Monthly Archives: June 2019

2019-06-30: News Headlines

teleSUR (2019-06-30). Nuclear Talks To Resume After Surprise Trump-Kim Meeting. telesurenglish.net U.S. President Donald Trump became the first sitting U.S. president to set foot in North Korea Sunday when he met its leader Kim Jong Un in the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) between the two Koreas, where the two presidents agreed on resuming stalled nuclear talks. | RELATED: | Chinese President Makes Historical Visit to North Korea | The meeting was initiated by a s…

Michael Welch (2019-06-30). Persian Peril: Brinkmanship in the Post-INF Treaty Era. globalresearch.ca "By sending this signal of massive retaliation, I think Iran may have stopped an American attack on Natanz (nuclear facility) in July, because the United States now knows that any attack against Iran cannot be contained. It will not be …

RT (2019-06-30). Trump invites 'great' friend Kim to White House after historic DMZ visit. rt.com After becoming the first sitting US president to set foot in North Korea, Donald Trump has extended an invitation to Kim Jong-un to visit the United States.

Staff (2019-06-29). Trump to Kim: Let's Meet at the DMZ. truthdig.com OSAKA, Japan—President Donald Trump issued a Twitter invitation Saturday to North Korea's Kim Jong Un to meet for a handshake at the demilitarized zone that separates the North and South, and expressed a willingness to cross the border for what would be a history-making photo opportunity. | The invitation, while long rumored in diplomatic circles, still came across as an impulsive display of showmanship by a president bent on obtaining a legacy-defining nuclear deal. North Korea responded by calling the offer a "very interesting su…

Stephen Lendman (2019-06-29). JCPOA Talks Fall Short, US Middle East Military Buildup. Bolton Seeks Partners for War on Iran. globalresearch.ca JCPOA nuclear deal Joint Commission members include Iran, Britain, China, France, Germany and Russia. | On Friday, talks in Vienna involving officials of these countries fell short, Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araghchi saying the following at their conclusion: | "It was …

teleSUR (2019-06-29). Iran: Talks With Remaining Nuclear Deal Signers Not Good Enough. telesurenglish.net Iran's deputy foreign minister says progress was made between the remaining signatories of the nation's nuclear deal in Vienna talks Friday, but not enough to meet the demands of the Islamic Republic. | RELATED: | Protests in New Dehli Against US 'Imperialism' and Sanctions | "It was a step forward, but it is still not enough and did not meet Iran's expectations," Abbas Araqchi told reporters Friday after almost four hours of talks with senior diplomats from Britain, China, France…

RT (2019-06-29). Kim 'receptive' to idea of meeting at DMZ during South Korea trip — Trump. rt.com Kim Jong-un has responded positively to an offer to meet at the border between South and North Korea, Donald Trump has claimed, contradicting reports that Pyongyang is still waiting for the US to extend an official invitation.

Nafeez Ahmed (2019-06-28). The End of Human Civlisation: War, Empire and Racism in the Anthropocene. mintpressnews.com For the first time in history, the future of the entire planet‚Ää—‚Ääfor generations if not millennia to come‚Ää—‚Ääis now being fundamentally determined by the activities of the human species.

Staff (2019-06-26). Headlines for June 26, 2019. democracynow.org DHS Moves 100 Children Back to Texas Border Patrol Station Deemed Unsafe and "Inhumane", House Passes Contentious $4.5 Billion Emergency Border Bill, "Defund Hate Campaign" Activists Call for Action on Migrant Deaths and Detention, Trump Threatens to "Obliterate" Iran as Bipartisan Reps Seek to Avoid Unauthorized Strikes, Robert Mueller to Testify Before House in July, Tiffany Cabán Leading Queens DA Race, U.S. and N. Korea in Talks for Third Summit, Pompeo Says U.S. Hoping for a Peace Deal and Ready to Pull Out Troops in Afghanistan, Spanish Supreme Court Ups Conviction of Men Who Raped and Filmed Teenager in 20…

2019-06-30: Social Media Postees

Trump invites 'great' friend Kim to White House after historic DMZ visit
rt.com | 2019-06-30
After becoming the first sitting US president to set foot in North Korea, Donald Trump has extended an invitation to Kim Jong-un to visit the United States. | …
rt.com/usa/463044-trump-invites-kim-us/

Nuclear Talks To Resume After Surprise Trump-Kim Meeting
telesurenglish.net | 2019-06-30
U.S. President Donald Trump became the first sitting U.S. president to set foot in North Korea Sunday when he met its leader Kim Jong Un in the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) between the two Koreas, where the two presidents agreed on resuming stalled nuclear talks. | RELATED: | Chinese President Makes Historical Visit to North Korea | The meeting was initiated by a s…
telesurenglish.net/news/Nuclear-Talks-To-Resume-After-Surprise-Trump-Kim-Meeting-20190630-0001.html

Persian Peril: Brinkmanship in the Post-INF Treaty Era
Michael Welch | globalresearch.ca | 2019-06-30
"By sending this signal of massive retaliation, I think Iran may have stopped an American attack on Natanz (nuclear facility) in July, because the United States now knows that any attack against Iran cannot be contained. It will not be …
globalresearch.ca/persian-peril-brinkmanship-in-the-post-inf-treaty-era/5682152

Kim 'receptive' to idea of meeting at DMZ during South Korea trip — Trump
rt.com | 2019-06-29
Kim Jong-un has responded positively to an offer to meet at the border between South and North Korea, Donald Trump has claimed, contradicting reports that Pyongyang is still waiting for the US to extend an official invitation. | …
rt.com/usa/462978-kim-trump-meeting-dmz-korea/

Trump to Kim: Let's Meet at the DMZ
Staff | truthdig.com | 2019-06-29
OSAKA, Japan–President Donald Trump issued a Twitter invitation Saturday to North Korea's Kim Jong Un to meet for a handshake at the demilitarized zone that separates the North and South, and expressed a willingness to cross the border for what would be a history-making photo opportunity. | The invitation, while long rumored in diplomatic circles, still came across as an impulsive display of showmanship by a president bent on obtaining a legacy-defining nuclear deal. North Korea responded by calling the offer a "very interesting su…
truthdig.com/articles/trump-to-kim-lets-meet-at-the-dmz/

Iran: Talks With Remaining Nuclear Deal Signers Not Good Enough
telesurenglish.net | 2019-06-29
Iran's deputy foreign minister says progress was made between the remaining signatories of the nation's nuclear deal in Vienna talks Friday, but not enough to meet the demands of the Islamic Republic. | RELATED: | Protests in New Dehli Against US 'Imperialism' and Sanctions | "It was a step forward, but it is still not enough and did not meet Iran's expectations," Abbas Araqchi told reporters Friday after almost four hours of talks with senior diplomats from Britain, China, France…
telesurenglish.net/news/Iran-Talks-With-Remaining-Nuclear-Deal-Signers-Not-Good-Enough-20190629-0008.html

JCPOA Talks Fall Short, US Middle East Military Buildup. Bolton Seeks Partners for War on Iran
Stephen Lendman | globalresearch.ca | 2019-06-29
JCPOA nuclear deal Joint Commission members include Iran, Britain, China, France, Germany and Russia. | On Friday, talks in Vienna involving officials of these countries fell short, Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araghchi saying the following at their conclusion: | "It was | …
globalresearch.ca/jcpoa-talks-fall-short-us-middle-east-military-buildup-bolton-seeks-partners-for-war-on-iran/5682110