July THE HILL TALK Digest

U.S. program to train “moderate” Syrian rebels faces severe setbacks

U.S. program to train “moderate” Syrian rebels faces severe setbacks

The Syria Train and Equip program, otherwise known as the New Syrian Force and it’s small number of members as “Division 30″, have endured a week of humiliating defeats at the hands of the Al Nusrah Front, the Al Qaeda affiliate fighting almost all other parties in the multifaceted Syrian civil war. First the two […] 

Recent crimes fueling immigration debate

Recent crimes fueling immigration debate

Separate recent incidents involving illegal immigrants who had been previously deported are fueling the larger debate, most recently sparked by republican presidential candidate Donald Trump’s highly insensitive comments in his announcement speech. A six-time-deported illegal immigrant is charged in the felony hit-and-run of an Arizona mother and her two young children. The man allegedly admitted […] 

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