WASHINGTON — Late last month, the Venezuelan embassy was taken over by the American anti-war group Code Pink and a collective of like-minded activists. Their goal? To stop the diplomatic staff of opposition leader Juan Guaidó and his appointed diplomatic staff from taking up posts in the building while embattled socialist president President Nicholas Maduro is still in office.
There's nothing that screams "USA!" more than a burger, fries, and a shake, a combo on the same plane of mainstream Americana as baseball, apple pie, or a monster truck rally. But in recent years, fast food in the United States has gone from being merely a staple of the instant-gratification consumer age to an industry that, at least in many of its ads and promo materials, emphasizes salads, calorie counts, and natural ingredients.
WASHINGTON -- Asked about Kurdistan in Iraq, the autonomous region that has become the United States' favored partner on the ground against the Islamic State group, most officials and analysts speak of constant attacks, military strategy and weapons supplies.
Turkey is currently bombing the Kurds, who were major US allies in the fight against ISIS, to oblivion. Here's @AGuettatfi explaining why -- and it obviously has to do with Trump. https://youtu.be/GSFYsgWR3-Q