The diversity problem predates this administration, but some State Department officials fear it’s getting worse.
The increase reflects a shift in focus away from counterterrorism and toward possible conflict with China or Russia.
Mari Stull, a wine blogger-turned-Trump appointee, is the subject of two investigations into allegations of reprisals and bullying at the State Department.
Fighters were armed and paid to keep Iranian-linked forces away from Israel’s border.
Internal cable cites report that farm murders in South Africa are at their lowest level in 19 years.
Families say the State Department continues to curb benefits mandated by law.
Kushner hopes cuts will pressure Palestinians to accept a U.S. peace plan.
In internal emails, Jared Kushner advocated a “sincere effort to disrupt” the U.N.’s relief agency for Palestinians.
Economic advisors questioned the administration’s data but were ignored.
The shift is part of the Trump administration’s broader campaign to crack down on refugees and immigration.
A number of B-1 seats could still malfunction after a dangerous May mishap.
The department prepared to criticize Russia’s role in the 2014 downing of a civilian airliner over Ukraine, but the statement was never released.