All posts by "Voice to America"

EXIT TURKEY: Trump pulls troops. . .Kurds: ‘back-stabbed’. . .Erdogan sends in the troops. . .Trump’s allies & enemies criticize, predict resurgence of ISIS. Hear from VTA’s Syrian, Turkish voices.

INSIDE THE WIRE: Police employee slaughters officers in Paris police station. . .Terror links. . .Red flags for years. . .How can an insider attack like this happen? VTA special ...

THE UKRAINE CALL: Impeachment proceedings begin after details released of Trump & Zelensky call. . .Smoking gun or ‘swamp’ politics? Hear from VTA’s Ukrainian voices.

‘ACT OF WAR’: Pentagon sends additional troops to Saudi Arabia. . .Pompeo visits Kingdom. . .Saudis again threaten response. Hear from VTA’s Iranian voices.

TIPPING POINT?: Saudi oil struck by drones. . .Iran-backed Houthis take credit. . .Oil prices jolted. . .Saudis promise to respond. Hear from VTA’s Iranian, Yemeni voices.

YOU’RE FIRED!: Trump cancels peace deal with Taliban. . .Claims Taliban were set to travel to D.C.. . .Art of The Deal or the extension of America’s Longest War? Hear ...

BOJO BLOCK: UK PM suspends parliament in attempt to exit. . .Opponents claim ‘coup’. . .Is Brexit finally happening? Hear from VTA’s British voices.

G7: Trump Meets With Leaders Of Richest Nations. . .Brexit Battle. . .BoJo Could Use Trump As Life Line. . .Iran Deal Used As Leverage? Hear From VTA’s Euro Voices.

PEACE? Trump pushes to end America’s longest war. . .Taliban poised to “win”. . .What would a peace deal look like? What would US legacy be? Hear from VTA’s voices ...

GAME ON: Trump invites Zarif to White House. . .Zarif rejects. . .Iran warns of N Korea scenario. . .Can Trump bring Iran to the table? Hear from VTA’s Iranian ...

SAME AS THE OLD BOSS? UK elects Boris Johnson as PM. . .Promises to deliver Brexit. . .What can Boris accomplish that May could not? Hear from VTA’s British voices.

PAYBACK: Iran seizes UK tanker. . .UK says tit-for-tat, demands release. . .Zarif travels to NYC and opens door to talks with US. Hear from VTA’s Iranian and British voices.

ICE: Trump orders raids on 10 cities. . .Is it smart to telegraph the raids? Will it deter illegal immigration? Hear from VTA’s Mexican voices.

ENRICH: Iran increases uranium production past ‘red line’. . .Obama deal officially scuttled. . .Iran still hoping Europe saves them from Trump. VTA special report.

DMZ MEET: Trump invites Kim to shake hands. . .Is N Korea any closer to denuclearization? VTA special report.

CALL OF THE WAR: Trump reverses orders for a strike on Iran. . .Strategy or truth? What would a military strike mean to Iran? Hear from VTA’s Iranian voices.

TANKER WARS: US blames Iran, Iran denies. . .6 tankers attacked in last month. . .Who is responsible? How will it impact the US-Iran political crisis? Hear from VTA’s Iranian ...

DEAL OR FAKE DEAL?: Trump & Mexico avoid tariff war. . .Mexico to send National Guard to border. . .Dems, Mexican pols claim deal points made months ago. Did Trump ...

BORDER WAR: Immigration crisis now a trade war. . .Will Trump’s plan work? Hear from VTA’s Mexican voices.

CHINA PRESSURE: Trump visits Japan. . .More pressure on China trade wars. . .How will China respond? VTA special report.

GATHERING STORM: Trump & Iran exchange war talk. . .US Navy speeds to Persian Gulf. . .Trump wants to talk. . .Hear from VTA’s Iranian voices.

GAZA STRIKES: Israel & Hamas fire rockets. . .Killed and wounded on both sides. . .Bibi promises “massive response”. . .Iran blamed. Hear from VTA’s Israeli voices.

ISIS REINVENTED: Sri Lanka massacre the work of ISIS. . .Post-Syria statement. . .How will ISIS project itself now that caliphate is destroyed?. . .And how will U.S. and allies ...

‘NO COLLUSION, NO OBSTRUCTION’: Mueller Report released. . .How will Trump’s “victory” impact his foreign policy? VTA special report.

WIKI-ARREST: UK gets Assange. . .Pulled from Ecuador embassy. . .Charged in US but may be extradited to Sweden. . .Why now? VTA special report.

‘MAXIMUM PRESSURE’: Trump poised to declare Iran’s Revolutionary Guard terrorists. . .Would be 1st time ever a foreign military designated terror organization. . .How would Iran respond? Hear from VTA’s ...

NYET!: Mueller Report concludes no Russian collusion. . .How are Russian media & government reacting? How will Mueller Report impact US-Russia relations? VTA special report

CALIPHATE DOWN: Trump, Kurds claim ISIS defeated in Syria. . .How does this impact al-Assad? The Russians?. . .How will ISIS outside of Syria react? Hear from VTA’s Syrian voices.

KIWI TERROR: ‘Lone’ gunman kills 50 in New Zealand. . .Mosques targeted. . .Gun laws, racism scrutinized by politicians. . .Why did he do it? Hear from VTA’s voices in ...

ISIS WANTS TO COME HOME: How can the U.S. and other nations determine if its citizens who pledged allegiance to terror groups are de-radicalized? VTA special report.

NO DEAL: Trump-Kim summit ends with no deal, no plans to meet again. . .Trump says he will keep negotiating. . .Kim disputes US version of summit sticking points. What ...

PART DEUX: TRUMP-UN set to meet in Hanoi. . .Denuclearization on table, but what is the definition of denuclearization? VTA special report.

SPY: US claims American spy inside Iran. . .Air Force vet. . .Pence tries to convince Euros to abandon P5+1. . .Is Trump negotiating? Hear from VTA’s Iranian voices.

SOCIALISM IN AMERICA: Trump lays out red line in State-of-the-Union. . .AOC, Sanders & more counter with Green New Deal. . .Is socialism what Americans want? VTA special report.

RETURN TO COLD WAR? Trump exits historic missile treaty with Russia. . .Is it really a move to counter China? How will Putin react? VTA special report.

‘PICK A SIDE’: US demands nations choose between Venezuela’s Maduro & Guaido. . .Europe demands ‘legitimate’ elections within 7 days. . .Is it a ‘bloodless coup’? Hear from VTA’s Venezuelan, ...

SUMMIT PART DEUX: Trump & Kim will meet again. . .No evidence N Korea has reduced nukes. . .What is the goal of summit #2? VTA special report.

JUDGEMENT DAY: Theresa May’s Brexit vote set for Tues. . .’Zero chance’ plan succeeds. . .What happens next? Hear from VTA’s British voices. FOREIGN FALLACY: Bolton snubbed by Erdogan. . ...

NOT SO FAST: Bolton, Pompeo walk back Trump’s Syria exit. . .Will Kurds be protected? Will US troops stay? Hear from VTA’s Syrian & Iranian voices.

TRUMP VISITS IRAQ: Spends Christmas with troops. . .Iraqi politicians ‘resist’. . .Will Trump pull troops like in Syria & Af-Pak? Hear from VTA’s Iraqi voices.

TRUMP EXITS SYRIA: 2,000 US troops will exit. . .Trump says ISIS defeated. . .US military leadership objects, resign. . .What will the fallout be in the Middle East? Hear ...

BREXIT JAM: May trades vote for survival. . .2nd referendum gains momentum. . .Is this the end of Euro institutions? Hear from VTA’s Euro voices. CANADA’S PAIN: Huawei arrest crisis ...

PARIS BURNS: Bourgeoisie revolts. . .Macron silent, unseen. . .Yellow Jackets spread to Belgium, Netherlands. . .How far will they go? Hear from VTA’s Euro voices.

PUTIN THE POWERFUL: Naval attack against Ukraine. . .High-fives with MBS in Buenos Aires. . .Flash-point for Anti-Trumpers in US. . .Why is he making so many provocative moves? Hear ...

CIA FINGERS MBS: Why are media reporting that CIA believes MBS ordered killing of Khashoggi? Hear from VTA’s voices in Middle East. BIBI BLOWS IT? Botched spy job in Gaza ...

THE EURO ARMY: Trump in Paris. . .Macron pushes for Euro army to protect against US. . .Is this a move against Trump? NATO? Hear from VTA’s Euro voices. KHASHOGGI ...

IRAN SQUEEZE: Trump maximizes sanctions. . .Loopholes. . .How will Iran respond? Hear from VTA’s Iranian voices. LONG GOODBYE: Merkel sets exit in Germany. . .May be out by Christmas. ...

TRUMP OF THE TROPICS: Brazil votes. . .Trump-style candidate poised to win. . .What are voters seeking? Hear from VTA’s Brazilian voices. THE KASHOGGI STORY: Saudis shift explanation. . .Turkey ...

COMING TO AMERICA: Another mass migration heads to US border. . .Originates in Honduras. . .Trump threatens to cut off aid to Central American nations if they don’t halt. . ...

WHERE IN THE WORLD IS KHASHOGGI? Saudi critic/journo disappears in Istanbul. . .Turkey alleges murder. . .Saudis tap-dance. . .Trump defends US relationship with Prince. . .What is Saudi strategy? ...