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  • Israel bars US congresswomen

    JERUSALEM (AP) " With a push from President Donald Trump, Israel on Thursday barred two Muslim-American congresswomen from entering the country for a visit, an extraordinary step bringing the longtime U.S. ally into Trump's domestic fight against political rivals at home.The U.S. president is essentially relying on Israel to retaliate against two freshman lawmakers, Reps. Rashida Tlaib of Michigan and Ilhan Omar of Minnesota, who are both outspoken critics of Israel's treatment of [

    The Palm Beach Post
  • Duterte Youth may be barred from House

    After the disqualification of its first nominee, Ronald Cardema, the Duterte Youth party-list may also be barred from getting a seat in the House of Representatives. by Mayen Jaymalin
  • Why Did The US Exit The INF Treaty? What You're Not Being Told

    Authored by Darius Shahtahmasebi, US Secretary of Defense Mark Esper is halfway through his tour of the Asia-Pacific region. The tour’s timing, coming just weeks after Esper was officially sworn in, affirms the notion that the Pentagon’s top priority is China. “Whoever sheds his blood for me today shall be my brother” – the closing lines from William Shakespeare’s play ‘Henry V’. These same words also apparently mark a corridor in a Pentagon hallway which pays homage to the military...

    Zero Hedge
  • Israel bars entry to outspoken US congresswomen

    JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel said Thursday that it will bar two Democratic congresswomen from entering the country ahead of a planned visit over their support for a Palestinian-led boycott movement, a