Strikes Successful Against Syrian Chemical Weapons, DoD Officials Say By Lisa Ferdinando, DoD News, Defense Media Activity WASHINGTON -- The strikes last week against Syria’s chemical weapons arsenal were successful in degrading that country’s chemical weapons, research and storage facilities, the Pentagon’s chief spokesperson said today. Read More
By Sydney Greene, The Texas Tribune, April 6, 2018 In response to President Donald Trump's call earlier this week to mobilize the U.S. military for border protection, the Texas National Guard deployed a handful of troops to the Texas-Mexico border on Friday evening, with plans to send 250 more in the next 72 hours. "As early as tomorrow, notifications will go out … Continue reading Texas National Guard Deploys Troops To Texas-Mexico Border
President Trump has been tweeting about this caravan, and warning Mexico to enforce their own border laws and stop this.
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security on Wednesday announced the National Guard will once again be deployed to the country’s southern border in an effort to stop illegal immigration into the country.
Two troops, one of which is American, were killed and another five were wounded by an improvised explosive device (IED) in Syria on Thursday.