The State Department issued a stern warning to the Syrian government, over a possible operation inside a de-escalation zone in the middle eastern country. In a statement Friday, State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert said the U.S. would respond with firm measures, if the region’s ceasefire is violated.
President Trump taps Utah’s Ronald Mortensen to head the State Department bureau overseeing refugees.
An American citizen working at the U.S. Consulate in the southern Chinese city of Guangzhou allegedly suffered a mild brain injury from abnormal sounds and pressure.
Sham elections in Venezuela could trigger a new round of sanctions on the socialist country, but Venezuela is hitting back as the U.S. says it will not recognize the results of its elections.