Defense Secretary James Mattis: ‘We’re Not In Iraq To Seize Anybody’s Oil’

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis seems to be aiming to reassure U.S. allies while overseas. Ahead of an unannounced visit to Iraq, Mattis rejected President Trump

In an unannounced visit Monday, Defense Secretary James Mattis traveled to Baghdad to meet with Iraqi leaders. He arrived during a fight to retake western Mosul, with faith in U.S. allies at a low.

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Trump Meets Finalists; May Expand Search For National Security Adviser

President Trump waves on Friday after arriving on Air Force One at the Palm Beach International Airport to spend the weekend at Mar-a-Lago resort in West Palm Beach. It

President Trump on Sunday interviewed four finalists for the job of national security adviser. A White House spokesman says more names may be added to the list on Monday.

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75 Years Later, Americans Still Bear Scars Of Internment Order

This 1945 photo provided by the family shows Shizuko Ina, with her son Kiyoshi (left) and daughter Satsuki in an internment camp in Tule Lake, Calif. This photograph was taken by a family friend who was a soldier at the time, since cameras were considered contraband at the camp. Satsuki was born at the camp.

Two months after Pearl Harbor, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt signed the executive order that paved the way for Japanese-American internment. Decades later, those dark days resonate.

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