Police officers take their oath at the Philippine National Police (PNP) headquarters in Quezon city, Metro Manila , Philippines January 30, 2017. The campaign has caused alarm in the West and rights groups accuse Duterte of turning a blind eye to a wave of extrajudicial killings by police, mostly of low-level peddlers.
But the White House insisted that the trip "reflects the close friendship between our two countries and demonstrates the importance of the US-ROK alliance". The country's Constitutional Court is now debating her fate. The remarks are set to anger Pyongyang which has responded to joint US and South Korean military drills and other provocations with a series of atomic and missile tests in the past.
One of these was the first USA service member to die during Trump's presidency, who was later identified by the Los Angeles Times and other news outlets as Chief Special Warfare Operator William "Ryan" Owens of Peoria, Illinois. It's unclear how many more civilians were killed : the Pentagon said 14 militants were killed, along with "numerous" civilians, while Nasser al-Awlaki said Yemenis were claiming the number of dead combatants and civilians was as high as 59.
Despite a possible floor fight over the return of Morocco to the African Union, the North African nation this week boasted it had the "unconditional support" of 42 members of the bloc in favor of readmission. According to Al Jazeera , some member states opposed bringing Morocco back into the AU because of the status of the Western Sahara. During its absence from the AU, Morocco maintained strong ties with many countries in the continent, particularly in French-speaking states in west and ...
The law will make it hard for companies to hire foreign workers in place of American workers. White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer, when asked about the H-1B plan at his briefing on Monday, confined himself to stating that H-1B and other visas are "part of a larger immigration reform effort that the President will continue to talk about through executive order and through working with the Congress".
White House chief of staff Reince Priebus previously defended the statement during an interview on NBC's " Meet the Press " with Chuck Todd . "And obviously I think you know that President Trump has dear family members that are Jewish".