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What Is the Munich Security Conference, and Why Does It Matter?

World leaders gather on Friday for the annual Munich Security Conference, a meeting begun at the height of the Cold War to address severe military challenges. For decades, the debate was between largely unified Western nations backing [...]

Border security brawl seems near a serene resolution

WASHINGTON (AP) – Congress is set to resolve its clattering brawl with President Donald Trump in uncommonly bipartisan fashion as lawmakers prepare to pass a border security compromise providing a mere sliver of the billions he’s demanded [...]

Huawei Was a Czech Favorite. Now? It’s a National Security Threat.

PRAGUE — For more than 1,000 years, the sprawling castle complex perched high above Prague has been the seat of power for Holy Roman emperors, the kings of Bohemia and, now, the Czech president, Milos Zeman. And for the last four [...]

Congress nears border security deal, but Trump’s support unclear

Whether President Donald Trump, pictured here with Senate Appropriations Chairman Richard Shelby, would sign a border security agreement is unclear. | Al Drago-Pool/Getty Images Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> Congressional [...]

Pelosi says no wall funding in border security deal

After ruling out wall money on Thursday, Speaker Nancy Pelosi insisted it was important to let the conference members “work their will” to hash out an agreement. | M. Scott Mahaskey/POLITICO Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ [...]

China Says Australian Writer Is Suspected of National Security Crimes

“They can use all kinds of leverage — using your family, tell you that your family will be bankrupt or telling you things they’ve said,” Mr. Feng said. “They will use all kinds of leverage to force a confession.” China’s [...]

House Dems push new border security plan as shutdown staggers on

Rep. Lucille Roybal-Allard spent the weekend working on a bill that will “reflect the consensus of House Democrats.” | Alex Brandon/AP Photo Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> House Democrats are preparing a counteroffer [...]

The legality behind President Trump’s national security threat

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Donald Trump rebuffs Dems’ border security plan: ‘They don’t come in through checkpoints’

President Trump on Wednesday waved off Democrats’ claims of support for more security measures at border ports of entry, saying illegal immigrants and criminals mostly enter through long stretches of wilderness on the U.S.-Mexico border. “They [...]

Pelosi, Schumer to deliver rebuttal to Trump address on border security

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi plan to respond to President Donald Trump’s address on border security. | Alex Edelman/AFP/Getty Images Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> House Speaker [...]