Trump detailed Soleimani airstrike to donors at private Mar-a-Lago dinner

The president said nothing at the fundraiser about an “imminent attack” on U.S. interests or threats to four U.S. embassies as he previously has to justify the unilateral military strike that escalated tensions with Iran.

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Signs warning of risks are posted outside the gates of an abandoned uranium mine in Red Water Pond, N.M. (Steven St. John for The Post)
Signs warning of risks are posted outside the gates of an abandoned uranium mine in Red Water Pond, N.M. (Steven St. John for The Post)
Edith Hood, who once worked in the uranium mines, has pushed for cleanup of the radioactive waste. (Steven St. John for The Post)
Edith Hood, who once worked in the uranium mines, has pushed for cleanup of the radioactive waste. (Steven St. John for The Post)
Local dogs wander outside the Red Water Pond Road community center near an abandoned mine. (Steven St. John for The Post)
Local dogs wander outside the Red Water Pond Road community center near an abandoned mine. (Steven St. John for The Post)

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The Red Water Pond Road community in New Mexico sits amid a Superfund site. The government aims to haul away thousands of truckloads of the radioactive waste over the next seven years. Residents do not want to stay during that work, but many fear losing their way of life if they are uprooted.
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