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US bans travel for Americans to NKorea after Warmbier death

WASHINGTON (AP) — American citizens will be barred by the U.S. from traveling to North Korea beginning next month following a prohibition on using U.S. passports to enter the country, the State Department said Friday. 832 more words


US Travel Ban to North Korea

Reuters news agency reports today that the U.S. government will ban Americans from traveling to North Korea due to “the serious risk of arrest” after a U.S. 144 more words

News And Politics

More anti-Israel perfidy from Trump's State Department

As any politically-savvy Israel supporter knows, Barack Obama’s State Department, and Obama personally, were hostile to Israel. They regularly adopted the “Palestinian Arab” narrative of occupation and the justification of the ethnic cleansing of Jews from Judea and Samaria (“the West Bank” in anti-Israel newspeak). 845 more words


Applying for naturalization

I read the account of the beating of Bakari Henderson and the first thing I thought of was Poland, so eager to wave the Confederate flag in honor of Trump’s arrival.  619 more words


Treasury Fines ExxonMobil for Tillerson-Era Russia Sanctions Violation

The U.S. Department of Treasury has slapped a $2 million fine on oil and gas giant ExxonMobil for violating U.S. sanctions on Russia back in 2014. 448 more words

The Cable

Open Forum Furor: An Attempt to Neuter Retiree Complaints About AFSA?

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AFSA’s Open Forum enables Foreign Service retirees to stay in touch with their Foreign Service colleagues on FS issues and maintain their FS legacy.  740 more words

State Department

State Dept blames Israel for causing Palestinian violence


Conservative Review, by Jordan Schachtel, July 19, 2017:

Rex Tillerson’s State Department added blistering anti-Israel language to this year’s “Country Reports on Terrorism,” adopting a tone not seen even during the hostile Obama era. 480 more words