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Federal agents arrest four protesters occupying Venezuelan Embassy in Maduro-Guaido standoff

After a month-long standoff, four protesters who had been living inside the Venezuelan Embassy were arrested by federal law enforcement officers and forcibly removed from the building on Thursday. Continue reading

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Mike Pompeo said Iran-backed militias moved rockets near American bases in Iraq

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told Iraqi officials that U.S. intelligence showed Iran-backed militias moved missiles near bases housing American forces, a revelation that came just hours after all non-emergency personnel at the U.S. Embassy in Iraq wa… Continue reading

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Petraeus praises Trump, calls out NATO, North Korea and China

In  a wide-ranging with Fox News’ Brian Kilmeade, former CIA Director David Petraeus praised President Trump’s hard line on NATO, claimed the west needs to rethink its North Korea strategy and warned the United States should be “firm, not provocative” … Continue reading

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Pompeo meeting with Merkel cancelled over ‘pressing issues’

The U.S. State Department says a planned meeting between U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Chancellor Angela Merkel has been canceled. Continue reading

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Maduro was ‘ready’ to leave Venezuela before Russia convinced him to stay, Pompeo tells Fox News

The U.S. has learned Venezuela’s disputed President Nicolas Maduro was “ready” to leave the country amid protest violence and calls for his ouster — until Russia convinced him to stay, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told Fox News on Tuesday night. Continue reading

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North Korea gave US $2M hospital bill over care of American Otto Warmbier: report

The U.S. reportedly received a $2 million hospital bill in 2017 from the North Korean government for the care of American Otto Warmbier, who fell into a coma for unknown reasons while in police custody. Continue reading

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Former State Department worker, 63, pleads guilty in China spy case

A former State Department employee admitted Wednesday to misleading investigators about accepting thousands of dollars of gifts and benefits from Chinese intelligence agents in exchange for information. Continue reading

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Iran, US in war of words over prisoners

The State Department has said that Iran should release all “innocent U.S. persons” held in that country “immediately” after Iran’s foreign minister claimed Wednesday to have offered a prisoner swap to the Trump administration six months ago. Continue reading

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Trump administration announces new Iran crackdown targeting oil revenue

The Trump administration on Monday targeted Iran’s energy sector by announcing the U.S. would no longer exempt any countries from sanctions for importing Iranian oil. Continue reading

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April Corley: Egypt nearly murdered me. Will the US reward it with more taxpayer dollars?

After surviving a brutal attack by the Egyptian military during a trip to Cairo, U.S. citizen April Corley is demanding Congress re-think its foreign aid to the country while she waits for Egypt to cover her medical bills. Continue reading

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Morgan Ortagus to be named State Department spokeswoman

National security analyst Morgan Ortagus, a former diplomat and active U.S. Naval Reserve officer, will become the new State Department spokeswoman, Fox News has learned. Continue reading

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