In fact, it's not the first time the Lincoln Memorial has been defaced this year. "A gel-type architectural paint stripper that is safe for use on historic stone", will be used to clean the memorial, the Park Service said in a statement.
Following Trump's vow to unleash " fire and fury " on North Korea, Kim's regime threatened to fire four Hwasong-12 missiles over Japan into waters near Guam, home to United States military bases in the region. Separately, Mr Moon met with the top United States military officer, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff General Joseph Dunford, in Seoul, who said the U.S.
Trump spoke earlier Monday and condemned white supremacist groups like the KKK and neo-Nazis by name; on Saturday, in the wake of the violence in Charlottesville, he took sharp criticism for his initial statement condemning violence "on many sides".
Xi, in his phone conversation with Trump , urged calm. The title of the so-called "301 investigation" that Trump is expected to call for Lighthizer to consider, refers to Section 301 of the U.S. One tour operator targeting wealthier, more adventurous travelers said it was receiving more inquiries in recent weeks over whether it was safe to travel.
Trump earlier this month endorsed unusual, a former state attorney general who was appointed by then-Gov. We 've fulfilled so many of our promises everything we've wanted to do we're doing. He's doing a lot of things for the people of Alabama and for the people of The United States. Brooks then released a statement saying he was confused by the president's decision to choose odd over himself.
An uptick in tension between the USA and North Korea is the result of a strategic shift in Washington, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Defense Secretary Jim Mattis wrote in a Wall Street Journal op-ed published Sunday evening, away from "strategic patience" and towards "strategic accountability".