Feb 11, 2017

The names of the deported are ... the U.S. won't say

The U.S. government just won’t answer a seemingly simple question: Who was detained at U.S. immigration or deported in the wake of President Donald Trump’s executive order barring entry to refugees and citizens of seven mostly Muslim countries? U.S. District Court Judge Carol Bagley ...

Feb 8, 2017

Iran 'thanks' Trump, rebuffs U.S. warning on missiles

Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Tuesday dismissed the U.S. decision to put Iran “on notice” over its missile tests and called President Donald Trump the “real face” of American corruption. In his first speech since Trump’s inauguration, Iran’s supreme leader called Iranians to take part ...

Feb 8, 2017

Iranian baby with heart defect admitted to Portland hospital

An Iranian infant in need of life-saving heart surgery arrived Tuesday at a Portland hospital with her family after being temporarily banned from coming to the U.S. by President Donald Trump’s immigration orders. Iranian doctors told the child’s parents weeks ago that she needed ...

State Department silent as Trump forges foreign policy

Feb 8, 2017

State Department silent as Trump forges foreign policy

President Donald Trump’s two-week blitz of national security initiatives has shaken up world affairs, but Washington’s own foreign policy headquarters has fallen all but silent. While daily White House news conferences have become must-see political theater, the State Department has not held a press ...