint, folks know that Vladimir Putin was 3-0 when it comes to […]

Exiting DNI Ratcliffe: Anti-Trump intel chiefs downplayed China’s 2020 election interference

Exiting DNI Ratcliffe: Anti-Trump intel chiefs downplayed China’s 2020 election interference

FPI / January 29, 2021 Geostrategy-Direct.com Trump administration Director of National Intelligence John Ratcliffe suggested U.S. intelligence agencies played partisan political games by downplaying China‘s role in interfering in the disputed Nov. 3 presidential election. An Intelligence Community (IC) assessment of China’s interference in the election could have triggered enforcement of President Donald Trump’s 2018 […]

Source: Spy chiefs ‘stonewalling’ DNI Ratcliffe on foreign interference in election

Source: Spy chiefs ‘stonewalling’ DNI Ratcliffe on foreign interference in election

by WorldTribune Staff, December 22, 2020 The Intelligence Community (IC) is “purposely stonewalling” assessments and reports on foreign interference in the 2020 election for political reasons, an intelligence source told The Epoch Times. Director of National Intelligence John Ratcliffe was notified by “career intelligence officials” on Dec. 16 that the IC was unable to meet […]

DNI Ratcliffe confirms foreign interference in 2020 election; Other intel agencies defy White House

DNI Ratcliffe confirms foreign interference in 2020 election; Other intel agencies defy White House

by WorldTribune Staff, December 17, 2020 Communist China interfered in the 2020 presidential election, Director of National Intelligence John Ratcliffe has confirmed, according to CBS News correspondent Catherine Herridge. However other U.S. intelligence agencies have defied President Donald Trump’s 2018 executive order by missing the Dec. 18 deadline that Ratcliffe honored. Related: Did Trump set […]

DNI: No, Adam Schiff, there was no Russian conspiracy behind Hunter Biden’s laptop

DNI: No, Adam Schiff, there was no Russian conspiracy behind Hunter Biden’s laptop

by WorldTribune Staff, October 19, 2020 There is no evidence to support Rep. Adam Schiff’s widely-publicized contention that the Hunter Biden laptop was somehow planted by the Kremlin, Director of National Intelligence John Ratcliffe said. “It’s funny that some of the people who complain the most about intelligence being politicized are the ones politicizing the […]

Declassified documents could prove Hillary committed a felony, analyst says

Declassified documents could prove Hillary committed a felony, analyst says

by WorldTribune Staff, October 7, 2020 Director of National Intelligence John Ratcliffe declassified documents revealing that then-CIA Director John Brennan briefed President Barack Obama in 2016 on Hillary Clinton’s “plan” to invent a scandal tying Donald Trump to Russia in order to distract from her private email server scandal. Fox News legal analyst Gregg Jarrett […]

Intel war: Trump worked at Walter Reed to declassify Spygate documents

Intel war: Trump worked at Walter Reed to declassify Spygate documents

by WorldTribune Staff, October 6, 2020 President Donald Trump  was not wasting time or energy during his stay at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center while recovering from coronavirus. Among other initiatives, he worked on declassifying documents related to the Russia investigation that the CIA may not want released. “This morning we’ve already had a […]