Pompeo says Trump-Kim summit more likely after October

Nas talks recording with Kanye West in Wyoming reveals why he hasn't retiredKC Orcutt / Sep 26 2018 Rob Hansen / REVOLT TV

Nas talks recording with Kanye West in Wyoming reveals why he hasn't retiredKC Orcutt / Sep 26 2018 Rob Hansen / REVOLT TV

If you can believe Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, and you can't, he says there was never any meeting request from the Iranian government to the USA government, despite the tweet from President Donald Trump Tuesday morning on the subject.

US President Donald Trump claimed that he meant to make world leaders laugh during his address to the United Nations on Tuesday.

The official topic of the gathering is billed as the "non-proliferation of weapons of mass destruction".

Trump also accused China of working against his Republican Party in upcoming elections, saying Beijing did "not want me or us to win" because of his hard line on trade.

"Normally these sessions are very, very scripted", said Stewart Patrick, an expert on global governance at the Council on Foreign Relations, a New York-based foreign policy think tank.

Trump has withdrawn the US from the Iran nuclear deal, the Paris climate accord and an Asia-Pacific trade pact, while imposing steep tariffs on both allies and adversaries. "We reject the ideology of globalism, and we embrace the doctrine of patriotism".

European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini, speaking late Monday alongside Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, said the agreement was in the global interest and pointed to United Nations inspectors' findings that Iran is in compliance. "We had fun. That was not laughing at me".

Speaking at a conference, Bolton also said the United States would be "aggressive and unwavering" in enforcing economic sanctions on Iran that are resuming after Washington withdrew from the 2015 Iran nuclear deal. He then smiled and said, "I didn't expect that reaction, but that's OK".

That attack on Iran has been claimed by Arab separatists and Isis, and Iranian officials themselves have blamed the USA and Gulf countries for the attack.

Several dead, dozens wounded after unknown gunmen attack military parade in Iran
Iran considers Israel an illegitimate occupier of Muslim land - and has accused it of attempting to undermine the government. There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the shooting rampage dubbed a "terrorist" attack by the authorities.

In his speech, Trump said the U.S.is a "stronger, safer and richer country" than when he took office in January 2017. People had a good time with me.

"We have lived up to the JCPOA", Rouhani said.

He said the United States would help create a regional strategic alliance between Gulf nations and Jordan and Egypt, a move the United States sees as a bulwark against Iran.

On North Korea, Trump called for sanctions to be strictly enforced against Pyongyang - a message directed at Russian Federation and China which are pushing for an easing of punitive measures to reward North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.

Mr Trump, in his speech, bragged about domestic achievements like tax cuts his administration pushed for, a "booming" economy, and a stock market that has reached record highs during his presidency.

The two leaders are trying to arrange a second summit.

The approach reflected a misunderstanding of the deep differences between North Korea and Iran.

Delivering a harsh message to OPEC members, Trump called on them to stop raising oil prices and to pay for their own military protection.

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