President Trump said that he plans to sign a new executive order next week that will restrict asylum rules. He wants leverage on a migrant caravan from Central America heading to the US border to score some points in the upcoming midterms.
The United States Cyber Command is now keeping an eye on individual Russian operatives in an effort to deter them from interfering with the upcoming midterms. This is the first public cyber operation by the US to protect the country against Russian election meddling.
Bolsonaro has been called the “Brazilian version of Donald Trump” because of his far-right political stance, but even in light of several alarming racist, homophobic and fascist statements, the candidate leads the polls. Oliver explains how this is happening and why he thinks Bolsonaro “is a terrible human being.”
President Donald Trump referred to Germany as a “captive of Russia” during the NATO summit in Brussels. The president also requested from NATO allies to double up defense spending as part of their commitment to the military alliance.