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Zbigniew Brzezinski, former USA national security advisor, dead at 89

The Carter administration also witnessed the transition of Iran into an Islamic republic and the 1979 hostage crisis, as well as the USA arming of mujahideen in Afghanistan before the country's occupation by the Soviet Union. Brzezinski was an advocate of arming Mujahideen fighters against the Afghan government, convincing Carter that it was going to " induce a Soviet military intervention " in Afghanistan.


Trump's Middle East trip alienates key ally

Trump's Middle East trip alienates key ally

But perhaps most profoundly, the trip underscored what "America First", as Trump has branded his governing philosophy, looks like on the world stage. Like Obama and many previous USA presidents, Trump has pressed Israel to curtail settlement construction in the West Bank. Trump's emphasis on security and domestic economic concerns largely reflects the priorities of the voters who elected him.


Trump condemns killing of pair who tried to stop racist rant

Trump condemns killing of pair who tried to stop racist rant

Beydoun added that Trump's policies, including budget cuts that hurt the poor, pursuing the travel ban on several Muslim majority countries and aligning Washington with Saudi Arabia, are based on hate. The 35-year-old OR man is accused of stabbing to death two good Samaritans who came to the rescue of two young women being harangued on a Portland commuter train.



United States may ban laptop in passenger cabins of worldwide flights

They are not allowed in the cabins of flights from Turkey, Morocco, Jordan, Egypt, the United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and Kuwait. While Kelly referred to "a real sophisticated threat", the Trump administration's spending plan for the budget year that begins October 1 would make significant cuts to airport security programs.



Central Texas Honors the fallen during Memorial Day Ceremonies

The official commemoration ceremony will be held at the Verne I. Richards Veterans Memorial Park immediately after. The Georgia Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Milledgeville is resting place for about 3,000 veterans. Tuesday, May 30 in front of Town Hall. "Definitely honoring the memory for this service, for the people that they are, and the people that lost them", Nixon said.