Memorial Day honors no single battle or war. Its meaning transcends heroic monuments. Rather, it is the recognition by a grateful nation that lives and blood lost in defense of its freedoms are never given in vain.
President Donald Trump is determined to maintain the United States as a global energy leader and foster energy security for the American people.
Tarek Sakr is a Syrian-born Canadian citizen who has conducted sniper training in Syria and periodically travels to Turkey. Farah Mohamed Shirdon was born in Toronto, Canada of Somali parents, in 1993. He joined ISIS in 2014.
Ending illegal immigration to the United States is a top priority of the Trump administration.
May 3rd is World Press Freedom Day, a day of observance was established by the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization to raise awareness of the importance of press freedom,
Maduro’s government has delayed gubernatorial elections that were to be held last year derailed a recall referendum against his government, and jailed, threatened or otherwise is seeking to silence the political opposition.
The United States “echoe[s] the Venezuelan people’s calls for prompt elections, respect for the constitution and the National Assembly, and freedom for political prisoners.”
Landmines and unexploded munitions have rendered millions of hectares of land unusable.
Venezuela is officially a multi-party, constitutional republic, but since the turn of the century, President Hugo Chávez and then his successor, Nicolás Maduro, concentrated power in the executive branch.
This month, the U.S. government donated to the Government of Mexico security forces nearly $900,000 of specialized personal protective equipment.
The Cuban people continue to suffer serious human rights abuses under the authoritarian rule of Raul Castro.
This first visit to Central America as Secretary of Homeland Security provided an opportunity to discuss key initiatives on stemming illegal migration, combating human smuggling and trafficking, anti-corruption efforts and law enforcement cooperation.