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Homeland Security To Create New Office Focused On Countering Weapons Of Mass Destruction

Department of Homeland Security officials said Thursday they will establish an office to better protect the United States from potential large-scale terrorist attacks. Newly confirmed DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen, who was sworn in Wednesday, said the goal of the Countering Weapons of Mass Destruction (CWMD) Office will be to “elevate and

US Isolated at United Nations Over Jerusalem Decision

By Margaret Besheer  Some of the United States' oldest allies turned their backs on Washington's decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital and relocate its embassy there, during an emergency meeting of the U.N. Security Council on Friday. "It contradicts international law and U.N. Security Council resolutions," Swedish Ambassador Olof Skoog told

I fulfilled my campaign promise, Trump tells Clinton, Bush, Obama

US President Donald Trump rewound the videotape Friday to show how three predecessors — Bill Clinton, George W. Bush and Barack Obama — made promises on Jerusalem that they later backtracked on. “I fulfilled my campaign promise – others didn’t!” he boasted on Twitter, posting a video montage of his predecessors

U.S. calls on all nations to completely sever ties with North Korea

By Carol Morello and Simon Denyer  U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley on Wednesday urged all countries to sever economic and diplomatic ties with North Korea, and warned Pyongyang that the regime will be “utterly destroyed” if a standoff over missile tests leads to war. Speaking at an emergency meeting of the U.N. Security Council to discuss

US Lawmakers React to Apparent Mugabe Ouster

U.S. lawmakers welcomed the apparent ouster of Zimbabwean leader Robert Mugabe, although not the military action that confined Mugabe to his home and could end his 37-year rule. Maryland Senator Ben Cardin, the top Democrat on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, deemed Mugabe's sidelining a desirable outcome accomplished through less than

Ominous sign? 7 US nuke aircraft carriers simultaneously underway as Trump visits Asia

Unclear if naval movements tied to North Korea Seven out of a total of 11 US nuclear aircraft carriers are underway simultaneously for the first time in several years as President Donald Trump makes a visit to Asian nations, according to a report by USNI News which has been confirmed

Endangered: America’s global influence has dwindled under Donald Trump

A presidential tour of Asia cannot hide the fact that America has turned inward, hurting itself and the world A YEAR ago this week Donald Trump was elected president. Many people predicted that American foreign policy would take a disastrous turn. Mr Trump had suggested that he would scrap trade deals,