Veille Informationnelle choix. Untitled. Elections: résultats et conséquences. US election 2016 results: Five ways a Donald Trump presidency changes the world. Image copyright AFP Donald Trump's victory in the US presidential contest could change America's relationship with the rest of the world in some important ways.
Here are five of them. Nato faces a shake-up Image copyright EPA Mr Trump has been hugely critical of Nato (the North Atlantic Treaty Organization), a cornerstone of American foreign policy for more than 60 years. What will Trump's presidency mean for fight against ISIS? President-elect Donald Trump will soon inherit America’s wars against ISIS.
The U.S. is training and assisting Iraqi and Kurdish forces in the liberation of Mosul, the last major city in Iraq controlled by ISIS. The operation is six weeks old. Lieutenant General Stephen Townsend served in northern Iraq during the U.S. occupation 10 years ago, and now he’s back, as the commander of the U.S. coalition against ISIS. A new generation of Americans in Iraq, this time aiding Iraqi troops who are doing most of the fighting on the front-line. “This fight would challenge any army,” said Townsend. Trump's Twitter addiction could reshape the presidency. Inside Trump Tower early Tuesday morning, the president-elect was watching a Fox News segment about veterans protesting the removal of the American flag at a Massachusetts college after anti-Trump demonstrators burned the national banner.
Thirty minutes later, he tweeted his feelings on the subject: flag burning, a constitutionally protected expression of free speech, should be illegal, he asserted. Story Continued Below “Nobody should be allowed to burn the American flag — if they do, there must be consequences — perhaps loss of citizenship or year in jail!” Steven Mnuchin Is Donald Trump’s Expected Choice for Treasury Secretary. The selection of Mr.
Mnuchin (pronounced mi-NEW-chin) came as Mr. Trump moved on Tuesday to fill the ranks of his domestic policy team with seasoned Washington insiders chosen to help smooth the way in Congress for his two marquee campaign promises: the repeal of Mr. Obama’s health insurance coverage law and the large package to repair infrastructure, which could reach $1 trillion. Mr. Un mur entre les Etats-Unis et le Mexique, l’impossible promesse de Trump. Donald Trump: Where next president stands on key issues. Image copyright Getty Images An extraordinary, unpredictable US presidential race has ended with a final twist - a Donald Trump presidency.
With the long campaign dominated by questions about his character, what he might do with power has become something of a sideshow. But he will soon have the chance to shape US domestic and foreign policy. After Democrats’ Losses, Nancy Pelosi Becomes a Symbol of What Went Wrong. Photo WASHINGTON — In the aftermath of Democrats’ demoralizing election defeat, Representative ’s bid to return as minority leader has been transformed into a larger debate about what has gone wrong with a party that eight years ago controlled Congress and the White House.
Ms. Pelosi, a 76-year-old San Francisco progressive, is expected to easily win re-election when her colleagues vote on Wednesday. But she has become a stand-in for complaints that Democrats have failed to offer a compelling, broad-based economic message to the working-class voters in the Midwest and South who helped them capture the House 10 years ago and made Ms. Pelosi the first woman speaker.