Mine Awareness Day provides an opportunity for the world to reflect on both the progress made and the challenges that remain in clearing landmines and unexploded ordnance.
During his travels in South America, Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis called the ongoing tragedy in Venezuela a “human-imposed condition.”
Due to extreme hardships brought about by the Maduro regime, many Venezuelans are fleeing the country.
Maduro has used a drone attack as a pretext to crack down on Venezuela’s opposition by unleashing the regime’s secret police.
On a recent visit to Brazil, Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis empasized the shared values of the “hemisphere's two largest democracies.”
The Nicaraguan government of Daniel Ortega is virtually “waging war on the Catholic Church,” said Vice President Pence.
The White House strongly condemned “the ongoing violence in Nicaragua and human rights abuses committed by the Daniel Ortega regime in response to protests.”
The United States is in the midst of its most severe drug epidemic since the 1980s.
The United States has imposed sanctions on three Nicaraguan individuals with connections to the government who are involved in serious human rights abuses and corruption.
The U.S. is opening a new chapter in its relationship with Ecuador, said Vice President Mike Pence on a recent visit to the Central American nation.
The United States is facing a crisis of illegal immigration on its southern border, said Vice President Mike Pence during a recent speech in Guatemala.
Today, the United States of America celebrates its birthday.