Some observers argue that former U.S. president Donald Trump’s presidency somehow represented an isolationist element of American politics. To what extent, if any, do you agree with that argument, Iran Daily asked Peter Kuznick* who is professor of history.
Russia on Friday called a US decision to not rejoin the Open Skies arms control pact, which allows unarmed surveillance flights over member countries, a political mistake that strikes a sour note ahead of a summit, Russian news agencies reported.
Senior figures in Extinction Rebellion (XR) admit it was a mistake to target London’s public transport network at rush hour, a move that has split opinion within the movement. Future strategy is now being reassessed, they say.
The Iranian Foreign Ministry said it hopes the United States would not make the “strategic mistake” of designating the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) a “terrorist” organization; otherwise, it would have to be ready to face the consequences.
Iran voiced deep concern about a series of raids by Manama’s forces on the offices of Bahrain’s main Shia opposition bloc, saying such repressive measures against political dissent in the country are a “strategic mistake”.
The Democrat nominee for the US presidency, Hillary Clinton, made a mistake using her personal email for official Secretary of State business, but said it was not “a cause for distrust”, according to her husband and former White House occupant Bill Clinton.