Tag: adviser

Dec 01 2018

Saudi crown prince reportedly sent at least 11 messages to adviser who oversaw Khashoggi killing around time of his death – Business Insider

(Photo by Leon Neal/Getty Images) Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman sent at least 11 messages to the adviser who oversaw the effort to kill Jamal Khashoggi in the hours around the journalist’s killing, according to a Wall Street Journal report. According to a classified CIA report obtained by The Wall Street Journal, the crown […]

Nov 08 2018

Red Sox top adviser ignites fury: All you players can be replaced

The Red Sox organization has some advice for its adviser: Your thoughts are “absurd.” The Boston franchise is apologizing for baseball icon Bill James, a Red Sox senior adviser of baseball operations, who got in a Twitter battle Wednesday in which he said MLB could “replace” all its players without much issue. As the baseball […]

Nov 08 2018

Comments by Red Sox adviser Bill James draws ire of MLBPA, players

1:51 PM ET MLBPA executive director Tony Clark and several major league players have taken Boston Red Sox special adviser Bill James to task for saying players are as important to the game as “beer vendors” and that “the game would go on” with whoever replaces them. In a series of tweets, some of which […]

Oct 23 2018

Trump's Adviser Meets Russian Defense Minister in Moscow

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Trump’s Adviser Meets Russian Defense Minister in Moscow  U.S. News & World Report Trump threatens to build up nuclear arsenal  UPI.com A Cold War Missile Treaty That’s Doing Us Harm  Wall Street Journal Kremlin not welcoming termination of INF Treaty when no hints at new one exist  TASS Presidents sober up under pressures like […]

Oct 13 2018

US security adviser Bolton vows tougher approach to China

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. national security adviser John Bolton has vowed to further intensify the Trump administration’s tough approach to China, saying Beijing’s “behavior needs to be adjusted in the trade area, in the international, military and political areas.” U.S. National Security Advisor John Bolton answers questions from reporters during a news conference in the […]

Sep 17 2018

Trump's Next Round of China Tariffs 'Coming Soon,' Top Adviser Says

Trump’s Next Round of China Tariffs ‘Coming Soon,’ Top Adviser Says ImageBags of soybeans in a grain wholesale market in Beijing. Soybean prices have plummeted in recent months after President Trump announced tariffs on Chinese goods.CreditCreditWu Hong/EPA, via Shutterstock By Jim Tankersley Sept. 17, 2018 President Trump boasted about the power of taxing imports on […]

Sep 07 2018

Former Trump adviser George Papadopoulos sentenced to 14 days in plea deal with Mueller probe

A once low-profile foreign policy campaign adviser whose offhand remark in a London bar in May 2016 helped trigger an FBI counterintelligence investigation into President Trump’s campaign was sentenced to 14 days incarceration Friday by a federal judge in Washington. George Papadopoulos, 31, pleaded guilty in October to lying to the FBI about key details […]

Sep 05 2018

Zalmay Khalilzad Appointed As US Special Adviser To Afghanistan

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Sep 01 2018

Former Trump adviser, the first charged in Mueller probe, asks judge to spare him jail time

Lawyers for George Papadopoulos, a former adviser to President Trump’s campaign, argued Friday that he should be spared jail time for lying to the FBI about his Russia contacts during the campaign because his lies did not hinder the special counsel’s investigation. In a court filing, they asked U.S. District Judge Randolph D. Moss to […]

Jul 31 2018

Iranian adviser: US must return to nuclear deal for talks

TEHRAN, Iran — An adviser to Iranian President Hassan Rouhani says if President Donald Trump wants talks, he needs to rejoin the international nuclear deal that he unilaterally pulled out of earlier this year. Trump on Monday said he’d meet with Rouhani if the Iranian leader were willing. Iranian leadership has previously ruled out one-on-one […]