Events

NATO seeks to ensure stability in Afghanistan

How Afghanistan police train for Taliban attacks and suicide bombers – BBC News The alliance intends to make every effort to ensure the security of the presidential elections in this country NATO hopes to bring stability to Afghanistan after collapse of peace talks with Taliban. Voice of America correspondent Carla Babb reports from the Slovenian […]

Germany

Bloomberg: US is preparing new sanctions against Nord Stream 2

Nord Stream 2 construction resumes despite new US sanctions | DW News According to the agency, they will affect insurance and certification companies According to Bloomberg News, the United States is preparing new sanctions against the construction of the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline. The agency said negotiators representing the House and Senate have agreed […]

Coronavirus

Trump congratulates Jews on Hanukkah

Trump signs Anti-Semitism order at Hanukkah event In his address, the President noted that relations between the United States and Israel &# 171; stronger than ever&# 187; US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump congratulate Jews in the United States, Israel and other countries on Hanukkah. “More than two thousand years ago, the […]

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Trump visits the Texas city of Alamo near the border with Mexico

President Trump visits Alamo, Texas to tout border wall President Seeks To Highlight His Administration’s Efforts To Combat Illegal Immigration US President Donald Trump on Tuesday visits the Alamo, Texas, near the border with Mexico. During the visit, he is expected to highlight his administration’s efforts to combat illegal immigration.. This is the president’s first […]

Biden

Trump at a briefing: “Proud guys” should not interfere with law enforcement

The US President answered questions from reporters about his attitude to radical groups President Donald Trump, responding to persistent questions from reporters at the White House on Wednesday, said that although he is not familiar with the Proud Boys, which is classified as a group that promotes racial hatred, they should “leave” and let law […]

Promotions

The U.S. military is trying to increase racial diversity

Does The U.S. Military Have A Diversity Problem? Throughout the history of the United States, the military has become predominantly white, and this situation has changed rather slowly WASHINGTON – With race relations at the center of attention in the U.S., the U.S. military is taking steps to make it more representative. To counter hidden […]

Russia

Bellingcat employee posted data on half a thousand trips of alleged participants in the assassination attempt on Alexei Navalny

New report links Navalny poisoning to Russia’s FSB secret service | DW News The investigation details the movement of members of the group, many of whom allegedly senior FSB officers, across the country Hristo Grozev, an employee of the Bellingcat investigation project, has published data on 565 trips of alleged participants in the assassination attempt […]

USA

Trump Administration To Send New Rapid COVID-19 Tests To States

Coronavirus: Trump announces distribution of 150 million new Abbott COVID-19 tests | FULL Rapid test allows you to determine the presence or absence of a virus within 15 minutes The Donald Trump administration announced on Tuesday that the “vast majority” of rapid COVID-19 tests purchased from Abbott Laboratories last month will be shipped to state […]

Monitoring

US and Russian officials welcome START 3 extension

Rocky IV (5/12) Movie CLIP – Training in Russia (1985) HD The extension of the treaty is in the interests of American national security, the US ambassador said at the UN conference on disarmament The United States and Russia agreed that a five-year extension of the Treaty on Measures to Further Reduce and Limit Strategic […]

Economy

US economic growth slows down due to surge in COVID-19 infections

COVID-19 shrinks economic growth According to the Ministry of Labor, only 245 thousand new jobs appeared in the market in November, which is much lower than earlier forecasts. The recovery of the American economy seems to be slowing due to the increase in the number of cases of coronavirus infection: in November, employers opened 245,000 […]

Investments

Biden and Harris discuss infrastructure investments with Senators

President Biden and Vice President Harris Meet with Senators The President promised to ask Congress &# 171; historical&# 187; amount for infrastructure modernization President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris meet with a bipartisan group of senators at the White House on Thursday to mobilize support for funding to modernize aging infrastructure.. Biden and […]

Events

NYT: China and Russia wiretapped Trump’s phone calls

Spies are listening to Trump’s phone calls, NYT reports New York Times sources claim president continues to use unsecured communications despite warnings from aides When President Trump calls his old friends on one of his iPhones, he is often overheard by Chinese spies, according to US intelligence.. The New York Times writes about it. Citing […]

USA

Sandu supporters demand holding early parliamentary elections in Moldova

Protesters in Moldova demand early parliamentary election The newly elected President of the country called for the fight against corruption to be completed Thousands of supporters of Moldovan President-elect Maia Sandu gathered on Sunday in Chisinau, demanding early parliamentary elections and accusing the country’s current parliament of trying to sabotage the fight against corruption. Recall […]

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The structure of the US IDB was accused of being unprepared for possible violence during the elections

The report of the Inspector General of the IMB says that the agency responsible for voting security, prepared only to repel possible cyberattacks, forgetting about possible outbreaks of violence at polling stations. The Office of the Inspector General of the US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) said on Tuesday that officials from the Department’s Computer […]

Biden

World leaders express readiness to cooperate with the Biden administration

As Biden enters White House, world leaders express ‘relief’ and welcome ‘friend’ and ‘mate’ back The leaders of Great Britain and Italy have announced an extensive common agenda; in the EU ready for reunification with &# 171; old and reliable partner&# 187; World leaders welcome incoming US President Joe Biden and stand ready to work […]

Germany

Alexei Navalny was discharged from the Berlin clinic

Alexei Navalny discharged from Berlin hospital after poisoning Russian opposition politician has been treated at a clinic in Germany since August 22 Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny was discharged from the Berlin Charite hospital on September 22. This is stated in a message on the clinic’s website.. “The patient’s condition improved so much that he […]

Belarus

Russia 2021: symbolism of protest

Russian opposition leader’s arrest sparks wave of national protests Symbols used by protesters reflect the realities of the country Blue panties and toilet brushes, volleys of snowballs and snow graffiti – participants in the protest movement unfolding in Russia in support of the Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny are showing creativity. Where did the unusual memes […]

Society

Poland did not invite Russia to the anniversary of the outbreak of World War II

The Russians are Coming! – The Soviet Invasion of Poland – WW2 – 004 – September 22, 1939 [IMPROVED] Warsaw linked this decision with Moscow’s aggression against Ukraine The Polish authorities refused to invite the Russian delegation to the ceremony to mark the 80th anniversary of the outbreak of World War II. As the representative […]

USA

Certification company refused to work with Nord Stream 2

Nord Stream 2: Is Germany addicted to Russian gas? | SpectatorTV Gas pipeline construction was suspended about a year ago Norwegian certification company DNV GL stops servicing gas pipeline project "Nord Stream -2" from Russia to Germany along the bottom of the Baltic Sea due to the threat of US sanctions. Agencies reported this on […]

Economy

5.2 million more Americans applied for unemployment benefits last week

Additional 5.2 million Americans filed for unemployment during second week of April The total number of applications exceeded 22 million in four weeks The coronavirus pandemic continues to wreak havoc on the American economy, with 5.2 million more people applied for unemployment benefits last week, the Labor Department said Thursday.. With this data, the total […]

Biden

Brazilian Congress elects speakers of both chambers

Nancy Pelosi is re-elected as Speaker of the House with a narrow Democratic majority The political future of President Bolsonaro depends on who becomes the speaker of the lower house. On Monday, the Brazilian Congress began a vote to elect the speakers of the upper and lower houses of the legislature, which could be a […]

Russia

Amnesty International: Myanmar police use machine gun against peaceful demonstrators

Organization verified reports that a protester was injured by police Amnesty International verified evidence of the use of a machine gun against peaceful demonstrators in Myanmar (Burma). According to a press release from the organization, evidence suggests that a 19-year-old woman was injured when she was shot in the head by the police using a […]

Polls

Congressional Democrats: Trump May “Engage” in War with Iran

U.S. Senate passes resolution curbing Trump’s ability to wage war with Iran, veto expected Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer Says White House Cannot Go To War Without Congressional Consent WASHINGTON –  Congressional Democratic leaders who attended a White House meeting today over the Iranian attack on a U.S. drone raised concerns about rising tensions between […]

Economy

About 1.5 million more people applied for unemployment benefits in the USA

1.5 Million More Americans File For Unemployment Benefits | Morning Joe | MSNBC The number of applications for benefits has been falling for the 14th week in a row US jobless claims fell again last week despite new coronavirus outbreaks that could disrupt the American economy again. The Labor Department said Thursday that approximately 1.5 […]

Belarus

Tikhanovskaya expressed regret in connection with the meeting of Lukashenko and Putin

Putin grants $ 1.5B loan to Belarus at meeting with Lukashenko The leader of the Belarusian opposition said that the President of Russia &# 171; supported the dictator, not the Belarusian people&# 187; The leader of the Belarusian opposition and human rights activist Svetlana Tikhanovskaya expressed regret that President Alexander Lukashenko met with Russian President […]

NATO

US deployed MQ-9 drones in Romania

US Deploys MQ-9 Drones and 90 Jets to Help Romania against Russian on Black Sea Border. They will conduct reconnaissance and observation missions in support of NATO operations The U.S. Air Force deployed MQ-9 Reaper drones and about 90 service personnel at 71st Campia Turzia Air Base in Romania for reconnaissance and observation missions in […]

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Saudi Arabia sentenced eight defendants in Khashoggi murder case

Five people were sentenced to imprisonment for 20 years, the other three – from 7 to 10 years On Monday, a Saudi Arabia court sentenced eight people to prison for the 2018 murder of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi at the Riyadh consulate in Istanbul.. Five people were sentenced to 20 years in prison and […]

Russia

Sumer calls on intelligence to explain reports of Russian awards for Taliban

Taliban says Afghan intelligence behind Russia rewards scandal President Trump said he was not informed about these awards Senate Democratic Minority Leader Chuck Schumer has called on intelligence to comment on reports that Russia has offered reward to Taliban-linked militants for killing U.S. troops in Afghanistan and to clarify if President Donald Trump was aware […]

Industries

House of Representatives intends to adopt package of anti-crisis measures without delay

What’s in the latest congressional pandemic relief package – and what’s not Speaker Nancy Pelosi urged colleagues to support bill to help country fight coronavirus US House of Representatives Leaders Set to Adopt $ 2.2 Trillion Crisis Package Friday or Saturday at the latest, in a bid to help the nation as soon as possible […]

Biden

Vice President Pence thanks the military guarding the Capitol

US Vice President Pence Meets National Guard Troops Late Thursday evening, Mike Pence made an unscheduled visit to the Congress building, where he met with soldiers guarding the safety of lawmakers. US Vice President Mike Pence made an unscheduled visit to the Capitol late Thursday night, where he thanked the military, now guarding the security […]

Biden

Trump and Erdogan agree on “some problems” in Libya

Leaders of the countries discussed the situation in the region by phone Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said he discussed the conflict in Libya with US President Trump over the phone, and that both leaders agreed on “some issues.”. Turkey supports the internationally recognized government of Fayez al-Sarraj, whose forces have repelled an attack on the […]

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Pompeo: attack on Saudi Aavia refinery – act of war

Pompeo says attack on Saudi oil field is ‘act of war’ Pompeo discusses with Saudi Arabia response to strikes on its oil facilities Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday called the attack on oil facilities in Saudi Arabia, the world’s largest oil exporter, an "act of war". "This is an attack on an unprecedented […]

Russia

American countries use mutual assistance treaty against Venezuela

The treaty allows member states to prosecute Venezuelan officials included in &# 171; blacklist&# 187 ;, and freeze their assets American states voted to use a regional defense treaty against Venezuela in response to a request from the United States seeking to overthrow leftist President Nicolas Maduro. Earlier this month, the US invoked the Inter-American […]

Society

Human rights defenders complain to the Council of Europe about “repressive laws”

They will lead to total control of the state and an increase in the persecution of dissent, the authors of the appeal say. Russian human rights defenders appealed to the Council of Europe “in connection with new serious threats to Russian civil society and fundamental rights and freedoms” in the country. The reason for the […]

Germany

Senators ask Trump to impose sanctions on Russia over Navalny’s poisoning

EU to sanction Russian officials over Navalny poisoning: Report This is stated in a letter to the President from the leadership of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee Republican Jim Risch and Democrat Bob Menendez, heads of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, sent a letter to President Donald Trump on Wednesday asking the White House to […]

Coronavirus

Pompeo called the killing of children and mothers in the maternity hospital of Kabul monstrous

Kabul attack: 2 babies among 16 killed after gunmen storm maternity ward US Secretary of State announced the need to create a united front against the terrorist threat in Afghanistan The United States condemns in the strongest terms two horrific new attacks in Afghanistan. This is stated in the official statement of Secretary of State […]

Russia

Militant attack on hotel in Somalia: 33 killed

Somalia: Dozens killed in twin bomb attack on Mogadishu hotel Islamist group claimed responsibility for attack &# 171; Al-shabab&# 187; Somali authorities said the death toll from Friday’s attack on a hotel in the southern port city of Kismayo rose to 33. Jubaland regional administration president Ahmed Mohamed Islam Madobe said another 56 were injured. […]

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Pompeo in Thailand: negotiations with North Korean authorities in question

Pompeo arrives in Pyongyang for talks with North Korean officials Secretary of State will hold a series of meetings with colleagues from ASEAN countries WASHINGTON – US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo came to Thailand for the ASEAN summit, just hours before which North Korea conducted another ballistic missile test – the second in a […]

Belarus

USA: parliamentary elections in Syria – not free and unfair

LEBANON: PARLIAMENTARY ELECTIONS: CHRISTIANS 9 Syria has not seen a free and fair election since Bashar al-Assad’s party came to power, says State Department statement The United States considers the parliamentary elections held on Sunday in Syria to be unfair and not free, the State Department said in a statement. According to US Foreign Ministry […]

Belarus

Moldova: court ousted president, early parliamentary elections scheduled

‘The people want snap parliamentary elections,’ Moldovan president-elect Maia Sandu tells Euronews US calls on all sides to restraint Moldova plunged deeper into a political crisis after the country’s Constitutional Court ousted pro-Russian President Igor Dodon from power, claiming he was unable to form a new government after months of political deadlock.. Court appointed former […]