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"Classified report will bust myth that millions of Palestinians need UNRWA, sources say"

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Congress Demands State Department Release ‘Game Changer’ Report on Myth of Palestinian Refugees
by Adam Kredo
April 11, 2018

Congress is pressuring the State Department to release a long classified report on Palestinian refugees that insiders say could change the calculus on how the United States approaches the situation and allocates millions in taxpayer funds to a key United Nations agency… 59 more words

Israel & Middle East

REP LIEU ADVOCATES BUG BOUNTY PROGRAM ; WHITE HATS NEED APPLY ; “SHOW ME THE MONEY”? ; CYBER VULNERABILITIES: DO WE REALLY CARE ENOUGH?

    On March 21 2018, Congressmen Ted Lieu (D- LA County) and Ted Yoho (R-FL) both announced the introduction of a bill called “Hack Your State Department Act”. 882 more words

Washington Post: US to seek social media details from all visa applicants

Washington Post: US to seek social media details from all visa applicants . “The State Department wants to require all U.S. visa applicants to submit their social media usernames, previous email addresses and phone numbers, vastly expanding the Trump administration’s enhanced vetting of potential immigrants and visitors. 79 more words

Security & Legal Issues

State Department’s new undersecretary was in a Gaza tunnel when boss was fired

(THIS ARTICLE IS COURTESY OF THE TIMES OF ISRAEL)

State Department’s new undersecretary was in a Gaza tunnel when boss was fired

Sidelined by Tillerson, whose firing caught her in a terror tunnel during a trip to Israel, Heather Nauert now finds herself nearly atop Foggy Bottom…

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U.S.

Tuesday 13 March, 2018 Update: Tillerson Is Out

Rex Tillerson is out as secretary of state. President Trump announced the move this morning. CIA Director Mike Pompeo will move from Langley to State and succeed him. 201 more words

International Relations

Cuba receives its one-millionth visitor for 2018 - despite US warnings

March 9, 2018.  Caribbean News Now

HAVANA, Cuba (ACN) — The arrival on Thursday March 8. 2018  of its first one-millionth vacationer to Cuba reaffirms the recognition of the island as a peaceful and safe destination despite the travel warnings issued by the… 177 more words

Business

South Korean leaders announce unprecedented invitation for Trump to meet with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un

  • North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has invited US President Donald Trump to meet, and said his country would refrain from further nuclear and missile tests.
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