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Trump hosts evangelical leaders at the White House

President Donald Trump says the government’s “attacks on communities of faith” are over as he hosts a dinner celebrating evangelical Christian leaders at the White House. Trump says the government in recent years has tried to undermine religious freedom, but those days are over. Remarks by President Trump at Dinner...


Trump administration sanctions Turkish officials over American pastor’s arrest

Donald Trump sanctions Turkish officials over pastor’s arrest WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump’s administration moved Wednesday to put economic sanctions on officials in Turkey over the imprisonment of American pastor Andrew Brunson. “Pastor Brunson’s unjust detention and continued prosecution by Turkish officials is simply unacceptable,” said Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin. “President Trump has made...