By Rand Paul
Obama acts as though we no longer have a Constitution
Independent voices from the TWT Communities
Al Qaeda is offering a bounty of more than 6 pounds of gold to anyone who assassinates the U.S. ambassador to Yemen after U.S. drone strikes killed nine suspected terrorists last week in the battle-scarred Arabian Peninsula country.
The Turkish ambassador this week accused the top Democrat on the House Foreign Affairs Committee of a cynical assault over the divided island of Cyprus in an election-year political stunt.
Thousands of protesters in the troubled country of Yemen over the weekend demanded the expulsion of U.S. Ambassador Gerald Feierstein, accusing him of interfering in the domestic affairs of a nation convulsed by a year-old uprising.
Thousands of demonstrators in Yemen on Tuesday demanded the expulsion of U.S. Ambassador Gerald Feierstein, accusing him of encouraging a violent crackdown on anti-government protesters.
"This will be a Yemeni fight," he said.
"What we've seen over the past several days is that, in fact, the Yemeni military is beginning ... to challenge al Qaeda in a way that they really haven't done so much over these past months," Ambassador Gerald Feierstein told reporters at the U.S. Embassy this week.