Facebook bans Myanmar military accounts for ‘enabling human rights abuses’

Facebook bans Myanmar military accounts for ‘enabling human rights abuses’

Facebook is cracking down on the military leadership in Myanmar, the Southeast Asian country where the social network has been identified as a factor contributing to ethnic tension and violence. The U.S. company said today that…

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In Season Finale, ‘SNL’ Goes After Trump with a Vengeance

In Season Finale, ‘SNL’ Goes After Trump with a Vengeance

Would you have thought anything differently? “Saturday Night Live” attempted to use its season finale to deliver one more blow against President Donald Trump. The show opened with a return by Alec Baldwin as Trump…

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Trump says Sec of State Tillerson out, CIA chief Mike  Pompeo named as successor

Trump says Sec of State Tillerson out, CIA chief Mike Pompeo named as successor

US President Donald Trump on Tuesday announced the departure of his top diplomat Rex Tillerson, to be succeeded by the current CIA chief Mike Pompeo. A senior US official said the president wanted to reshuffle…

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U.S. Sec. of State Rex Tillerson Warns Against Diverting Focus From Islamic State Defeat

U.S. Sec. of State Rex Tillerson Warns Against Diverting Focus From Islamic State Defeat

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson warned Tuesday of the need to remain focused on an “enduring defeat” of the Islamic State group, even though the militants have largely been ousted from the areas the…

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Sec of State Rex Tillerson Wraps Up Whirlwind South Asia Trip

Rex Tillerson: Russia ‘bears responsibility’ for Syria chemical attacks

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Tuesday said Russia bore responsibility for recent chemical attacks by the Syrian government, which Moscow backs in the country’s civil war. “Only yesterday more than 20 civilians, most…

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U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will welcome 37 African foreign ministers to Washington later this week

#EU allies vomit on Rex Tillerson about Trump’s decision on Jerusalem

WASHINGTON �� It was Secretary of State Rex Tillerson’s bad luck that he was in Europe meeting with dozens of U.S. allies when President Donald Trump, on Wednesday, announced U.S. recognition of Jerusalem as the…

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U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will welcome 37 African foreign ministers to Washington later this week

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will welcome 37 African foreign ministers to Washington later this week

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will welcome 37 African foreign ministers to Washington later this week in the largest African foreign policy event to date under President Donald Trump. The event on November 16…

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Rand Paul challenges Rex Tillerson and James Mattis to end “open-ended war”

Rand Paul challenges Rex Tillerson and James Mattis to end “open-ended war”

Screen Shot 2017-10-31 at 94536 AM Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) released a statement Monday night calling for an end to “open-ended war.” Paul, who has consistently opposed the U.S. becoming militarily involved in foreign conflicts…

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Sec of State Rex Tillerson Wraps Up Whirlwind South Asia Trip

Sec of State Rex Tillerson Wraps Up Whirlwind South Asia Trip

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson tackled several of the world’s most sensitive issues during a whirlwind trip aimed at preventing Afghanistan from falling back into chaos, easing Kurdish-Iraqi tensions that could allow Islamic State…

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Rex Tillerson to Press Pakistani Leaders for More Action Against Militants

Rex Tillerson to Press Pakistani Leaders for More Action Against Militants

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is visiting Pakistan Tuesday to meet with leaders and reinforce the Trump administration’s message that they need to take more action against the Taliban and other militant groups based…

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Sec. of State Rex Tillerson Promotes Closer Iraq-Saudi Arabia Links in Riyadh

Sec. of State Rex Tillerson Promotes Closer Iraq-Saudi Arabia Links in Riyadh

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Sunday promoted improving ties between Saudi Arabia and Iraq as a way to counter Iran’s growing military assertiveness in the region. Tillerson, participating in the initial meeting of…

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Sec. of State Rex Tillerson: European business deals with Iran are safe

Sec. of State Rex Tillerson: European business deals with Iran are safe

The United States does not intend to disrupt European business deals with Iran, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson told The Wall Street Journal in an interview published Friday. Tillerson, speaking one week after President Donald…

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Sec. of State Rex Tillerson denies reports he plans to resign, pledges support for Trump

WASHINGTON — In an unusual statement, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson forcefully denied persistent reports Wednesday that he planned to resign over foreign policy differences with President Donald Trump, and instead pledged strong support for…

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Rex Tillerson’s Talks in Beijing Focus on North Korea

Rex Tillerson’s Talks in Beijing Focus on North Korea

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson arrived in Beijing Saturday, seeking China’s cooperation on a “maximum pressure” campaign against North Korea’s nuclear aggression amid heightened tensions on the Korean Peninsula. He is scheduled to meet…

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