Dec 03, 2019
A U.S. assessment team sent to the mountain concluded there were far fewer Yazidi refugees stranded there than previously thought, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said.Proceed to the page: http://linkis.com/4UGvI
BAGHDAD - Defense Secretary Ash Carter arrived in Baghdad Monday to talk to Iraqi leaders about beefing up Iraqi forces working to retake the northern city of Mosul, a critical goal in the effort to ISIS.A senior U.S. official said that as the U.S. moves to help the Iraqis, it will also likely mean...
As Iraq announced that it may need three years to rebuild its army to battle the Islamic State, RT visited Yazidi villages, whose resistance alongside Kurdish forces not only broke the siege of Mount Sinjar but now stand as a barrier against IS advance.
President Barack Obama has declared that the Islamic State militants’ siege of Mount Sinjar in Iraq has been broken and that an evacuation would not now be necessary. However, the US might continue airstrikes to protect US facilities in the country.
Reuters, June 2, 2016 - The United States has approved 4,700 Syrian refugees who are awaiting resettlement to the country, while an additional 7,900 are awaiting security review, U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson said on Thursday.Johnson, speaking to a homeland security advisory panel at...
Former Defense Secretary Leon Panetta sat down with USA Today to discuss his criticism of President Obama's withdrawal from Iraq.
The state tab for Gov. Rick Perry's criminal defense, previously thought to be $80,000, has hit $133,000. Perry has said he will pay for his lawyers with campaign money from now on.
"It will be harder to find and get an appointment with a doctor who is in the exchange and with fewer doctors and hospitals and more patients lines are likely to grow, which many argue patients will face rationing by waiting just like the current situation in the veterans administration," FOX News'...
Irwin the porcupine just one of the many animals that find help at Animal Rescue League wildlife center in Verona.
A veteran reporter's view on the hot-button issues in the coming year: Police in schools, the fallout from the Vergara case and more.
Narcissistic and ill-prepared for the future? Or civic-minded and entrepreneurial? Two teams tackle stereotypes and realities about young Americans in the latest Intelligence Squared U.S.
There are way more veterinarians than there is work for them to do, according to a recent survey by the American Veterinary Medical Association, as the nation's veterinary schools continue to crank out graduates.
Fresh out of an historic victory in which Republicans took control of Congress, House Speaker John Boehner and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell say they are focused on the needs of the middle class, and plan to make jobs and the economy their priority.
Untreated and poorly treated serious mental illness affects the lives of individuals, families, and communities every day. Each year, approximately 39 000 people commit suicide,1 and the majority of them have acute mental illness. More than half of suicides are the result of a self-inflicted...
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