Imperial Valley News
Washington, DC - President Obama today issued a new Executive Order (E.O.) declaring a national emergency with respect to the unusual and extraordinary threat to the national security and foreign policy of the United States posed by the situation in Burundi. The Executive Order is not targeted at the people of Burundi, but rather is aimed at activities by individuals within the government and armed groups that contribute to the turmoil there, including threats to peace and security, actions that undermine democratic institutions, and human rights abuses.
Washington, DC - On behalf of the American people, we send our heartfelt condolences to the people of the Republic of Korea for the passing of former President Kim Young-sam.
Imperial County, California - Today, Imperial County Supervisor Jack Terrazas, along with County Executive Office staff, visited the Imperial Valley Desert Museum (IVDM) to witness the finish of two exhibits the County funded, titled the Welcome and Visitors Service Area and the Power of Imperial County.
Secretary of State John Kerry's Meeting With Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir and United Arab Emirates Foreign Minister Abdullah bin Zayed
Washington, DC - Secretary Kerry met tonight with Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir and United Arab Emirates Foreign Minister Abdullah bin Zayed.
Washington, DC - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Opdivo (nivolumab) to treat patients with advanced (metastatic) renal cell carcinoma, a form of kidney cancer, who have received a certain type of prior therapy.
Columbia, South Carolina - Chaplain of the Marine Corps Rear Adm. Brent Scott welcomed 20 new chaplains into the Chaplain Corps as they graduated from the Naval Chaplaincy School and Center November 19.