“We can continue to ensure our own security, while doing our share to welcome refugees fleeing violence,” Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson said.
Pentagon press secretary Peter Cook said that U.S. forces heard the Turks give ten warnings to the two Russian pilots to leave the airspace.
Tunisian President has declared a month-long state of emergency after the bus explosion carrying presidential guards killed 12 and injuring at least 17. Sources say the attack may have been linked the Islamic State group (ISIS).
A spokesman for the US-led military campaign against IS confirmed Turkish claims that the downed Russian warplane was given ten warnings over a period of five minutes.
Police are currently looking for three white male suspects who allegedly shot and injured five people during a Black Lives Matter protest on Monday evening in Minneapolis.
Russian President Vladimir Putin called the downing of the plane a “stab in the back that will have serious consequences for Russia’s relationship with Turkey.”
The lawyer of Ahmed Mohamed sent a letter of demands on Monday to the mayor and police chief of Irving, Texas.
Kerry and the Secretary for Homeland Security attempted to calm the nerves of some governors, assuring them that the ‘multi-agency system’ for vetting refugees is strong.
With climate change already affecting food security worldwide, the number of people without adequate food could grow to 100 million by 2030.
“There’s a long line record of [Donald Trump] making statements for headlines that are very divisive,” Ohio Senate President Keith Faber (R)said on Monday in a press call.