Humanitarian aid may be sent to Afghanistan by the United States, but that hasn’t been confirmed by Washington. According to the Associated Press, the Taliban regime that conquered that country after the […]
Afghanistan resolution returns
A resolution “in support of Afghan refugees and the people of Afghanistan” that was controversial when first introduced last month goes before the Garden Grove City Council meeting on Tuesday. The revised […]
Should U.S. troops have stayed?
The latest Afghan war is over. The political battle over who is to blame continues. Testifying before the Senate Armed Services Committee on Tuesday, two top military officials spoke on what might […]
Judge blocks abortion lawsuit
A new highly restrictive abortion law in Texas – considered the toughest in the nation – as already run into its first legal obstacle. According to United Press International, a Travis County […]
Biden defends Afghan pullout
President Joe Biden defended the withdrawal of U.S. troops from Afghanistan on Tuesday, calling it “an extraordinary success.” United Press International reported that Biden said, “Last night in Kabul, the United States […]
U.S. role in Afghanistan ends
The evacuation of Americans, other Westerners and Afghan allies from Afghanistan finished on Monday, writing the final chapter to the 20-year U.S. intervention in the remote Central Asian nation. According to the […]
Will Ida be as bad as Katrina?
As Hurricane Ida hits Louisiana and approaches New Orleans, residents, government officials and travelers wonder if this powerful storm – already described as one of the strongest on record – will cause […]
More terror attacks coming?
Access to Kabul’s airport has been mostly cut off by Taliban forces as the evacuation of Americans, other Westerners and Afghan allies approaches a final deadline on Tuesday. The intent of the […]
Evacuation goes on, threat stays
U.S. military forces are continuing to work to evacuate Americans, other Westerners and Afghan allies from Kabul a day after terrorist attacks killed 169 Afghans and 13 members of American military services. […]
Terror attacks at Kabul airport kill 72; Biden vows payback
Warnings of an imminent attack by terrorists on Kabul Airport in Afghanistan came true Thursday as 60 Afghans and 12 Americans were killed. According to the Associated Press, two suicide bombers and […]