David Gilbert

iran

Iran’s Supreme Leader: No Chance of Talks With the U.S.

President Trump had suggested meeting with the Iranian president next week, after promising the U.S. is "locked and loaded."
David Gilbert
19 hours ago
iran

Trump Is Convinced Iran Was Behind the Massive Attack on Saudi Oil Facilities

And now Iran is warning it's ready for a "full-fledged" war.
David Gilbert
2 days ago
Facebook

France Took One Look at Facebook's Cryptocurrency and Said, 'Hell, Non'

France has blocked Libra over concerns it could destabilize the French economy by privatizing money and undermining the euro.
David Gilbert
5 days ago
israel

Facebook Just Kicked Out Netanyahu's Chatbot for Hate Speech

The Israeli prime minister's campaign was telling Facebook users that Arab politicians "want to annihilate us all.”
David Gilbert
9.12.19
trade war

Trump's Latest Trade War Win Is Actually a Victory for China

The president claimed credit for a move China had been planning for months, and will benefit Chinese businesses far more than U.S. ones.
David Gilbert
9.12.19
egypt

Egyptians Keep Sharing These Videos About Government Corruption and There's Nothing Sisi Can Do About It

Millions of Egyptians are enthralled by daily videos uploaded by a former military contractor who accuses President Sisi of large-scale corruption.
David Gilbert
9.11.19
Brexit

Boris Johnson Lied to the Queen to Get Parliament Suspended, Court Rules

Now the case goes to the Supreme Court, and the entire Brexit process continues to go just swimmingly.
David Gilbert
9.11.19
NORTH KOREA

North Korea Said It Wants to Restart Nuclear Talks. Then It Tested Two More Missiles.

North Korea's short-range arsenal doesn't cross Washington's red line, but the missiles could hit U.S. allies Japan and South Korea.
David Gilbert
9.10.19
Taliban

Trump Just Blew Up a Peace Deal With the Taliban Because They Wouldn't Let Him Take All The Credit

The fate of more than 5,000 U.S. troops who were going to come home from America's longest war is now unclear.
David Gilbert
9.9.19
Hurricane Dorian

A Week After Hurricane Dorian, We Still Don't Know How Many People Are Missing in the Bahamas

The storm has left 70,000 people homeless, and locals say the government response has been "ridiculous."
David Gilbert
9.9.19
Rohingya

A Million Rohingya Refugees Are About to Be Cut Off From the World

In the world's largest refugee camp, the Bangladeshi government is moving to strip Rohingya of a essential lifeline: their cell phones.
David Gilbert
9.6.19
Hurricane Dorian

Hurricane Dorian's Death Toll In the Bahamas Will Be ‘Staggering’

Morticians have started embalming bodies because they have run out of cooler space, and thousands of people are still missing.
David Gilbert
9.6.19
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