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Democrats Are a No-Show for Jerusalem Embassy Move

Senators Ted Cruz (R-TX), Dean Heller (R-NV), Lindsey Graham (R-SC), and Mike Lee (R-UT) made the trip, along with ten Republican U.S. Representatives — but not one Democrat joined the U.S. delegation for the embassy event.

Republican Senators at Embassy opening (Joel Pollak / Breitbart News)

US Embassy London: Controlled Explosion on Unattended Vehicles

Police have carried out a controlled explosion outside the new United States Embassy in Wandsworth, London after concerns over two suspect unattended vehicles nearby. The new embassy, which is presently under construction, and the area around it has been placed

Construction continues around Battersea Power Station near the new U.S. Embassy on January 11, 2017 in London, England.

Bipartisan Support Against U.S.-Cuba Relations Exists

President Obama’s move to take Cuba off the State Sponsors of Terrorism list and “normalize” relations between the U.S. and that criminal regime has been met with bipartisan disapproval in the U.S. Congress, leaving many Americans questioning where their values as a country have gone.

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Rubio Vows to Block Confirmation of U.S. Ambassador to Cuba

President Barack Obama’s administration has aggressively pushed for normalizing relations with the island nation. In April the State Department removed Cuba from the list of State Sponsors of Terrorism, despite ongoing concerns about its support for terrorism and human rights violations. This decision was heavily criticized by both Rubio and Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX), Rubio’s fellow Republican in the Senate and competitor for the GOP presidential nomination.

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US to Americans in Yemen: Seek Help From India

The U.S. government is telling Americans who want to escape the security chaos in Yemen to seek assistance from an NGO and India, according to a message from the evacuated U.S. embassy in Sanaa.

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U.S. Evacuates Yemen Embassy

The State Department is confirming it has closed the U.S. Embassy in Yemen and evacuated its staff because of the political crisis and security concerns following the takeover of much of the country by Shiite rebels.