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Posts Tagged: Donald Trump North Korea

June 18, 2018 7:14 am

Trump, Kim, and the ‘Good Citizen’

JNS.org - One of the many memorable scenes in The Lives of Others -- an exemplary German movie whose plot centers on the Stasi secret police...

June 15, 2018 1:17 pm

The Torah — and Trump’s Embrace of a Dictator

This week we witnessed momentous and unprecedented scenes in Singapore -- as the president of the United States sat down with the leader of North...

April 18, 2018 11:26 am

CIA Chief Pompeo Formed ‘Good Relationship’ With North Korea’s Kim, Says Trump

CIA director Mike Pompeo, US President Donald Trump's nominee to become the top US diplomat, visited North Korea last week and met leader Kim Jong-un...

March 15, 2018 11:09 am

Will Trump’s North Korea Efforts Help Iran?

JNS.org - It’s not clear what Donald Trump thinks he can accomplish when he meets with North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un in May. Trump's decision to...

November 16, 2017 12:21 pm

America’s North Korea Decision Hinges on Trump’s Success in Asia

Substantively, President Trump’s Asia trip made important progress against North Korea’s nuclear weapons and ballistic missile programs. For now, however, in this long counter-proliferation struggle,...

October 9, 2017 2:01 pm

Alan Dershowitz: Trump’s ‘Calm Before the Storm’ Is a Message to North Korea and Iran

Reporters continue scratching their heads about what President Donald Trump meant when he spoke of the “calm before the storm” on Thursday as he was hosting a dinner...

September 8, 2017 11:36 am

US Should Accept a Nuclear North Korea

Although President Trump is not responsible for the complete failure of the US to stop North Korea from becoming a nuclear power, his bellicose threats...

September 6, 2017 12:20 pm

The North Korean Threat: Rationality, Intentionality and Nuclear War

To best prepare for any impending nuclear crisis with North Korea, the US must approach the problem in a systematic and intellectually disciplined manner. This...

April 28, 2017 10:18 am

Trump: ‘Major, Major Conflict’ With North Korea Possible, But Diplomacy Preferable

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday a major conflict with North Korea is possible in the standoff over its nuclear and missile programs, but...

April 26, 2017 12:28 pm

Don’t Blame Washington for North Korea’s Actions

In 1984, George Orwell crafted an iconic Party directive: “Who controls the past controls the future; who controls the present controls the past.” If rewriting...

March 21, 2017 9:53 am

Trump Administration Considers Imposing Sanctions on North Korea, US Official Says

The Trump administration is considering sweeping sanctions aimed at cutting North Korea off from the global financial system as part of a broad review of...

February 15, 2017 3:57 pm

Netanyahu and Trump Must Confront Iran, Global Threats

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met today with President Donald Trump. While the two leaders had a full agenda to cover -- including international terrorism, the...


Yeshiva University Grad Writes Book to Help Children Understand Death

What should parents tell their children when a loved one dies? It’s a...

New England Patriots Star Shares Western Wall Photo With Jewish High Holidays Message

New England Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman posted pictures of himself in Israel, including...


A Look at the Candidates to Become Jerusalem’s Next Mayor

JNS.org - The late Jerusalem Mayor Teddy Kollek used to say that if one wanted to uproot and replant a tree...

Faith and Fasting: A Look at the Practice Ahead of Yom Kippur

JNS.org - Fasting is the most commonly known Yom Kippur ritual. According to a 2016 Pew survey, 40% of American...

A New Generation of Galvanized Young Jews Fight Antisemitism on Campus

JNS.org - IfNotNow (INN) has a plan. It’s determined, according to its website, to...


As US Sanctions Near, Europe Fails to Protect Iran Deal

At a meeting in Washington after Donald Trump pulled out of the Iran nuclear deal in May, a senior US official told European diplomats that their efforts to save the...


Blaming Israel for Downing Plane, Russia to Sell S-300 Air Defense System t...

Russia will sell Syria the advanced S-300 air defense system following the downing of a Russian plane that the Kremlin...

Middle East

Iran Revolutionary Guards Threaten to Avenge Military Parade Attack

Iran's Revolutionary Guards vowed on Sunday to wreak "deadly and unforgettable" vengeance for a shooting attack on a military parade that killed 25 people, including 12 of their comrades, and...