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trump, peace, solution

Trump may not pursue two-state solution for Israel and Palestinians

White House official says peace is the goal and this could be achieved with both parties agreeing on ‘something else’The Trump administration has said peace between Israel and the Palestinians may not come in the form of a two-state solution – a dramatic shift from the stance of Barack Obama who said he saw no alternative.Speaking to reporters ahead of President Donald Trump’s meeting on Wednes...

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White House backs away from two-state solution in Israeli-Palestinian conflict

On the eve of the first summit between President Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, the White House late Tuesday appeared to back away from the long-standing U.S. advocacy of a so-called two-state solution for peace between Israe...

White House voices doubts over two-state solution on eve of Netanyahu visit

The Trump administration suggested Tuesday that peace between the Israelis and Palestinians may not come in the form of a two-state solution — a position that could represent a dramatic shift from Barack Obama, who said he saw no alternative.

ramirez, daca, immigration

Federal immigration agents arrest a DACA-eligible 'Dreamer' in Seattle, lawsuit says

Immigration agents have detained and threatened to deport a 23-year-old immigrant in Seattle who came to the U.S. illegally as a child and had received protection under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, a new lawsuit says. Daniel Ramirez Medina  was arrested at his father’s home...

health, obamacare, care

Republicans Jammed by Both Sides on Obamacare Repeal

Caitlin Huey-Burns, RCPRepublicans spent the last three election cycles campaigning on a pledge to repeal Obamacare—and to great effect. The GOP gained control of the House, Senate, and the White House since the signing of the health care law. The inauguration of Donald Trump was supposed to be the final piece in congressional Republicans' plan to gut the former president’s legacy i...

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