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.
China’s plans to build up a disputed island near the Philippines could lead to a regional conflict, Defense Secretary Ash Carter told Congress on Thursday.
RIYADH/GENEVA (Reuters) – The United States said on Thursday it was concerned about reports that Russia is moving more military equipment into Syria to bolster President Bashar al-Assad with a truce in tatters and peace talks in meltdown.
An unprecedented 1.82 million migrants illegally crossed into the EU last year, increasing the security threat across Europe.
The White House censored video on its website of French President Francois Hollande saying “Islamist terrorism” during a meeting with President Obama on Thursday, the Media Research Center reports.