The Obama administration is facing criticism over what some lawmakers allege is an overly permissive attitude toward terrorism financing by foreign nations, according to new congressional communication obtained by the Washington Free Beacon that presses U.S. officials to hold these nations accountable enabling terror.
A top Iranian military official has threatened to block the United States’ free passage through a crucial international shipping lane in the Persian Gulf, according to recent comments in which the commander insisted, “We have no other enemy in the region except for America.”
A senior Iranian military official on Monday claimed that the Islamic Republic had again test fired long-range ballistic missiles, which some U.S. officials say is a violation of an international resolution governing last summer’s comprehensive nuclear agreement, according to regional reports.
The Obama administration deported less than one-percent of the nearly half-a-million foreign nationals who illegally overstayed their visas in 2015, according to new statistics published by the Department of Homeland Security.
Iran is expected to blind a man with acid next week to punish him for alleged crimes, according to a report by an Iranian opposition group.
A group of Jewish students at Harvard received a response this afternoon to a meeting request sent to school President Drew Faust last Wednesday – only two hours after the Washington Free Beacon inquired with Faust’s office for a story about the delay in responding to the meeting request.
An Obama administration plan to resettle a greater number of foreign refugees in the United States by expediting the screening process is drawing concern on Capitol Hill, where lawmakers are warning that the administration is not capable of properly screening these individuals for ties to terrorism.
Senior Iranian leaders on Tuesday renewed their commitment to violent resistance against Israel during meetings with top leaders of the Islamic Jihad terror group, according to recent remarks.
The Immigration and Customs Enforcement bureau has been receiving more taxpayer funds even as it expels a few number of illegal immigrants overall, according to statistics published by the Department of Homeland Security showing that 43 percent fewer aliens have been removed from the U.S. from 2012 to 2015.
Iranian Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei on Monday warned the United States against keeping a military presence in the Persian Gulf and vowed that the Islamic Republic will continue to carry out a range of war drills in the area, despite warnings, according to recent comments.