Tag: Foreign Aid

Trump Administration Slashes Aid to Afghanistan

The Trump administration has made the decision to slash aid to Afghanistan following a visit by Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. According to The Hill: The Trump administration is cutting $1 billion in assistance to Afghanistan after its rival leaders failed to resolve their dispute following Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s visit there Monday. “The United States deeply

Trump Points out Obama Admin’s Withholding of Aid

Trump turned the focus toward the Obama administration recently when he pointed out that it also withheld foreign aid. According to The Hill: President Trump pointed to former President Obama in a tweet ahead of the resumption of the Senate impeachment trial on Thursday, saying that his predecessor withheld aid from multiple countries too. “The Democrats

Trump Considering Linking Foreign Aid to Religious Freedom in Countries

President Trump is making another bold move in ensuring religious freedom gains ground worldwide. Trump wants to tie United States foreign aid to the religious freedom protections in receiving countries. According to The Daily Caller: President Donald Trump is reportedly poised to make United States foreign aid around the world contingent upon recipient countries maintaining