Trump Floated Lifting Of Iran Sanctions, Infuriating John Bolton (And His Mustache)

Back in April, in a fantastic profile for The New Yorker, Dexter Filkins wrote of John Bolton that "people who have worked with him say that he is focused less on North Korea than on Iran, where his vigilance can sometimes seem out of proportion to the apparent threat". He wouldn't be alone in that regard. Mike Pompeo is similarly predisposed. But Bolton's generalized hawkishness towards conflict abroad left him out of step with Trump on Afghanistan and, some say, North Korea. Ultimately, John

Try one month of our best daily market and macroeconomic commentary for FREE

Try for free

Or see other subscription options to save 20% on an annual plan

Already have an account? log in

Speak your mind

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

NEWSROOM crewneck & prints