Daily Archives: January 4, 2019

Former US Diplomat: Shutdown Hurts US Standing Abroad

STATE DEPARTMENT With the partial U.S. government shutdown set to head into its third week, office closures and employee furloughs are making a bigger impact on government services.

But at U.S. embassies and consulates overseas, …

US Sends Troops to Gabon to Watch for Congo Violence

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump said Friday that U.S. military personnel had deployed to Gabon in response to possible violent demonstrations in the Democratic Republic of Congo after a presidential election there.

In a letter to …

US Sends Troops to Gabon to Watch for Congo Violence

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump said Friday that U.S. military personnel had deployed to Gabon in response to possible violent demonstrations in the Democratic Republic of Congo after a presidential election there.

In a letter to …