The Department of State has designated Qassim Abdullah Ali Ahmed, also known as Qassim al-Muamen, as a Specially Designated Global Terrorist under Executive Order 13224
Regarding chemical weapons, Assistant Secretary Poblete pointed out that the Assad regime has “brazenly violated the international norm” prohibiting their use.
August marks the tenth anniversary of Russia’s invasion of Georgia, a country of less than 4 million people in the South Caucasus.
In 2012, a group of some 3,000 volunteers from all walks of life formed the Syria Civil Defense, better known as the White Helmets.
To identify terrorists or suspicious persons hiding among international travelers, the United States uses Passenger Name Records to search out those who may pose a threat and should be prioritized for additional screening.
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo clearly and unequivocally rejected any possibility that the United States will accept Russia’s attempted annexation of Ukraine’s Crimean Peninsula.
U.S. reinforced the fundamental importance of countries and regions employing a diverse combination of fuels, source countries, and delivery routes to enhance their energy security.
During a press conference in Tokyo Secretary Pompeo said, ”Let me make clear, North Korea reaffirmed its commitment to complete denuclearization.
One year ago on July 10, the city of Mosul was liberated from ISIS by Iraqi Security Forces.
Chinese economic engagement, and thereby its ability to exert greater influence in the region, has increased significantly in central Europe in recent years.
Afghan President Ashraf Ghani offered to sit down with Taliban leader Mawlawi Haibatullah Akhundzada, “anywhere he wants” to engage in negotiations that could bring about the peace.
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.