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BERLIN | Putin dances at Austria wedding before meeting Merkel

BERLIN  — Russian President Vladimir Putin made a flying visit to Austria to attend the wedding of the country’s foreign minister Saturday before heading to Berlin for talks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel. Austrian authorities imposed tight security measures around the site of the ceremony near the southern border with Slovenia, where Foreign Minister Karin … Continue reading BERLIN | Putin dances at Austria wedding before meeting Merkel

BERLIN  | Austria says it’s prepared to ‘protect’ its southern border

BERLIN — Austria’s government and German Chancellor Angela Merkel‘s coalition partners raised questions Tuesday about a deal to end a crisis over migration policy, with Vienna saying it is prepared to take unspecified measures to “protect” Austria’s southern border if migrants are its neighbor turns back migrants. In a compromise Monday night to end a … Continue reading BERLIN  | Austria says it’s prepared to ‘protect’ its southern border

WASHINGTON | House GOP gets little direction from Trump on immigration

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump told House Republicans he is “1,000 percent” behind their rival immigration bills, providing little clear direction for party leaders searching for a way to defuse the escalating controversy over family separations at the southern border. And it’s uncertain if Trump’s support will be enough to push any legislation through the … Continue reading WASHINGTON | House GOP gets little direction from Trump on immigration

Missouri Lieutenant Governor Mike Parson Supports Trump Administration Border Security Effort

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Missouri Lieutenant Governor Mike Parson announced his support for President Trump’s call to mobilize the National Guard to secure our southern border, writing a letter to President Trump and issuing the following statement: “I fully support President Trump’s call to deploy the National Guard to bolster border security efforts. If called … Continue reading Missouri Lieutenant Governor Mike Parson Supports Trump Administration Border Security Effort