An article about Mar-a-lago started making the Twitter rounds Monday afternoon after users — including House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D...
An article about Mar-a-lago started making the Twitter rounds Monday afternoon after users — including House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif. — noticed that it was appearing on the official website for the U.S. embassy in London.
I would have taken this for an “Airbnb for the Affluent Asshole” listing, except it’s published on the official US Embassy & Consulates in the United Kingdom page: The US Ambassador to the Court of St. James didn’t develop this promotional content; it’s from ShareAmerica: ShareAmerica is the U.S. Department of State’s platform for sharing […]
For 12 weekends in a row, Donald Trump has spent time at a Donald Trump-owned or managed property in what has to be a financial boon for the Trump family. Of course, everywhere Donald Trump goes, gaggles of Secret Service agents, staff...Show More Summary
The United States embassy in the U.K. now includes a history of President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago estate on its official website, raising new concerns over the president's conflicts of interest.
From London to Berlin, Washington to Tel Aviv, French voters lined up at polling stations abroad at the weekend to cast ballots for one of the closest presidential elections in years back home.
North Korea has detained a US citizen, officials said, in the latest case of an American being held in the country. The Swedish Embassy in Pyongyang said it was aware of a Korean-American citizen being detained on Friday, but could not comment further. The embassy looks after consular affairs for...
Election season is under way in Iran and the rumour mill is in overdrive as the public tries to divine the backroom machinations that have thrown up major surprises in the past. "I looked back at the cables our embassy was sending out just a few weeks before the last election," said a Western diplomat in Tehran. Show More Summary
Most memorable @jasoninthehouse moment: in 2012, @soledadobrien asked him if he voted to cut embassy security & he was like "Absolutely!" pic.twitter.com/IdIC7FB58K — Jack Runyan (@JackDRunyan) April 21, 2017 Two reporters from the Deseret...Show More Summary
A fake news item appeared to report that Wikileaks' founder was kidnapped from the Ecuadorean embassy in London and his body was dumped in an alley.
In 1980, the Central Intelligence Agency and the Canadian government concocted a bizarre but ultimately successful scheme to rescue six American diplomats trapped in Tehran, following the fall of the United States embassy in Iran to Islamist militants. The plan — often called the "Canadian Caper"...
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is a man who certainly divides opinion. To some, especially those in high office, Assange is a traitor and a threat to national security. To many others, Assange is a cyber freedom fighter, who is determined...Show More Summary
According to inside sources close to the matter, U.S. officials have prepared the charges necessary to seek the arrest of Julian Assange. The WikiLeaks founder is currently holed up in the Ecuadorian embassy in London, and if he remains inside he is untouchable by authorities. Show More Summary
Citing unnamed American officials, CNN reports that the United States is preparing charges to arrest WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, who has spent the last four years alive but clearly bored in Ecuador’s London embassy. Read more....
US authorities are taking steps to formally file charges against and arrest Wikileaks founder Julian Assange, according to a new report from CNN. For the past few years, Assange has been residing inside of the Ecuadorian embassy in London. Show More Summary
"If we, as society, buckle before terror and fearmongering, then we have already lost," said organizers.
The following is one in a series of adapted excerpts from “Diplomats in the Trenches: Profiles of U.S. Foreign Service Officers.” Ken Kero was working in the political section of the U.S. Embassy in Berlin in 2006, when he met a German film editor and photographer named David Mentz. Show More Summary
Although President Donald Trump repeatedly railed against Secretary of State Hillary Clintonf over the attacks on the Benghazi consulate, he still has yet to nominate anyone to oversee American embassy security. As Politico reported, Congressional Democrats are calling the omission hypocritical...
A three-month-old baby was brought to the U.S. Embassy in London to be interviewed over his alleged terrorist ties after his grandfather made a small error on his visa form, according to The Guardian. Read morethis | Linking Blogs | Comments
If you ever wondered if U.S. officials really paid attention to all those questions on immigration forms, here's your answer. A 3-month-old baby was summoned to the U.S. embassy for an interview after his grandfather accidentally ticked...Show More Summary