“U.S. Considers Punishing Myanmar With Sanctions Over Treatment Of Rohingya Muslims”


HUFFINGTON POST

“WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States is taking steps and considering a range of further actions over Myanmar’s treatment of its Rohingya Muslim minority, including targeted sanctions under its Global Magnitsky law, the State Department said on Monday.

“We express our gravest concern with recent events in Myanmar’s Rakhine state and the violent, traumatic abuses Rohingya and other communities have endured,” it said in a statement.” MORE

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“Trump travel ban back in court Monday”


POLITICO

“The dispute to be aired Monday is over orders the Supreme Court issued in June and July outlining who would and would not get a short-term reprieve from Trump’s halt on immigration from six majority-Muslim countries and his ban on admission of refugees from across the globe.

“This will be the most important interpretation yet of what the Supreme Court said on June 26th,” said University of Texas law professor Stephen Vladeck.”  MORE

“Trump Picks Fights on Twitter, Pisses Off World: A Closer Look”


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CARTOON


“Donald Trump Shows Power Of U.S. By Curtsying For Saudi King”


HUFFINGTON POST

He once criticized Barack Obama for bowing to the country’s leader.

CARTOON


“Why Wasn’t Donald Trump’s Bigotry a Deal-Breaker?: The Daily Show”


“Blackwater founder held secret Seychelles meeting to establish Trump-Putin back channel”


THE WASHINGTON POST

Blackwater founder Erik Prince met with a Russian person close to President Vladimir Putin, according to U.S., European and Arab officials. (Sarah Parnass/The Washington Post)

“Read The New Federal Court Ruling Blocking Trump’s Travel Ban”


HUFFINGTON POST

The ruling put a hold on key aspects of the administration’s revised travel ban.

“9th Circuit Court Of Appeals On The Verge Of Dealing Trump’s Travel Ban Another Blow”


POLITICUS USA

While the court said it doesn't expect to hand down a decision today, it's clear that opponents of Trump's travel ban have the advantage.
While the court said it doesn’t expect to hand down a decision today, it’s clear that opponents of Trump’s travel ban have the advantage.