Mexico’s top diplomats issued a veiled threat to the U.S. government suggesting that without their efforts, 250,000 more Central American migrants could proceed north. The threat follows President Donald Trump’s statement that the U.S. will impose a 5 percent tariff on goods from Mexico if it doesn’t secure its southern borders.
Silicon Valley is finally beginning to reap what it’s sown as the Trump Administration’s long-anticipated anti-trust action is gaining steam.
The Wall Street Journal opened the floodgates by quietly publishing the first report, about an anti-trust probe into Google, late Friday night. Reports exposing new details about the anti-monopoly push, which will also encompass Amazon and, now, Facebook, have been dropping like bricks on the market.
The President of the United States of America Donald J Trump and First Lady Melania Trump have arrived in the United Kingdom for the President’s State Visit.
Landing just after 9am local time at London Stansted Airport, President Trump and the First Lady were greeted by Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt, U.S. ambassador to the UK Woody Johnson, and senior Stansted staff. The President and the First Lady then flew in Marine One to Winfield House in Regent’s Park, Ambassador Johnson’s residence, ahead of the first day’s events.
The Trump administration, in its ongoing effort to reduce illegal immigration to the U.S., has agreed to help Guatemala fight local crime. In return, Guatemala has agreed to beef up its security on the border it shares with Mexico.
Dozens of DHS agents and other U.S. law enforcement officers will be deployed to Guatemala to work as advisers for local Guatemalan forces to better prohibit the flow of illegal immigration.
On May 29, 2019, as the number of confirmed Ebola cases approaches 2,000, charities urged the United Nations to significantly scale-up Ebola prevention in the Democratic Republic of Congo to the highest level of emergency response.
The current outbreak began in early August 2018. Attempts to check the epidemic have been undermined by protracted, civil conflict in the region and community mistrust of health-workers leading to a spike in the number of new cases as the virus continues to spread unchecked.
El Paso Sector Border Patrol agents apprehended a historic 1,036 in a single group near El Paso on Wednesday morning.
U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials reported the group included 934 family units.
CBP Deputy Commissioner, Robert E. Perez, said in a written statement, the apprehension demonstrates the severity of the lack of security at the southern border.
It is likely, most of the family units will be released into the US after processing, due to overcrowding.
Attorney General William Barr has broken with President Trump on the issue of whether or not Obama-era officials committed treason.
Barr, in a sit-down interview with CBS News, was asked whether he agreed with previous comments Trump has made suggesting some people with ties to the former president’s administration had done so.