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Mohamed Amashah, 24, was arrested after standing alone in Cairo’s Tahrir Square with a sign that read: “Freedom for all the political prisoners.”
Mary Elizabeth Taylor, one of the highest-ranking Black officials in the administration, said Trump's actions “cut sharply against my core values."
President Trump fired Steve Linick, whose office was reportedly investigating the secretary of state, at Pompeo's request.
A horrific attack at a maternity hospital in Kabul has not been claimed by any group, but the U.S. said it bears all the hallmarks of Afghanistan’s IS affiliate.
The secretary of state claimed he did not know Steve Linick was investigating him.
Steve Linick was reportedly investigating the secretary of state for multiple reasons, including his role in fast-tracking weapons shipments.
Lawmakers on both sides of the aisle have criticized President Donald Trump for his dismissal of State Department IG Steve Linick.
The top Democrats on the House and Senate Foreign Relations Committee on Saturday began a probe into the firing.
The Democratic members of Congress questioned the timing and motivation of State Department Inspector General Steve Linick “unprecedented removal.”
Rep. Eliot Engel blasted the move to fire Steve Linick, who Engel said was investigating Secretary of State Mike Pompeo.