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Socialist joins shadow government at the UN

Socialist joins shadow government at the UN

Trailblazing abortion promoter and Chile’s first woman president Michelle Bachelet was appointed by UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres to le ...

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Pat Buchanan: the growing list of America's enemies

Pat Buchanan: the growing list of America's enemies

Friday, deep into the 17th year of America's longest war, Taliban forces overran Ghazni, a provincial capital that sits on the highway from Kabul ...

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Rand Paul criticizes 'sanction hysteria' directed at Russia

Rand Paul criticizes 'sanction hysteria' directed at Russia

After holding talks in Moscow, Sen. Rand Paul (R-Tenn.) invited Russian lawmakers to visit Washington while he also pledged to oppose new sanctions a ...

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Pat Buchanan: Is war with Iran Trump's doom?

Pat Buchanan: Is war with Iran Trump's doom?

A war with Iran would define, consume and potentially destroy the Trump presidency, but exhilarate the neocon never-Trumpers who most despise the man ...

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Pat Buchanan: is Putin's Russia really an evil empire?

Pat Buchanan: is Putin's Russia really an evil empire?

"History repeats itself, first as tragedy, then as farce," a saying attributed to Karl Marx, comes to mind in this time of Trump. To t ...

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Trump wins concession from Turkey for Christian pastor

Trump wins concession from Turkey for Christian pastor

Following pressure from the Trump administration, the government of Turkey has ordered the release of an evangelical Christian pastor from prison. Pa ...

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Pat Buchanan: Trump stands his ground

Pat Buchanan: Trump stands his ground

“Treason, Bribery, or other high Crimes and Misdemeanors.” Under the Constitution, these are the offenses for which presidents can be ...

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Newt Gingrich: What will Trump do about Russia?

Newt Gingrich: What will Trump do about Russia?

President Trump's meeting with President Putin in Helsinki create ...

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It's a crime to be young in conflictive Nicargua

It's a crime to be young in conflictive Nicargua

On the 39th anniversary of the victory of the popular revolt against dictator Anastasio Somoza in 1979, the Permanent Council of the Organization of ...

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Professor explains Washington elites' reaction to Trump's 'heresy' in Helsinki

Professor explains Washington elites' reaction to Trump's 'heresy' in Helsinki

Professor Stephen F. Cohen of New York University, who has followed Soviet and Russian affairs for 50 years, said on Fox News that President Donald T ...

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Trump succeeds in bringing EU to trade talks

Trump succeeds in bringing EU to trade talks

President Donald Trump is expected to receive European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker on July 25. Juncker will visit Trump in an effort to ...

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'Trump Derangement Syndrome' animates Democrats, says president

'Trump Derangement Syndrome' animates Democrats, says president

In an extensive interview with Tucker Carlson of Fox News, President Donald Trump characterized former CIA Director John Brennan as a "very bad ...

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Pat Buchanan: What Trump did at the Helsinki summit

Pat Buchanan: What Trump did at the Helsinki summit

Beginning his joint press conference with Vladimir Putin, President Trump declared that U.S. relations with Russia have “never been worse.&rdqu ...

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Is Trump wrecking NATO?

Is Trump wrecking NATO?

The Washington Post headline blared, "Trump is bent on wrecking NATO. Prepare for catastrophe." The Post fears that President Trump's d ...

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Pat Buchanan: Is NATO headed for a crack-up?

Pat Buchanan: Is NATO headed for a crack-up?

Of President Donald Trump's explosion at Angela Merkel's Germany during the NATO summit, it needs to be said: It is long past time we raised ...

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For the UN, contraception is always the answer

For the UN, contraception is always the answer

Family planning advocates are working hard to position contraceptives as the key to achieving the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). As ...

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Trump schools NATO on American interests

Trump schools NATO on American interests

President Donald Trump on Wednesday had a frank exchange of views with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg, a Norwegian diplomat, in Brussels as ...

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Do the people of Central America have a 'human right' to emigrate to Mexico?

Do the people of Central America have a 'human right' to emigrate to Mexico?

Mexico's presidential election occurs Sunday, July 1, and it's quite possible that by the time you read this, the candidate will have been ch ...

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How Democrats join foreign countries to push for open borders

How Democrats join foreign countries to push for open borders

Democrats have been severely critical of President Donald Trump's 'zero tolerance' policy regarding illegal border crossers, and ha ...

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How ISIS infiltrated the Philippines

How ISIS infiltrated the Philippines

There had been rumors that Hapilon left his island base for Lanao, but this sighting was solid confirmation. Hapilon had long been a prime “tar ...

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Why Trump was correct to salute North Korean officer

Why Trump was correct to salute North Korean officer

In the wake of the summit meeting in Singapore this week that brought together President Donald Trump and his North Korean counterpart, Kim Jong-un, ...

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Anti-Trump media tie themselves in knots over North Korea summit

Anti-Trump media tie themselves in knots over North Korea summit

In a live television poll conducted on Netflix, 71 percent of the viewers of liberal comedian Michelle Wolf would prefer to see the failure of Presid ...

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Pat Buchanan: Trump makes historic gamble

Pat Buchanan: Trump makes historic gamble

President Donald Trump appears to belong to what might be called the Benjamin Disraeli school...

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Trump exerts leverage at summit with North Korean leader Kim

Trump exerts leverage at summit with North Korean leader Kim

In a surprise move, President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un signed a one-page joint statement early on Tuesday, which affirmed the ...

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Pat Buchanan: What's behind Trump's exasperation?

Pat Buchanan: What's behind Trump's exasperation?

At the G-7 summit in Canada, President Donald Trump described America as “the piggy bank that everybody is robbing.” After he left Que ...

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White House denounces Canada's betrayal of US at G7 summit

White House denounces Canada's betrayal of US at G7 summit

On Saturday, President Donald Trump stunned the world during the G-7 meeting in Canada, not only by suggesting that Russia be called back into the fo ...

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Nikki Haley: Butt out, United Nations!

Nikki Haley: Butt out, United Nations!

Nikki Haley has the easiest job in the world. Her biggest challenge when she wakes up each morning as U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations is decidi ...

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Did White House tweet video of Air Force One over North Korea?

Did White House tweet video of Air Force One over North Korea?

A video tweeted by the White House in November has been analyzed to reveal what appears to be Air Force One flying over the landscape of a North Kore ...

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Trump administration rebukes UN on abortion promotion

Trump administration rebukes UN on abortion promotion

The United States put the World Health Organization (WHO) on notice this week that it should stop its abortion activism. In two pointed statements, t ...

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Is America's policy toward Iran backfiring?

Is America's policy toward Iran backfiring?

U.S. threats to crush Iran and North Korea may yet work, but as of now neither Tehran nor Pyongyang appears to be intimidated. Repeated references ...

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Tucker Carlson asks if Mexico is an enemy state

Tucker Carlson asks if Mexico is an enemy state

Tucker Carlson interviewed Mexican journalist Enrique Acevedo about Mexico’s presidential campaign, which is pitting four candidates who, despi ...

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Pat Buchanan: Trump's doctrine for Singapore, Korea and beyond

Pat Buchanan: Trump's doctrine for Singapore, Korea and beyond

After Pyongyang railed this week that the U.S.-South Korean Max Thunder military drills were a rehearsal for an invasion of the North, and imperiled ...

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Dershowitz: Media incentivizes terrorism

Dershowitz: Media incentivizes terrorism

Harvard Law Professor emeritus Alan Dershowitz stated on Wednesday that media coverage of the Palestinian assault on Israel's border on Monday ...

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Latin nations follow Trump's lead in Jerusalem

Latin nations follow Trump's lead in Jerusalem

Following the relocation of the U.S. Embassy to Jerusalem on Monday, Guatemala is planning to make a similar move on Wednesday and open its own new e ...

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Judaism, Zionism and the Land of Israel: new book gives context to Trump's move on Jerusalem

Judaism, Zionism and the Land of Israel: new book gives context to Trump's move on Jerusalem

Judaism Zionism and the Land of Israel. Yotav Eliach. Dialog Books, 2018. 807 pp. Rabbi Yotav Eliach’s new book, Judaism, Zionism and the La ...

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State Department announces winners of diversity visa lottery

State Department announces winners of diversity visa lottery

Foreign media outlets reported that the results of the Electronic Diversity Visa (EDV) for 2019 was published by the Department of State on ...

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No Democrats at U.S. embassy event in Jerusalem

No Democrats at U.S. embassy event in Jerusalem

Observers at the ceremony in Israel that marked the opening of the American embassy in Jerusalem noted that not a single elected Democrat was there t ...

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Iran threatens to expose corrupt Western officials

Iran threatens to expose corrupt Western officials

When President Donald Trump withdrew the United States from the controversial multilateral pact that was intended to delay Iran’s nuclear weapo ...

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NBA star Dennis Rodman tells what changed Kim Jong Un's opinion about Trump

NBA star Dennis Rodman tells what changed Kim Jong Un's opinion about Trump

Dennis Rodman, who was famous throughout Asia and the rest of the world for his stellar plays with the Chicago Bulls, said that his several meetings ...

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A Nobel peace prize for Trump?

A Nobel peace prize for Trump?

According to South Korean President Moon Jae-in, President Donald Trump should be offered the Nobel Peace Prize for working to bring to and end the g ...

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South Korea credits Trump with diplomatic break-through

South Korea credits Trump with diplomatic break-through

In an interview on CNN, South Korean Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha told Christiane Amanpour that President Donald Trump is largely responsible for ...

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George Soros and deep state contribute instability and migrants from Central America

George Soros and deep state contribute instability and migrants from Central America

A report conducted by the Washington D.C.-based transparency organization, Judicial Watch, described the activities of the Open Society Foundation, f ...

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George Soros expands influence in critical Balkan region with taxpayer money

George Soros expands influence in critical Balkan region with taxpayer money

Poverty-stricken Albania has been under the yolk of progressive philanthropist George Soros for over twenty years. And under the current government o ...

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Who's who as the war in Syria internationalizes

Who's who as the war in Syria internationalizes

The latest chapter has only recently started. The Russian military and Syria State TV said two Israeli war planes carried out strikes on a Syrian air ...

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Saudi Prince affirms new policy on Israel

Saudi Prince affirms new policy on Israel

Saudi Arabia's crown prince said in an interview on Monday that Israelis are entitled to live peacefully in their own land, a remarkable s ...

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Canada and U.S. diverge on contraception and abortion at G-7 Summit

Canada and U.S. diverge on contraception and abortion at G-7 Summit

A year before the election of President Donald Trump signaled a shift in U.S. foreign policy to a pro-life position, Canada underwent a shift of its ...

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FBI closing in on 'pernicious' infiltration by Chinese government in U.S. schools and universities

FBI closing in on 'pernicious' infiltration by Chinese government in U.S. schools and universities

The National Association of Scholars (NAS) released a report on Wednesday on the influence of the Confucius Institutes in American colleges and unive ...

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Terrorist infiltration warrants Trump's proclamation on vetting immigrants

Terrorist infiltration warrants Trump's proclamation on vetting immigrants

On February 28, 2018, the Zionist Organization of America filed an amicus curiae (“friend of the Court”) brief with the United States Sup ...

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Mexican politician says Trump lights 'flame of hate' for Mexico

Mexican politician says Trump lights 'flame of hate' for Mexico

On Sunday, President Donald Trump challenged Mexico to do more to stem the tide of migrants from Central America who are seeking to reach the United ...

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A caravan of migrants heads toward the United States

A caravan of migrants heads toward the United States

As part of Holy Week, over a thousand Central American illegal aliens set out to complete "Stations of the Cross&" traversing through Mex ...

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Trump hints at pulling out of NAFTA over 'caravan' of migrants from Mexico

Trump hints at pulling out of NAFTA over 'caravan' of migrants from Mexico

On Monday, Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen affirmed that her department is "exploring all options to protect the Homeland." ...

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Pat Buchanan: Is Trump assembling a war cabinet?

Pat Buchanan: Is Trump assembling a war cabinet?

The last man standing between the U.S. and war with Iran may be a four-star general affectionately known to his Marines as “Mad Dog.” ...

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Turkey defies Trump as war with Israel looms

Turkey defies Trump as war with Israel looms

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan called for an "army of Islam" to attack Israel. In February, the Yeni Safak daily ran an arti ...

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When real examples of torture don't bother the UN

When real examples of torture don't bother the UN

The March 26 editorial in the New York Times will go down in history as its most radical defense of abortion. It's hard to see how it can ever to ...

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Trump replaces National Security Adviser with veteran diplomat

Trump replaces National Security Adviser with veteran diplomat

President Donald Trump announced that veteran diplomat John R. Bolton will replace H. R. McMaster as national security advisor at the White House. Tr ...

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Newt Gingrich: What the elites don't understand about Trump

Newt Gingrich: What the elites don't understand about Trump

It's been nearly 14 months since President Trump took office, and the media and the Washington establishment still don't understand our n ...

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The case for shutting down Mexican consulates in the U.S.

The case for shutting down Mexican consulates in the U.S.

A reader who is an occasional correspondent has posed an interesting comment and question, which read in pertinent part: It is both legal and c ...

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John J. Tkacik: Pope Francis' pastoral mission to Beijing and Taipei

John J. Tkacik: Pope Francis' pastoral mission to Beijing and Taipei

Nearly a half-millennium ago, on Aug. 9, 1549, Jesuit father Francis Xavier glimpsed the caramel beaches and emerald woodland slopes of ancient Formo ...

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Trump tweets about meeting with North Korean leader

Trump tweets about meeting with North Korean leader

President Donald Trump will meet with the dictator of North Korea, President Kim Jong-Un, according to White House press secretary Sarah Sanders. Whi ...

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Imperialism links Islam to leftists

Imperialism links Islam to leftists

Feminists are far from the only so-called left-wing or liberal group to betray their own basic principles out of a bizarre admiration for Islam, whet ...

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Pat Buchanan: Can America avoid another war in the Middle East?

Pat Buchanan: Can America avoid another war in the Middle East?

Candidate Donald Trump may have promised to extricate us from Middle East wars, once ISIS and al-Qaida were routed, yet events and people seem to be ...

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Trump says GM production to return from South Korea to Michigan

Trump says GM production to return from South Korea to Michigan

General Motors announced that it will shutter a factory in South Korea by the end of May while it restructures operations worldwide. In a statement, ...

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Critics admit that Trump's Mexico City policy restores America's moral influence

Critics admit that Trump's Mexico City policy restores America's moral influence

Some of President Donald J. Trump’s harshest critics admit that his reinstatement and expansion of the pr ...

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Patrick Buchanan: America has too many wars, too many enemies

Patrick Buchanan: America has too many wars, too many enemies

If Turkey is not bluffing, U.S. troops in Manbij, Syria, could be under fire by week’s end, and NATO engulfed in the worst crisis in its histor ...

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President of Uganda praises Trump, while U.S. ambassador condemns him

President of Uganda praises Trump, while U.S. ambassador condemns him

The president of Uganda, Yoweri Museveni declared his "love" for President Donald Trump. This came after Trump was accused of referring to ...

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State Department omits Russia, Pakistan as worst offenders of religious liberty

State Department omits Russia, Pakistan as worst offenders of religious liberty

On Thursday, the Department of State published its list of countries designated as the worst offenders of religious liberty. Among those not making t ...

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Time is not on the side of Iran's mullahs

Time is not on the side of Iran's mullahs

As tens of thousands marched in the streets of Tehran on Wednesday in support of the regime, the head of the Revolutionary Guard Corps assured Irania ...

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EU to Turkey: We like you very much, but not in that way

EU to Turkey: We like you very much, but not in that way

In the presence of ecclesiastic and political dignitaries, the historic Bulgarian church of Sveti Stefan (Saint Stephen), overlooking the Golden Horn ...

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Trump administration welcomes new UNICEF executive

Trump administration welcomes new UNICEF executive

The Trump administration welcomed UNICEF's new executive director, appointed on Monday, raising hopes, and questions, about wheth ...

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Newt Gingrich: Trump leads from the front toward Iran

Newt Gingrich: Trump leads from the front toward Iran

There could be no greater contrast in leadership on the world stage and in interpreting reality than the Obama "lead from behind" model i ...

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Iranian democracy protests inspire little support from Western leftists

Iranian democracy protests inspire little support from Western leftists

President Donald Trump began the New Year by sending out Twitter messages about Pakistan and Iran, two of the most sensitive global hot spots. After ...

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Trump ally John Bolton applauds cuts to United Nations

Trump ally John Bolton applauds cuts to United Nations

Following a vote in the United Nations that condemned President Donald Trump's decision to move the American embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to ...

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The United Nations: a moral cesspool

The United Nations: a moral cesspool

The vote in the United Nations General Assembly concerning Jerusalem on Thursday wasn’t really about Jerusalem — or even so much about Is ...

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Guatemala moves embassy to Israel from Tel Aviv

Guatemala moves embassy to Israel from Tel Aviv

Guatemala's president announced on Sunday that the Central American country will move its embassy in Israel to Jerusalem, becoming the first nati ...

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Pope Francis: 'Winds of war' are blowing

Pope Francis: 'Winds of war' are blowing

On Christmas Day, speaking to crowds assembled in St Peter's Square in the Vatican City, Pope Francis called on the nations of the world to ...

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Newt Gingrich: Trump's achievements in security and foreign policy

Newt Gingrich: Trump's achievements in security and foreign policy

The excitement over passing the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act overshadowed the extraordinary National Security Strategy report released on Monday. Just as ...

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NATO ally condemns Trump over UN resolution on Jerusalem

NATO ally condemns Trump over UN resolution on Jerusalem

In a 128-to-nine vote on Thursday, the U.N. condemned President Donald Trump’s decision to move the American embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to ...

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Guatemala rejects UN intervention on abortion

Guatemala rejects UN intervention on abortion

NEW YORK, December 22 (C-Fam) A scathing sentence of the Supreme Court of Guatemala on December 8 ordered government officials to withdraw a controve ...

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Trump takes UN to the woodshed

Trump takes UN to the woodshed

U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley told the countries in the international body that the Trump administration "will be taking na ...

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Powerful Republican lobbyist to represent Iraq

Powerful Republican lobbyist to represent Iraq

A lobbying group that was founded by a Republican former member of the House of Representatives will be representing the government of Iraq in Washin ...

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Trump takes stand against U.N. Security Council

Trump takes stand against U.N. Security Council

"On Chanukah, you spoke like a Maccabi. You lit a candle of truth," Netanyahu said, thanking Haley and Trump for vetoing an anti-Israel U ...

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Trump keeps his word in the Middle East

Trump keeps his word in the Middle East

Courage: President Trump kept his word to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel while three past presidents failed to keep theirs. In 1995, ...

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Sec. State Tillerson will talk with North Korea until 'bombs fall'

Sec. State Tillerson will talk with North Korea until 'bombs fall'

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Tuesday at an event at the Atlantic Council that he is open to negotiating with North Korea. Speaking Tuesda ...

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Trump administration has good news in Saudi Arabia for Westinghouse

Trump administration has good news in Saudi Arabia for Westinghouse

Energy Secretary Rick Perry visited Saudi Arabia earlier this month and discussed with officials there bids made by Westinghouse Electric Co. and oth ...

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United Nations warns Trump: 'America First' is not in America's interest

United Nations warns Trump: 'America First' is not in America's interest

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres believes that President Trump's pledge to make "America first"is actually detr ...

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Trump's Jerusalem move is a down payment for peace

Trump's Jerusalem move is a down payment for peace

It’s starting to sound like a plan. Since the beginning of the Oslo “peace process,” it has been assumed that Israel has more to ...

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Armstrong Williams: Moving embassy to Jerusalem is the right thing to do

Armstrong Williams: Moving embassy to Jerusalem is the right thing to do

Sometimes it is hard to do the right thing, but that doesn’t make it any less right.  Such is the case with Donald Trump and his announcem ...

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Moving U.S. embassy in Israel to cost millions and several years

Moving U.S. embassy in Israel to cost millions and several years

Speaking at the White House on Wednesday, President Donald Trump said that the United States will recognize Jerusalem as the capital of the modern st ...

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Pope Francis urges caution in Trump's embassy move to Jerusalem

Pope Francis urges caution in Trump's embassy move to Jerusalem

Pope Francis called for the "status quo" to be respected with regard to locating foreign embassies to Israel in Jerusalem. The pontiff&rsqu ...

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Will International Criminal Court address the rape of the Rohingya people?

Will International Criminal Court address the rape of the Rohingya people?

It was a spark of light from the darkness of human rights violations, horrific war crimes, crimes against humanity, genocide and ethnic cleansing tha ...

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Trump tosses around ungrateful LaVar Ball

Trump tosses around ungrateful LaVar Ball

President Donald Trump once again pointed out the refusal by LaVar Ball for failing to thank him for his son’s release from China, where he fac ...

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Media black-out for Trump's 'game-changing' energy deal with China

Media black-out for Trump's 'game-changing' energy deal with China

In an analytical piece by Salena Zito of the New York Post, titled "Why no one is talking about Trump's game-changing deal,...

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Trump honors veterans on tour of Vietnam

Trump honors veterans on tour of Vietnam

On Friday, President Donald Trump was joined by First Lady Melania Trump at the Hyatt Regency Resort and Spa in Da Nang, Vietnam, where they greeted ...

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The enemies of Kurdistan are the enemies of the United States

The enemies of Kurdistan are the enemies of the United States

“The Kurds have no friends but the mountains,” goes a traditional Kurdish saying. No friends but the mountains and Israel would be more a ...

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Trump and First Lady greet families of Japanese abducted by North Korea

Trump and First Lady greet families of Japanese abducted by North Korea

In a presidential first, President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump greeted the family members of persons who have been abducted by North Ko ...

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The disaster of Kirkuk: Made in Iran

The disaster of Kirkuk: Made in Iran

Iraqi forces took Kirkuk city from the Kurds this week with hardly a shot fired. Twenty-two Kurdish fighters were killed in the sporadic and di ...

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Top UN human rights advocate keeps mum on LGBTQ rights

Top UN human rights advocate keeps mum on LGBTQ rights

Prince Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein, the UN’s top human rights official, was conspicuously silent about LGBT issues when he addressed the Genera ...

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Sec. State Tillerson dismisses rift with Trump

Sec. State Tillerson dismisses rift with Trump

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson denounced a report by NBC News of his supposed disaffection with President Donald Trump. In a previously unscheduled ...

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DOJ announces successful trans-national criminal raids

DOJ announces successful trans-national criminal raids

The Department of Justice announced that in cooperation with the governments of El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras, criminal charges are being brou ...

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Newt Gingrich: Trump reveals his sovereignty-based patriotism

Newt Gingrich: Trump reveals his sovereignty-based patriotism

In one of the most important speeches of his presidency, President Donald Trump has outlined a new standard for American leadership on the world stag ...

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