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U.S. State Department Warns Citizens Against Going To Mexico Tourist Locations Because Of Violence


The U.S. State Department has warned its citizens about traveling to Cancun and Los Cabos, two of Mexico’s most popular tourist destinations, after a surge in violence in those regions. 631 more words


U.S. Gives Approval To Sell 12 A29 Super Tucano Aircraft To Nigeria Despite Concerns

The US State Department has approved the sale of 12 Embraer A-29 Super Tucanos to Nigeria, despite concerns from the previous administration over the Nigerian government’s bombing of civilians. 269 more words


It will soon be illegal for Americans to visit North Korea

The US will soon ban Americans from traveling to North Korea.

Tour operators that offer trips to North Korea learned of the changes from the Swedish embassy… 490 more words

State Department Moves to Shutter War Crimes Office

by Democracy Now! – The States

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has moved to close the State Department’s office tasked with holding war criminals accountable. This week, the head of the Office of Global Criminal Justice told his staff he was being reassigned elsewhere and that the office’s work would be rolled into another part of the State Department. 49 more words


Trump State Department blames #Israel for #PalestinianTerror

State Dept. Blames Israel for Terrorism, Claims Palestinians Rarely Incite Attacks
by Adam Kredo
July 20, 2017

The State Department is facing harsh criticism for claiming in an official report that Israel is to blame for terrorism attacks committed by Palestinians and accusing the Jewish state of being largely responsible for an impasse in peace negotiations… 74 more words

Israel & Middle East

Hacker leaks emails of US State Department's Russian affairs official

hacker known as ‘Johnnie Walker’ has leaked emails of a senior U.S. State Department intelligence official involved in Russian affairs.

The hacker leaked a batch of private correspondence of a U.S. 129 more words