Daily Archives: July 16, 2017

Australia-US Refugee Deal May Succumb To US Refugee Cap

According to a report published by Reuters on Saturday, July 15th, officials from the United States (US) Department of Homeland Security have abruptly left the island nation of Nauru, which has served in recent years as a dumping ground for people seeking asylum in Australia. US officials had been there […]

President Trump Delays Decision To Permanently Lift Sanctions On Sudan

Before he left office in January 2017, President Barack Obama temporarily lifted financial sanctions on the Sudan. Now, a day before the expiration of the executive order that would permanently lift these sanctions, a decision supported by the United Nations, President Donald Trump’s administration has delayed the final decision to […]