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Weekly Security Digest - October 7 - Secure America Now


Pompeo pulls out of treaty with Iran, in response to UN court ruling

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced Wednesday that the U.S. is terminating a 1955 treaty with Iran, after the United Nations' top court used that treaty to order the U.S. to ease some of its sanctions on the regime.

UN court orders US to lift some Iran sanctions

The United Nations' highest court on Wednesday ordered the United States to lift sanctions on Iran that affect imports of humanitarian goods and products and services linked to civil aviation safety.

Bolton 2.0: Trump's tough guy on Iran picks his battles

Hanging on a wall in John Bolton’s West Wing office is a memento of his proudest achievement as national security adviser: a framed copy of President Donald Trump’s order to pull the United States out of the Iran nuclear deal.

Pompeo, Kim Jong Un set Sunday meeting in North Korea

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is scheduled to meet Sunday with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Pyongyang, part of his efforts to reinvigorate nuclear talks between the two countries.

White House national security adviser John Bolton says Palestine is 'not a state'

President Trump’s top national security adviser, John Bolton, dismissed the Palestinian territories as a “so-called state” during an appearance in the White House press briefing on Wednesday.

Iran missiles in Syria land 'within three miles' of US troops

Iranian missiles that targeted eastern Syria early Monday came within three miles of US troops in the country, a US defense official told CNN.

 


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ICYMI: Here is what Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said about his meeting with UN Ambassador Nikki Haley last week.