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William Barr criticizes Trump tweets about Roger Stone

William Barr criticizes Trump tweets about Roger Stone

Attorney General William Barr, in a stunning rebuke to his boss, said Thursday that President Donald Trump should stop tweeting about the Justice Department, complaining that the president’s comments “make it impossible for me to do my job.” The remarks in an ABC News interview¬†followed days of sharp criticism of Barr, Trump and the DOJ […]

US slaps new sanctions on Iran following strikes on US targets

US slaps new sanctions on Iran following strikes on US targets

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin announced new sanctions Friday on Iran’s metal exports and eight senior Iranian officials. The penalties came days after Iran fired missiles at U.S. targets in Iraq in retaliation for an American airstrike in Baghdad that killed Iran’s top military leader, Qasem Soleimani, last week. After […]