Susan Eisenhower calls on US leaders to ‘unify this country,’ says division is a ‘national security issue’

Susan Eisenhower, the granddaughter of President Dwight D. Eisenhower, told “The Story” Thursday night that America’s leaders must find the “language, the methods and the means to unify this country” amid the coronavirus pandemic and increasing urban violence and unrest. “We really need leadership that leads the entire country,” Eisenhower told host Martha MacCallum, later adding, “it’s[…]

Dems vow a ‘safe and secure event’ after police agencies back out of convention security agreements

Democratic Party officials said on Wednesday that they’re aiming for “a safe and secure” national nominating convention next month in Milwaukee, Wis., after police agencies pulled out of security agreements for the event. “As plans evolve due to the ongoing pandemic, we will continue to work with local law enforcement officials, in coordination with the United States[…]

Homeland Security agents have seized more than $7M in COVID-19 fraud proceeds, made 53 arrests

Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) announced Tuesday that Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) agents have seized more than 900 shipments of counterfeit or substandard medical equipment and supplies — including test kits and purported treatments for COVID-19. The agency made the announcement to mark 100 days since the April launch of Operation Stolen Promise, meant to “protect the Homeland[…]

Some Wisconsin police departments back out of DNC security agreements

At least three Wisconsin police agencies are pulling out of security agreements to send personnel to next month’s Democratic National Convention over orders that would prevent officers from using certain crowd control measures during protests. The Fond du Lac, Franklin and West Allis police departments were part of a collective of outside agencies poised to send 1,000[…]

China announces suspension of Hong Kong extradition treaties as fallout over new security law continues

China announced Tuesday that Hong Kong will suspend extradition treaties with Canada, Australia and the United Kingdom after the group of countries took similar measures in response to its controversial new security law. The developments come as New Zealand became the fourth member of the “Five Eyes” intelligence-sharing alliance – which also includes the U.S. – to announce the suspension of its extradition treaty with the semi-autonomous territory. “Judicial cooperation[…]

r/worldnews – China halts Hong Kong extradition treaties with Canada, Australia and UK – Tit-for-tat move follows similar measures by Ottawa, Canberra and London over its controversial new security law

This is such incredibly wishful thinking… Have you looked at the economic projections for this year and the next? Or at opinion polls in developing nations? China is the only major economy expected to grow this year, with all its major rivals economies expected to crash. Chinese companies are still dominating the markets of countries[…]