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Weekly Security Digest - September 1

 

 

Omar Calls for U.N. to Handle Migration Crisis at the Southern Border

Rep. Ilhan Omar told a Minneapolis audience this week that the United Nations should be brought in to oversee the migration crisis at the southern border.

Iran President Steps Back From Possible Trump Talks

Hassan Rouhani says U.S. must first lift sanctions before summit can take place.

Hong Kong Protesters Target Airport but Planes Keep Flying

Thousands of protesters blocked roads and public transport links to Hong Kong airport on Sunday in a bid to draw world attention to their fight for democracy.

U.N. Expresses Rare Criticism on Palestinian Hate Speech and Incitement

The United Nations’ Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination in Geneva expressed rare criticism over the Palestinian Authority’s hate speech in school textbooks and in its media.

DHS Bars Dem Staffers From Visiting Border Facilities After 'Rude' and 'Disruptive' Behavior

The Department of Homeland Security has barred Democratic staffers from the House Oversight Committee from visiting Customs and Border Protection facilities at the U.S.-Mexico border as part of a planned trip this week after committee staff allegedly were “disruptive” and refused to follow instructions during their last trip.

 


Blaney Hines is the latest veteran to be featured in Secure America Now's veteran recognition program: Home of the Free - Because of the Brave. 

Don Hines writes that his father Blaney was a veteran of World War II, the Korean War and the Vietnam War, enlisting in 1942 and retiring in 1969 as a Chief Warrant Officer. He passed away on April 29, 1984.

Thank you, Blaney, for your service. Click the link to submit your own veteran to be featured! https://www.secureamericanow.org/submit_a_veteran

 




 

 


Over 1,100 fake families were caught trying to cross the border in just one month of 2019 according to Acting Commissioner of Customs and Border Protection Mark Morgan. Because of our weak border security laws, children are being abused by human traffickers on the border and used as tools to guarantee entry into the United States. We must not allow this to continue, we need strong border security laws!