The Trump administration issued new sanctions against Iran. This comes one year after Trump withdrew the United States from the 2015 nuclear agreement.
The Department of Homeland Security has been hampered by a chronic lack of steady leadership. Numerous top positions have no confirmed appointees.
Bolton believes that to protect itself and project its power, the United States must be aggressive, unilateral and militant, sharing worldview that animated Richard B. Cheney, who after 9/11 spoke openly about the need to "use any means at our disposal, basically, to achieve our objective."
Russia and China have shown that they are willing and able to harness the power of social media to influence the behavior of American citizens.
The shake-up has accelerated DHS's transformation under Trump to an agency primarily focused on its immigration enforcement efforts.
Former Massachusetts governor Bill Weld officially announced Monday that he will challenge President Trump for the 2020 Republican presidential nomination.
The Executive Order on Coordinating National Resilience to Electromagnetic Threats mandates that the White House take charge of national EMP preparedness.
Amid record numbers of apprehensions, President Donald Trump threatened to close the southern border in a tweet for the third time since Thanksgiving.
The Pentagon released a list of military construction projects, which could be delayed or have funds diverted to fund the southern border fence.
The U.S. and China are embroiled in a retaliatory trade war. Recent reports suggest that both countries are finalizing a comprehensive trade deal.