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Homeland Security News: Readout from Secretary Nielsen’s Trip to California

WASHINGTON – Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen M. Nielsen traveled to Sacramento and Redding, California to address the ongoing wildfires.  While in California, the Secretary participated in a briefing with state and local officials regarding the damage caused by the recent wildfires. She also participated in a ground survey of areas affected by the Carr … Continue reading Homeland Security News: Readout from Secretary Nielsen’s Trip to California

Homeland Security News: Readout from Secretary Nielsen’s Trip to Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands

WASHINGTON – On August 3, Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen M. Nielsen traveled to San Juan, Puerto Rico and St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands to discuss ongoing hurricane recovery and preparedness efforts.  Secretary Nielsen was joined by Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Administrator Brock Long and General Terrence J. O’Shaughnessy, Commander, United States Northern Command. … Continue reading Homeland Security News: Readout from Secretary Nielsen’s Trip to Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands

Homeland Security News: DHS Secretary Nielsen Meets with Mexican Secretary of Governance Alfonso Navarrete Prida

WASHINGTON – On July 30, Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen M. Nielsen met with Mexican Secretary of Governance Alfonso Navarrete Prida to reaffirm the importance of a strong, coordinated approach to border security that includes joint actions and robust information sharing.  The two discussed ways the United States and Mexico can engage regional governments, international … Continue reading Homeland Security News: DHS Secretary Nielsen Meets with Mexican Secretary of Governance Alfonso Navarrete Prida

Homeland Security News: DHS Secretary Kirstjen M. Nielsen to Travel to Mexico

WASHINGTON – Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen M. Nielsen will travel to Mexico City, Mexico with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Secretary of Treasury Steven Mnuchin on Friday, July 13th.  While in Mexico, Secretary Nielsen will meet with President Enrique Pena Nieto, Foreign Secretary Luis Videgaray Caso, Secretary of Governance Alfonso Navarrete Prida, and … Continue reading Homeland Security News: DHS Secretary Kirstjen M. Nielsen to Travel to Mexico

Homeland Security News: Readout from Secretary Kirstjen M. Nielsen’s Meetings in Guatemala

WASHINGTON – On July 10, Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen M. Nielsen met with foreign and security ministers from Guatemala, Honduras, El Salvador, and Mexico in Guatemala City, Guatemala to discuss joint international efforts to combat human trafficking, drug smuggling, and illegal immigration.  During these meetings, the ministers and Secretary Nielsen reiterated their commitment to … Continue reading Homeland Security News: Readout from Secretary Kirstjen M. Nielsen’s Meetings in Guatemala

Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen M. Nielsen Statement – Retirement of Deputy Secretary Elaine C. Duke

WASHINGTON (STL.News) Yesterday, Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen M. Nielsen released the following statement on the announcement that the Deputy Secretary of Homeland Security Elaine C. Duke is retiring this spring: “Today, Deputy Secretary Duke announced that she will retire from government service in April.  Elaine has selflessly served the federal government for three decades, … Continue reading Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen M. Nielsen Statement – Retirement of Deputy Secretary Elaine C. Duke

Statement by Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen M. Nielsen on The United Nations Security Council Resolution on Counterterrorism

Statement by Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen M. Nielsen released today about the United Nations Security Council Resolution on Counterterrorism WASHINGTON, DC/December 21, 2017 (STL.News) – Today, Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen M. Nielsen released the following statement on the United Nations Security Council Resolution on Counterterrorism: “I commend the United Nations Security Council for … Continue reading Statement by Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen M. Nielsen on The United Nations Security Council Resolution on Counterterrorism