Hugh Hewitt talks with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo about a host of subjects, including Lev Parnas, Impeachment, China and Iran.Read More »
Hugh Hewitt asks Wyoming Congresswoman Liz Cheney for her perspective on the Democrat candidates’ perplexing non-response regarding the Iranian attack on American forces in Iraq.
Hugh Hewitt talks with Texas Senator Ted Cruz about the impeachment trial of President Trump now before the Senate.
Dennis Prager and Caroline Glick talk about President Trump’s Middle East Policy and reaction to the death of Iranian General Soleimani.
Larry Elder talks about the media reactions to the news emanating from the Middle East.Read More »
Townhall Review – January 11, 2020
President Trump addresses the nation following the military strike that killed Iranian General Qasem Soleimani.
Hugh Hewitt and retired New York Times London Bureau Chief John Fisher Burns talk about the European reaction.
Seth Leibsohn gives his views what he calls a “vanishing frame of reference.”Read More »
In the aftermath of President Trump’s order to kill Qasem Soleimani, the leader of Iran’s Quds Force—and a terrorist—a lot of attention is being paid to an interview I conducted with then-candidate Trump in September of 2015.
At the time, Trump was not familiar with Soleimani—and admitted as much. But he added a clue to his thinking then, citing a story written about his unpredictability. Trump told me: “you don’t want to let people know what you’re going to do with respect to certain things that happen. You don’t want the other side to know.”
What Trump has demonstrated—time and again—is the strategic value of this unpredictability combined with a willingness to use force. It has restored U.S. deterrence.
The death of Soleimani is a reminder to Iran and to the watching world that it challenges the United States at its great peril.Read More »