Protest National Security Washington, D.C.'s Uighur community urges Biden to recognize 'occupied country'
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Activists and members of Washington, D.C.'s Uighur community rallied in front of the White House to call on President Joe Biden to recognize East Turkistan as a country occupied by ...
Featured, National Security Russian missile system, Erdogan visit to Cyprus dominate Senate hearing on Turkey WASHINGTON -- Democrats and Republicans alike condemned Turkey's 2017 purchase of the Russian S-400 air defense system at Wednesday's Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on U.S.-Turkey relations. The S-400 missile system, originally developed by the Russian military, ... CONTINUE READING Hicks, deputy secretary of defense indicates the efforts of the Department of Defense in confronting the cases of harassment that occur and what may cause serious consequences and effect combat preparations. Featured, National Security Top Defense Official Urges Congress to Change Military Justice System for Sexual Assault Cases WASHINGTON – Deputy Secretary of Defense Kathleen Hicks urged a House Armed Services subcommittee Tuesday to give the military the authority to change its justice system by removing prosecution of sexual assault and related crimes ... CONTINUE READING President Joe Biden Featured, National Security Taliban resurgence in Afghanistan threatens women WASHINGTON -- The withdrawal of U.S. troops from Afghanistan threatens the essential rights of Afghan women to education, healthcare, employment and participation in politics, and some activists could be in danger from the Taliban, according ... CONTINUE READING

U.S. Internet Freedom Plunges for Fourth Consecutive Year

WASHINGTON – Internet freedom in the United States dropped for the fourth consecutive year amid a global trend of countries using the COVID-19 pandemic as cover for silencing digital platforms, according to the Freedom on the Net 2020 report by Freedom House released...

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