• 24 May 2018

    One man who knows how Donald Trump rolls is Steve Bannon. The former chairman of the hard, right-wing Breitbart News website was appointed by Trump as his chief strategist after helping run the presidential campaign. But while the White House may have broken ties with Steve Bannon he’s still carrying on with the work that…

  • 24 May 2018

    Joining me over the internet from Washington is Mark Fitzpatrick from the International Institute for Strategic Studies. He’s written extensively on North Korea’s nuclear programme.

  • 24 May 2018

    Next month’s summit with the North Koreans was supposed to be a foreign policy triumph for President Trump. He said his threats of military action, often in tweets aimed the leader he mocked as “little rocket man”, coupled with sanctions, had driven Kim Jong-un to discuss abandoning his nuclear ambitions. But today – after the…

  • 18 May 2018

    This isn’t the first school shooting since the February attack in Florida, but it’s the deadliest. Ten students and staff members are reported to have been killed in a high school shooting in Santa Fe, Texas. A suspect is in custody, authorities say the gunman is a 17-year-old male student from the school, and that…

  • 16 May 2018

    North Korea has suspended talks with South Korea and threatened to cancel an historic summit between Kim Jong-un and President Trump, saying it wasn’t interested in a one-sided demand to give up its nuclear weapons. Mr Trump said he hadn’t been notified about any threat and would still insist on North Korea’s denuclearisation.

  • 14 May 2018

    Over 50 people were killed – several of them children – and many hundreds injured, as Palestinian protesters were met with live rounds fired by Israeli troops.

  • 14 May 2018

    The anger and consequent bloodshed in Gaza was in response to events in Jerusalem.

  • 12 Apr 2018

    I’m joined by the Washington Post’s Associate Editor and columnist David Ignatius.

  • 12 Apr 2018

    As so often in these turbulent days here in Washington, Trump’s tweets serve to confuse the issue. Never truer than tonight over what America intends to do in responding to Syria’s apparent use of chemical weapons. Kylie Morris has been to Capitol Hill where senators have been questioning what they say is a lack of…

  • 3 Apr 2018

    In one corner, one of the most valuable companies in the world. In the other – the US President. Amazon is the latest target of Donald Trump’s twitter postings – and CEO Jeff Bezos is paying the price on Wall Street.

  • 13 Jan 2018

    African leaders have demanded that Donald Trump apologise over his alleged use of a vulgar term to describe their nations. The Ghanaian president called the words he is said to have used “extremely unfortunate” and 54 African ambassadors to the United Nations condemned what they said were his “outrageous, racist and xenophobic remarks”. The US…

  • 4 Jan 2018

    Journalist Joshua Green is the author of “Devil’s Bargain: Steve Bannon, Donald Trump, and the Storming of the Presidency”, which details how Mr Bannon helped deliver the presidency for Donald Trump. He discusses the relationship between the President and his former Chief Strategist.

  • 6 Dec 2017

    President Donald Trump has confirmed the US is to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, which he called “a step toward peace.”

  • 23 Nov 2017

    Today is Thanksgiving when America gathers around a large roasted bird to give thanks and make up. President Trump broadcast his own fireside message today, but the last year has been marred by toxic division – much of it stirred up by the President himself. One minority community that feels targeted by his legislative agenda…

  • 9 Nov 2017

    A year ago today, the world changed.  It’s not often you can say that with as much confidence as when you’re referring to the election of Donald Trump as President of the United States.  He’s had few legislative victories, but he’s used his levers of power to roll back many of his predecessor’s policies, and…