A little over a week ago, a prominent Saudi journalist walked into the consulate general in Istanbul, intending to get paperwork that would allow him to marry his Turkish fiancée. She hasn’t seen him since.
Vice President Mike Pence said Thursday that he has spoken with jailed pastor Andrew Brunson and warned Turkish leaders that if they don’t release the church leader the country will face “significant sanctions,” a promise President Donald Trump has seconded.
Donald Trump decided to mingle with members of the mainstream media he loves to lash out against, and his presidential debut at Washington’s annual Gridiron dinner was certain to invite close watch to see how he handled the expected ribbing.
“So for me, it’s personal,” Vice President Mike Pence said Monday at the annual ceremony in Shanksville, Pennsylvania, commemorating the loss of 40 passengers and crew who perished aboard “Let’s Roll” United Flight 93.
Vice President Mike Pence blasted The New York Times on Sunday over its report suggesting he is running a “shadow” presidential campaign. “Today’s article in the New York Times is disgraceful and offensive to me, my family, and our entire team,” Pence said.
Michael T. Flynn told President Trump’s transition team weeks before the inauguration that he was under federal investigation for secretly working as a paid lobbyist for Turkey during the campaign, according to two people familiar with the case.