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At US Marine base, families plead for housing help after Florence

09 September, 2018 9:38 am 9:38 am

CAMP LEJEUNE, N.C. (Reuters) – Two weeks after Hurricane Florence devastated parts of the US Southeast with raging waters and dangerous winds, some military families at the region’s largest Marine Corps base say they are still residing in unlivable conditions and awaiting help from the base’s private housing manager. Some, like Jennifer Maher, said they … Read More

Poland suggests ‘Fort Trump’ as US weighs military base

09 September, 2018 10:33 am 10:33 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump said on Tuesday the United States is considering a request from Poland for a permanent US military presence in the fellow NATO country, acknowledging that he shares Poland’s concerns about possible Russian aggression. Polish President Andrzej Duda asked Trump for a permanent US base during a White House meeting, … Read More