Goldstein is President Donald Trump's nominee for under secretary of state for public diplomacy and public affairs, and is a communications and marketing executive with experience at large corporations as well as in government
The actor known lately for his recurring role on Saturday Night Live wowed more than 2,000 party faithful, at times slipping into the Trump spoof but urging them to work harder than they did in 2016, when Trump carried the state
The White House said Monday that with the defeat of Islamic State the United States is winding down its military support for the local groups fighting the militants. The news of the policy change first came last week from Turkey, which has long complained of the US support for Kurdish YPG militia that Ankara considers a terrorist organization. VOA's Zlatica Hoke reports.