Imperial Valley News Center
Washington, DC - Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson: "Please accept my best wishes as the people of Sudan celebrate the 62nd anniversary of Sudan’s independence.
President Donald J. Trump Proclaims January 2018 as National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month
Washington, DC - During National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month, we recommit ourselves to eradicating the evil of enslavement. Human trafficking is a modern form of the oldest and most barbaric type of exploitation. It has no place in our world. This month we do not simply reflect on this appalling reality. We also pledge to do all in our power to end the horrific practice of human trafficking that plagues innocent victims around the world.
Assemblymember Eduardo Garcia Celebrates 2017 Legislative Victories and Outlines Priorities for New Year
Sacramento, California - This year, local Assemblymember Eduardo Garcia (D-Coachella) worked collectively with colleagues, across both sides of the aisle to successfully usher over 30 legislative measures across the finish line.
San Diego, California - San Diego State men’s basketball coach Brian Dutcher announced today that guard Montaque Gill-Caesar has left the program due to medical reasons. The junior, who continues to be on scholarship and is in good academic standing, is enrolled at the University for the upcoming spring semester.
Washington, DC - The United States is deeply concerned by recent attempts in the Kosovo Assembly to abrogate the law on the Specialist Chambers, the court established to hear cases of alleged crimes against humanity, war crimes, and other serious crimes committed during the 1998-2000 conflict. We call on political leaders in the Republic of Kosovo to maintain their commitment to the work of the Chambers and to leave the authorities and jurisdiction of the court unchanged.
Washington, DC - The United States welcomes the urgent and long awaited medical evacuations that took place over the past forty-eight hours from Eastern Ghouta in Syria. We also extend our gratitude to the humanitarian and medical professionals on the ground for their compassion and tireless work. Their dedication and efforts to save lives in the most difficult of environments illustrate the best in humanity.
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