In a thinly veiled reference to Trump’s ‘US-Mexico wall’, Obama said the world was shrinking and it was not possible to stay isolated from troubles abroad.
Donald Trump avoided many of the missteps his critics feared, but he failed to acknowledge the presence of the country’s large Muslim population and its contribution to American society.
Oscar Lopez Rivera was arrested in 1981 and charged with “seditious conspiracy” for his role in a variety of Armed Forces of National Liberation activities.
Intelligence leaker Chelsea Manning spoke out ahead of her release after spending nearly seven years in prison before being granted clemency by Obama.
James Clapper, the director of National Intelligence under Obama, and Sally Yates, who was deputy attorney general, will testify in the Trump-Russia probe.
The NSA collected 151 million records of Americans phone calls even though it had warrants to spy on only 42 terrorism suspects in 2016.
The halt is among the most substantial changes to US surveillance policy in years and comes as digital privacy remains a contentious issue across the globe.
Conservation groups and native American tribal representatives slammed the looming order on monuments, suggesting it would be fought in court.
Obama has largely stayed out of the public eye since leaving office in January despite efforts by Trump and his administration to undo much of Obama’s legacy
The state department replaced the post with a statement saying its intention “was to inform the public about where the president has been hosting world leaders.”
Trump’s policies have not only brought the world to the verge of war, but are also affecting global humanitarian and environmental programmes negatively.
Trump will be reviewing and creating new measures regarding areas available for offshore oil and gas exploration, changing some Obama-era regulations.
With control of over 43% of Afghan territory, many experts believe the Taliban are the fundamental threat to the US-backed government of President Ashraf Ghani.
The protest was against the Trump administration’s proposal to cut US federal science funding and its scepticism towards climate change.
US’s airstrike against Russia’s ally Syria has added another point in the list of tensions between the two.
The opposition to the controversial Keystone XL pipeline continues as farmers and landowners move to derail the project, reopened after Trump’s approval.
At the same time, a broad campaign against UN peacekeeping is also being waged in the Security Council by ambassador Nikki Haley.
The Saudi establishments were accused of having “aided and abetted” the attacks through a variety of “activities in support of al Qaeda” in the years leading up to them.
With Neil Gorsuch aboard, the court has five conservative justices and four liberals, a majority that could be pivotal in deciding a range of issues including abortion and gun control.
The US missile strike in Syria will unite Russia’s technology with China’s money and muscle and is not good for regional or world peace.
The US military’s attack on a Syrian airforce base sets a worrying precedent of brashness and uncertainty in how the Trump administration may handle future crises in international relations.
Moscow offered an alternative explanation: that the poison gas belonged to rebels and had leaked from an insurgent weapons depot hit by Syrian bombs.
Western countries blamed Syrian armed forces for the recent gas attack in the town of Khan Sheikhoun in a rebel-held area of Idliib.
Trump’s executive order to roll back the Clean Power Plan will not impact the policies of other countries, but moving money away from climate research will.
The sanitation ministry has stated that efforts should be made to ensure that members of the community are “recognised as equal citizens”.
The lack of a resolution complicates a White House push for a House vote on a healthcare proposal before Friday, when lawmakers return to their districts for two weeks.
The trip was Sisi’s first official US visit since being elected president in 2014. Trump’s predecessor, Barack Obama, never extended an invitation.
This is the first multilateral negotiation on nuclear weapons since the Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty was adopted in 1996.
Ten days ago, House speaker Paul Ryan was forced to cancel a vote on an Obamacare replacement Bill, when it was clear he could not deliver the votes needed for it to pass.
Beyond her own personal humiliation, the ramifications of Park’s fall are already reverberating from domestic South Korean politics into the fraught geopolitics of Northeast Asia.
The discord following the healthcare debacle has not been limited to tensions between Trump and the Freedom Caucus – a bloc of conservatives in the House.
The Trump administration’s view is a departure from Obama’s stance and at odds with European powers, who insist Bashar al-Assad must step down.
After Israel said in January that it was reducing its contribution by $6 million, it has further cut funds by $2 million and will now pay the UN only $3.7 million
Republican senators John McCain and Lindsey Graham, both influential foreign policy hawks, have questioned Devin Nunes’ actions.
Kushner has been a regular presence at his father-in-law’s side and was earlier cleared by the justice department to serve as a White House senior adviser.
The order’s main target is former President Barack Obama’s Clean Power Plan, which required states to slash carbon emissions from power plants
The wide-ranging order is the boldest yet in Trump’s push to cut environmental regulation to revive the oil and gas drilling and coal mining industries.
On Monday, it emerged that executives of Russian state development bank Vnesheconombank (VEB) had talks with Kushner during a bank roadshow last year.
Hundreds of demonstrators turned out in Washington, Chicago and Los Angeles marking the seventh anniversary of enactment of Obamacare.
The president apparently wants to put the US on a permanent war footing to sustain his unpopular presidency.