Aya Hijazi, a charity worker detained for 33 months in Egypt, returns to the US following President Trump’s intervention.
Aya Hijazi, detained on charges of human trafficking, works with street children and was acquitted by a Cairo court on Sunday along with seven others.
Indians are the largest recipients of the H-1B visa, which will now be modified to be given to highly-skilled workers only.
The order is an attempt by Trump to carry out his ‘America First’ campaign which pledges to reform US immigration policies and encourage purchases of American products.
The trip was Sisi’s first official US visit since being elected president in 2014. Trump’s predecessor, Barack Obama, never extended an invitation.
There is an overwhelming consensus that voter fraud is rare in the US, but Trump has repeatedly said he thinks perhaps millions of votes were fraudulent.
Donald Trump wrapped up his post-election ‘thank you’ tour with celebratory geysers, greetings from Southern belles and gloating over TV newscasters who had expected him to lose.
Trump says Tillerson will be a fierce advocate for American interests around the world.” He called him “a strong man, a tough man.”
Under scrutiny for his ties with Russia, Rex Tillerson is seen as a divisive figure and controversial choice by both parties.
“We will stop racing to topple foreign regimes that we know nothing about, that we shouldn’t be involved with,” Trump said.
While Trump made decisions on his economic team, he continued to mull over who should serve as his top diplomat.
Trump held meetings with candidates for senior administration jobs after he takes office on January 20, at his golf resort in Bedminster, New Jersey.
“If Rudy wants it, he’ll get it,” former House of Representatives Speaker Newt Gingrich told The Kelly File on Fox News.
President-elect Donald Trump’s early list of potential appointments to top positions appears to reward people who were loyal to him during his campaign.
Trump also rapped on the negotiation abilities of Clinton after her open criticism of Vladimir Putin and the deteriorating ties with Philippines.
Fifty former Bush appointees were on a list of people described as founding members of a coalition of Bush alumni supportive of Trump.
Trump is expected to meet Enrique Pena Nieto in Mexico in between fundraising events he has scheduled in California and his immigration speech in Phoenix, Arizona, on Wednesday night.
Trump said he would seek to institute a tracking system to ensure illegal immigrants who overstay their visas are quickly removed.
A move by Donald Trump to modify his stance on immigration could help him attract more support among moderate voters in his uphill drive to win the November 8 election.
Trump attempted damage control by backing away from his ISIS comments and having Republican Party leader Priebus join his rally in Altoona, Pennsylvania.
Donald Trump suggested that gun rights activists could act to stop Hillary Clinton from nominating liberal US Supreme Court justices.
The Republican National Convention at Cleveland showed signs of the failure of the party’s various factions to unite behind Trump.
Trump is getting an up-close look at some of the candidates and talking about it publicly.
She said both she and Sanders “are going to do everything we can” to prevent Republican candidate Donald Trump from winning the November 8 presidential election.
Ohio Governor John Kasich has suspended his campaign to seek the Republican Party nomination for president.
With a variety of weaknesses exposed, Trump is hoping to do some damage control.
Ted Cruz beat Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders pushed past Hilary Clinton in Wisconsin on Tuesday, but Sanders still has a way to go to bridge the gap between him and Clinton.