. . .The US state department has publicly admitted it is concerned about Gulf-supplied weapons reaching jihadi groups in Syria. The spokeswoman Victoria Nuland said: “There are issues here as to where this [foreign supplied weapons] goes and that we need to all work hard to ensure that extremists, jihadists, al-Qaida [and] other groups who don’t share our larger interest in seeing a democratic Syria emerge from all of this [don’t] get their hands on weapons that can be used to exploit the situation. She also urged Syria’s neighbours to keep a vigilant watch over their airspace after Turkey grounded a passenger jet last week on suspicion of supplying arms to the Syrian government. . .
The policy was first instated by President Reagan to ensure that taxpayers would not be required to indirectly fund abortions in other countries.
How likely is it that this dangerous ideological agenda is about to get worse?
Pro-life lawmakers pledge to resist spending bills that don’t include the Hyde amendment.
Never mind how he voted.
Democratic impeachment managers have a duty to explain how Officer Sicknick died.
Minneapolis is a nice city no longer.
‘So since there [is] so much interest in this report, a summary only would not satisfy the curiosity of the readers,’ Ben Embarek said.
The Left’s venomous attacks against Texas for lifting restrictions are more divisive than usual.
Policies to keep great-power competition from becoming great-power conflict.
Does it matter, and why if so?
Significant fraud is rare, but certain voting reforms are still needed.
Chloé Zhao’s gorgeous, melancholy film makes the nomad life seem like it admits of multiple interpretations, which capture different true things.