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One year ago, Donald Trump won a surprise victory in the US presidential election, sending shockwaves around the world. Since then, the line has been drawn further in the sand with more and more Americans pushed to extremes of either loving President Trump or loathing him. In this special edition of Inside The Americas, we take a closer look at Trump’s Divided States of America.
Twelve months after his election as president of the United States, the billionaire real estate mogul Donald Trump continues to cause controversy, through his tweets, his relations with the media and, of course, his divisive policies.
With Donald Trump as US president, many minority groups have gone from being protected under the Obama administration to feeling persecuted. Our reporters Philip Crowther and Sonia Dridi have been to the north-eastern city of Baltimore, where some live in very real fear of what Trumps years in power could bring.
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Meanwhile, in California, Trump voters are finding it increasingly difficult to live in a state that is a Democratic stronghold. They say they have been ostracised, to the point where some of them have actually decided to leave and move to a more conservative state. Our correspondents Valérie Defert, Romain Jany and Haydé FitzPatrick report from Los Angeles.
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1. Trump from mikenova (196 sites): Just Security: Congress is Facing Decisions on Torture, and Needs to Treat Them As Such
 

On October 17, the Senate Intelligence Committee held a hearing on Christopher Sharpleys nomination to become the next CIA inspector general. He has been the agencys acting IG since early 2015. Much of the hearing focused on the ways in which Sharpley (mis)handled the torture reportthe committees 6,700-page oversight study of the CIAs former detention and interrogation program.

In a series of exchanges with committee members, Sharpley explained how, on his watch, the IGs office lost the disk on which the report was transmitted (but didnt really lose it), and then destroyed the disk (but didnt really destroy it). More troubling, it was Sharpley, and Sharpley alone in his words, who decided to comply with Chairman Richard Burrs (R-N.C.) demandmade to every executive branch recipientto return the report, unopened and unread, to the committee.

Sen. Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) was not impressed: If your office and the committee are going to be erasing historical records because somebody down the road is unhappy with them, he said, our country is going to need a lot of erasers. Wyden worried aloud about the precedent Sharpley’s decision set, and was so exasperated by the nominees refusal to acknowledge as much that he spontaneously announced his intention to vote no from the dais. Sen. Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.) followed up by pointing out that the report includes chapters dealing specifically with the IGs office, then asked Sharpley if he at least consider[ed] reading the report before returning [it]so you could do your job more effectively? No, I did not, Sharply replied. He conceded that he could have done so, but chose not to. Ranking Member Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) took a moment to remind Sharply of the obvious: The point of distributing [the report] to the departments was in the hope they would read it, not look at it as some poison document, and learn from it.

Committee members must now decide whether to advance Sharpleys nomination. If they do, it will be up to the full Senate whether to confirm him.

These votes are two in a series of upcoming decisions that, to varying degrees and in different ways, will speak to the strength and durability of lawmakers commitment to the prohibition on torture. Some of these decisions, which I describe below, may not be understood as suchparticularly in policy circlesbut they should be.

Congress has made important strides in recent years toward building a bipartisan consensus against torture. For example, responding to allegations of cruelty and abuse by U.S. forces and seeking to prevent their repetition, the Senate passed the 2005 Detainee Treatment Act (DTA) by a vote of 90-9. In 2009, by a vote of 14-1, the Senate Intelligence Committee opened an investigation into the CIAs enhanced interrogation program, which culminated five years later in the torture report. The horrors and failures described in the reports executive summary drove Congress again to step in; Sens. Feinstein and John McCain (R-Ariz.) introduced an amendment to the FY2016 defense authorization bill to reinforce safeguards against a return to torture. Like the DTA, the McCain-Feinstein amendment passed by an overwhelming bipartisan majority, including support from the chair and ranking members of the Intelligence, Armed Services, Judiciary, Foreign Relations and Homeland Security Committees.

Of course, the legislative branchs progress on torture has not been uniform, and there is work still to be done. But the trend line points in the right direction. Congress needs to make sure that continues. Any backsliding on torture cracks open a door that Congress has taken significant steps toward sealing shut. Given the presidents open embrace of torture, and the distaste that some in his administration have shown for congressional oversight, that is not a risk that lawmakers can afford to run.

The Bradbury nomination

If you Google Steven G. Bradbury, you get a steady stream of returns discussing his role facilitating torture as acting head of the Justice Departments Office of Legal Counsel from 2005 to 2009. Indeed, Bradbury repeatedly signed off on the full slate of enhanced interrogation techniquesincluding waterboarding and 180-hour sleep deprivation, often accompanied by shackling. Neither enactment of the DTA (explicitly designed to prevent cruel, inhuman and degrading treatment) nor the Supreme Courts 2006 decision in Hamdan v. Rumsfeld (holding that Common Article 3 of the Geneva Conventions protects detainees in the conflict with Al Qaeda) was enough to stop him. The CIA again sought legal cover in 2007 and Bradbury authorized every abuse that the agency proposed to inflict. In a move at once illuminating and ill-considered, Bradbury justified his conclusions in part by misrepresenting that several lawmakersincluding former prisoner of war and torture survivor Senator McCainunderstood and were fine with what the CIA was doing. In fact, McCain had previously told the CIA he thought sleep deprivation was torture, and several other Senators raised objections to the agencys program months prior to Bradburys 2007 memo.

In June, President Trump nominated Bradbury for general counsel at the Department of Transportation. Bradbury passed out of committee in August on a straight party line vote (14-13), but Sen. Tammy Duckworth (D-Ill.) made plain why his nomination cannot be about politics: When youre stuck bleeding in a helicopter behind enemy lines like I was, you hope and pray that if the enemy finds you first, they treat you humanely. Mr. Bradbury lacked moral conviction in the Bush White House, and I dont think he can be trusted to stand up for the values I fought to defend, especially not in a Trump Presidency.

On Wednesday, in the context of a different confirmation vote, Senator McCain announced that he would oppose any nominee who in any way has supported the use of enhanced interrogation. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) filed cloture on Bradburys nomination anyway, and a vote is scheduled for Monday evening (Nov. 13).

The full Senate is now all that stands between Bradbury and a senior position of government trust. This vote is about accountability and about Congress leaving no doubt that, as Sens. Susan Collins (R-Maine) and Angus King (I-Maine) have said previously, lawmakers believe [t]orture is wrong and have a responsibility to make sure that the misconduct and the grave errors made in the CIAs detention and interrogation program never happen again.

Congress refused to confirm Bradbury once during the Bush administration, when less was known about the horrors of the program he helped authorize. Will lawmakers demonstrate the courage of their convictions again now?

Detention and treatment of asylees and immigrant torture survivors

On October 8, President Trump wrote Senate and House Minority leadership with a set of immigration-reform demands that the President said must be included as part of any legislation addressing the status of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) recipients. Both Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) and Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) made clear that the Presidents from the desk of Stephen Miller wish list was dead on arrival. That is undoubtedly true, taking the White Houses proposal as a whole. The question is whether any of the individual policies and principles that comprise it will end up on the negotiating table (probably yes), and if so which ones.

Several of the White Houses desired legal and policy changes would be devastating to torture survivors. For example, the President wants to ratchet up the standard of proof at the initial screening stage for arriving noncitizens who express a fear of torture (or other types of persecution) if returned to their country. He wants to jail more asylum seekers for the duration of their immigration court proceedings. And he wants to remove more asylum seekers through an expedited procedure that affords them minimal due process.

There are two predictable consequences of these reforms: refoulement and retraumatization. The former is unlawful and the latter both needless and cruel. My organization, the Center for Victims of Torture (CVT), extends rehabilitative care to thousands of torture survivors every year. As we explained in Tortured and Detained: Survivor Stories of U.S. Immigration Detention, many survivors remain captive to their traumatic past. They are haunted by intrusive memories, excessive rumination and nightmares, with repeated episodes of actively re-experiencing past traumas. They have often lost their sense of safety and feel that their identity and role in society is erased. They struggle with sleep disorders, anxiety, chronic pain, irritability, startle responses, suicidal ideation and depression.

Detention exacerbates these harms. (Obviously so too does forcing somebody back to the country where she was tortured and fears she could be again.) It subjects torture survivors, and asylum seekers fleeing other types of persecution, to a profound sense of powerlessness and ongoing dread at the prospect of being returned to torture and abuse. All of this risks recapitulating survivors traumatic pasts.

Unfortunately, several of the Presidents asylum-related demands have been percolating in Congress for some time. Passing them would undermine the prohibition on torture. If lawmakers want to get serious about reforming the immigration detention system, they should look instead to Reps. Pramila Jayapal (D-Wash.) and Adam Smith (D-Wash.), whose Dignity for Detained Immigrants Act is a fact (as opposed to myth) based legislative response to the systems many failings. Notably, and appropriately, their bill prohibits detaining torture survivors and other vulnerable groups at all unless the government shows that placement in a community-based supervision program is unreasonable or impracticable.

Funding for torture survivor rehabilitation

Since ratifying the Convention Against Torture (CAT) in 1994, the United States has submitted several periodic reports to the treatys monitoring bodythe Committee Against Torturedescribing implementation of the rights CAT guarantees. In each of those reports, the government discusses funding it provides for torture rehabilitation services. This includes grants from the Department of Health and Human Services Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR) to torture rehabilitation centers serving survivors inside the United States, as well as similar State Department (Bureau for Population, Refugees and Migration) and USAID funding for programs serving survivors abroad. It also includes the United States contribution to the UN Voluntary Fund for Victims of Torture (UN Fund), which assists torture victims and their families through a variety of channels.

President Trumps proposed FY2018 budget would reduce some of these funding streams; in particular, it would zero out the account that pays into the UN Fund. Thankfully, congressional appropriators appear poised not to let that happen.

In the Senate, the full Appropriations Committee has approved FY2018 bills for both the Department of Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies (Labor-HHS), and the Department of State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs (SFOPS). The former allocates just under $11 million to ORRs Victims of Torture Program. The latter provides for a $6.55 million contribution to the UN Fund and $12 million to support USAIDs Victims of Torture Program. These appropriations track previous years, with a slight increase in the case of USAID.

In the House, the full chamber has passed all twelve of its annual appropriations bills. The funding package mirrors the Senate Labor-HHS allocation for ORRs Victims of Torture Program. It does not provide line items for either the UN Fund or USAIDs Victims of Torture Program, though that is consistent with past practice.

The House and Senate bills now move to conference, where appropriators will look to reconcile differences between them and (at least in theory*) craft an omnibus bill on which both chambers will votethen send to the Presidents desk for signatureby December 8, the date through which the government is currently funded.

Conference negotiations necessarily involve at least a degree of compromise. Some items get prioritized. Others get traded away. Lawmakers should protect torture survivor rehabilitation funding. Failure to do so would not only send a terrible message, but also directly harm thousands of survivors and their families who depend on the services this funding provides as they struggle to reclaim their lives.

*Perhaps more likely in practice is a short-term Continuing Resolution that extends government funding at current fiscal year levels.

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Today, leading members of Yemen’s civil society issued a statement condemning the Saudi-led coalition’s closure of all air, land, and sea ports in Yemen. The civil society leaders called the blockade a form of “collective punishment.” The Saudi-led Coalition announced the closures earlier this week, after Houthi forces fired a missile at Riyadh.

The statement, prepared by civil society leaders from across Yemen, explains that the closures are having a “catastrophic impact on all Yemenis,” with massive increases in fuel and water prices over the past few days. Given the reliance of the country on food imports, the closures are “pushing more than 7 million people into starvation.” The UN’s Emergency Relief Coordinator also warned this week that unless the ports are opened, Yemen will be “gripped by famine” and it “will be the largest famine the world has seen for many decades.”

The civil society leaders call on Saudi Arabia “to urgently reopen the Yemeni air, land and sea ports and allow imports of food, fuel and medicine into Yemen.”

The statement is reproduced in full below:

Statement by Yemeni social figures on the Saudi-led Arab Coalitions closure of Yemeni land, sea and air ports

We express our deep concern and condemnation of the decision of the Saudi-led Arab coalition to close Yemens air, land and sea ports.

This decision has a great and catastrophic impact on all Yemenis, exacerbating the suffering and hardship Yemeni people have faced over the past three years. It has come despite the many appeals and warnings by various local and international organizations working in the humanitarian field in order to combat the biggest humanitarian crisis precipitated by the war. The dire situation has been compounded by the  fact that the UN Verification and Inspection Mechanism for Yemen (UNVIM) has requested all commercial vessels at the ports of Hodeidah to leave.

The decision has had a dramatic spillover effects. Daily life has been strangled in many parts of Yemen. Exchange rates have collapsed. Fuel prices have rised by 60 percent: gas stations are crowded with long lines of cars in crisis. Even water prices have doubled.

The closure of Yemen’s ports, in light of the difficult humanitarian situation and Yemen’s reliance on imports to cover nearly 90 percent of the country’s food needs, is pushing more than 7 million people into starvation. The cut-off of the supply lines and the closure of ports is considered a form of collective punishment that will undoubtedly exacerbate the humanitarian crisis in Yemen, resulting in the collapse of local currency and the hindering trade–while simultaneously benefitting warlords by allowing the black market to flourish.

We therefore call upon the Saudi-led Arab Coalition , and in particular the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, to urgently reopen the Yemeni air, land and sea ports and  allow imports of food, fuel and medicine into Yemen, as well as to improve the effectiveness of international mechanisms to prevent the smuggling of weapons into Yemen.

We also strongly condemn and reject the continued siege of Taiz by Houthi/Saleh forces, as well as the hindering the work of humanitarian organizations and humanitarian aid shipments by the Houthis/Saleh forces.

The suffering of the Yemeni people is no longer unknown to anyone. Ignoring this deepening catastrophe will never serve security and peace in the region and will undoubtedly have dire consequences not only for the future of Yemen but also for the region as a whole.

Finally, we remind everyone of the need to move away from using the economy and humanitarian aid as a war weapon or imposing mechanisms of collective punishment as a means of punishing the other side. This will not achieve any victories for any party but will rather create more aggressive reasons and motives for the continuation of the war.

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Afrah Al-Zoubah

Ahmed Abdullah Al-Khameri

Ahmed Ibn Al-Shwal

Akram Al-Shawafi

Ala Qasim

Amal Nasser

Ammar Al-Aulaqi

Baras Shiban

BilqisAl-Lahbi

Bushra Nasr

Dr. Mohammed Al-Mahfali

Dr. Najat Juman

Enas Al-Arashi

Farea Almuslim

Fouad Al-Nahari

Hussein Al-Wadai

Jamal Badr

Khaldoun Bakaheel

Khatab Al-Rawhani

Maged Almadhagi

Marwa Baabad

Mayssa ShujaAldeen

Mohammed Azzan

Mohammed Saleh Al-Katheri

Nadwa Al-Dawsri

Osamah Abdullah Al-Rawhani

Rafat Ali Al-Akhali

Rasha Jarhum

Tareq Hassan

Tawfiq Al-Janad

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Telegraph.co.uk
Former Trump adviser Michael Flynn and his son investigated over alleged $15million plot to kidnap Turkish cleric
Telegraph.co.uk
Special counsel Robert Mueller is investigating whether U.S. President Donald Trump’s first national security adviser, Michael Flynn, was involved in an alleged plan to seize a Muslim cleric and deliver him to Turkey in exchange for millions of dollars 
Mueller to probe Trump’s former adviser over alleged rendition plotThe National
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Donald Trump ‘snubs’ formal Putin meeting at APEC summit in Vietnam
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Robert Mueller Is Moving Toward Donald Trump
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Special counsel Robert Mueller filed a document in federal court that says, Defendant has indicated that he is willing to cooperate with the government in its ongoing investigation into Russian efforts to interfere in the 2016 presidential election.
YORK: Muller does what special prosecutors doGoshen News
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Robert Mueller Is Moving Toward Donald Trump
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Special counsel Robert Mueller filed a document in federal court that says, Defendant has indicated that he is willing to cooperate with the government in its ongoing investigation into Russian efforts to interfere in the 2016 presidential election 
Mueller team interviewed Stephen Miller as part of Russia probe: ReportWashington Examiner
Trump associates are getting buried in massive legal fees, and Roger Stone says his are more than $450000Business Insiderall 107 news articles »

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