Alleging War Crimes, British Activist, Writer George Monbiot Attempts Citizen's Arrest on Former UN Ambassador John Bolton
John Bolton, the former US ambassador to the United Nations, escaped a citizen's arrest Wednesday night as he addressed an audience in Britain. We speak to George Monbiot, the British activist and columnist who tried to arrest Bolton. Monbiot says Bolton is a war criminal for his role in helping to initiate the US invasion of Iraq.
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Bolton: 'Israel should have struck' Iran several years ago:
Former United Nations' American ambassador John Bolton continued his campaign to have the country of Iran bombed Tuesday evening, feeling that Israel should have accomplished the task several years ago. Ref. Source 4
Donald Trump Adviser Says U.S. Should 'Make The Russians Feel Pain' For Meddling In Election:
Donald Trump adviser John Bolton is demanding harsher sanctions on Russia, a position in stark contrast to many of his fellow Republicans ? Including the president-elect. Ref. Source 5b.
Let's Call Bolton What He Is, A War Criminal With Terrorist Ties, Not Just "Hawkish" by Juan Cole. Bolton would be on trial at the Hague for war crimes. Source 6k.
Jimmy Carter calls Trump's decision to hire Bolton as national security adviser 'a disaster for our country'. In a far-ranging interview with Washington Bureau Chief Susan Page, the 39th president spoke about the 45th. Carter, one of the few U.S. Officials who has traveled to North Korea and met with its leaders, expressed hope for the planned White House summit with Pyongyang but warned that President Trump may have made "One of the worst mistakes" of his tenure by naming John Bolton to the sensitive post of national security adviser. He also discussed the political repercussions of allegations by porn star Stormy Daniels, aired in an interview on CBS' '60 Minutes' Sunday. Ref. USAToday.