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US POLICE during the Ferguson riots in 2015.

US official orders end to information gathering on journalists

The intelligence unit shared intelligence reports on journalists from the New York Times and the blog Lawfare, noting they had published leaked unclassified documents about DHS operations in Portland, the newspaper reported.

By REUTERS
31/07/2020
A man holds a sign outside the home of rabbi Chaim Rottenberg in Monsey

Homeland Sec. issues recommendations to protect religious communities

'The targeting of houses of worship by violent extremists of any ideology is particularly abhorrent and must be prevented.'

By MARCY OSTER/JTA
07/01/2020
ICE officers carry out a raid

U.S. uses fake university to fight visa fraud, 100s of students arrested

"ICE is setting up fake universities to trap students. Yet we were called radical for opposing it," tweeted Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez.

28/11/2019
Swastika grafitti (illustrative)

Hand-drawn swastika found in Homeland Security HQ

The Nazi symbol was discovered on the building’s third floor on Friday. CNN first reported the incident.

By MARCY OSTER/JTA
16/09/2019
Immigrant children, many of whom have been separated from their parents under a new "zero tolerance"

Jewish member quits Homeland Security Council

Elizabeth Holtzman, a one-time New York Democrat, was among four members of the council who stepped down.

By JTA
25/07/2018
US Kosher

Jewish groups get security funding despite talk of rollbacks

The Department of Homeland Security disbursed the funding last week, the vast majority of which goes to Jewish institutions.+

By JTA
10/09/2017
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