Events

The New York Times won four Pulitzer prizes

New York Times, New Yorker Win Pulitzer Prize For Reporting That Kicked Off #MeToo Movement | TIME Fiction Achievement Award went to Adam Johnson’s novel The Orphan Master&# 39; s Son WASHINGTON –  The New York Times won four Pulitzer Prizes in journalism, including for an article in which journalists exposed corruption in the upper […]

Belarus

Belarus: new protests and new detentions

More than 100 arrests in Belarus protests | DW News Human rights activists report detentions in Minsk, Borisov, Gomel and other cities A Belarusian human rights organization reported that security forces detained dozens of people during protests calling for the resignation of Alexander Lukashenko. The human rights center Viasna reported on Sunday that at least […]

Coronavirus

Biden: we need to “act fast” to help Americans

Biden: Going to ‘act fast “on economy’ in trouble ‘ President believes that the new package of economic assistance should be approved as soon as possible President Joe Biden said on Friday that his administration must “move quickly” to get a new economic aid package through Congress, even if Republicans oppose it, because many Americans […]

Germany

Navalny gave the first video interview after being discharged from the hospital

Navalny makes first video appearance since coma, says health much improved Russian opposition leader reiterated that he was poisoned at Putin’s orders The Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny gave a more than two-hour interview to a prominent Russian video blogger. This is his first appearance on a YouTube video after being discharged from a Berlin hospital.. […]

Russia

Most Senators recognize Trump’s impeachment process constitutional

Senate votes former President Donald Trump impeachment trial is constitutional, will move forward Six Republican Senators Support Impeachment Of Former President Most members of the US Senate on Tuesday voted to impeach former President Donald Trump, agreeing with the Democrats’ argument that impeachment of a president, who is no longer in office and is a […]

Biden

Michigan and Pennsylvania move closer to confirming election results

Here’s how ballot counting works in Michigan, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin Meanwhile, Biden is shaping the cabinet. US President Donald Trump awaits election results in two key states, while President-elect Joe Biden is shaping his future cabinet. Michigan is preparing to approve the election results Monday, and Pennsylvania is taking another step in that direction. Trump […]

NATO

Officials called for measures to ensure the security of the inauguration

DC officials working to secure Capitol before Inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden | FOX 5 DC The Mayor of Washington noted the need to change the approach after the recent unrest The Washington and US federal authorities have called on law enforcement to ensure proper security during the inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden, preventing further […]

Regulation

US imposed new restrictions to protect technology supply chain

U.S.-Japan Cooperation on High-Tech Supply Chain Security New regulation bans certain transactions with China, Russia, Iran, North Korea, Cuba and the Maduro regime US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross issues interim regulation to improve ICT security. This decision imposes restrictions on certain types of transactions with states identified as foreign adversaries.. Restrictions apply to China, Russia, […]

Monitoring

Syrian opposition reports most powerful Russian strikes since ceasefire

No large-scale air strikes since March Syrian opposition sources said Russian fighter jets on Sunday bombed rebel-held areas of northwestern Syria. These are the most ambitious strikes since the main hostilities ended as a result of the Turkish-Russian agreement concluded almost six months ago.. According to eyewitnesses, military aircraft attacked the western outskirts of Idlib. […]

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NYPD investigates series of subway knife attacks

Police said they were interrogating a man, &# 171; of interest&# 187; without specifying if he is a suspect NEW YORK – NYPD interrogates a person of interest in a series of subway knife attacks that killed two people. This was announced on Sunday by representatives of the authorities. “The person of interest is currently […]

Economy

2.4 million Americans applied for unemployment benefits last week

2.4 million Americans filed for unemployment last week This is the lowest weekly reading since mid-March. Economic activity in the United States is slowly returning to life, but an additional 2.4 million people applied for unemployment benefits last week, the Labor Department said Thursday.. 38.9 million Americans have applied for benefits in the past nine […]

Coronavirus

Navalny’s chief of staff charged with “sanitary case”

Pussy Riot member Maria Alekhina is also charged The Investigative Committee of Russia has formally charged the head of the Moscow headquarters of Alexei Navalny, Oleg Stepanov, of inciting violation of sanitary and epidemiological rules. Stepanov, who is currently under house arrest, commented on it this way: “For what actions I can not say, but […]

Germany

Great Britain intends to hold Russia accountable for the detention of Navalny

Nearly 1,000 Arrested in Protests After Russia Jailed Navalny Earlier, Navalny proposed to impose sanctions against 8 persons, one of whom is the owner of a football club. &# 171; Chelsea&# 187; Roman Abramovich Britain will work with its international partners to ensure that Russia is held accountable for the detention of Russian opposition leader […]

Coronavirus

U.S. Ambassador condemns attacks on press freedom in Russia

State Department Condemns Russian Ambassador’s Assassination | NBC News John Sullivan focused on the cases with journalists Svetlana Prokopyeva and Aslan Dukayev The US Ambassador to Russia condemned what he called the Russian government’s failure to act in protecting journalists who receive threats from Russian officials or face criminal charges believed to be fabricated by […]

Ukraine

Volodymyr Zelenskyy on Unity Day: we must stand shoulder to shoulder

‘Get Out!’ Merkel booed at protest while attending German Unity Day ceremony On the Day of Unity, the inhabitants of Ukraine became participants in the virtual chain that united Kiev with Simferopol KIEV – To become one – you need to be strong. Enough divisions. This was stated by President Volodymyr Zelensky on the 102nd […]

Society

U.S. Steps Up Efforts to Combat Human Trafficking Around the World

Thailand steps up efforts to combat IUU Fishing and Human Trafficking Secretary of State Blinken issues statement on National Freedom Day The United States celebrates National Freedom Day on Monday, the day President Abraham Lincoln signed a joint resolution on the 13th Amendment to the Constitution, abolishing slavery in the United States.. “This is the […]

Investments

Biden opposes reducing payments to the population, but may tighten the criteria for receiving them

Meanwhile, Democrats continue to plot a maneuver to accept an aid package without Republican support. President Joe Biden told Democratic lawmakers on Wednesday that he would not backtrack on including the $ 1,400 payout in the economic aid package, but would consider introducing tougher criteria for receiving them, lawmakers and their aides said.. Biden held […]

USA

Pompeo commented on parliamentary elections in Belarus

Pompeo raises concerns on Belarus election According to the Secretary of State, the findings of independent observers &# 171; cause deep concern&# 187; According to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, the United States recognizes that the recent parliamentary elections in Belarus were held peacefully and with a large number of accredited local and foreign observers, […]

Investments

Laura Cooper, a senior Pentagon official testifies in Congress

Hear Laura Cooper’s opening remarks to Congress As previously reported, legislators are interested in the administration’s decision to withhold military aid allocated to Ukraine. Laura Cooper, a senior Defense Department official who helped shape policy towards Ukraine and Russia, testifies on Wednesday on House committees leading the impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump.. Lawmakers are […]

Polls

Trump insists he leads states where he lags behind in polls

Trump trailing Biden in key swing states, national poll His opponent Biden once again criticized the president for holding massive outdoor rallies amid a pandemic WASHINGTON – U.S. President Donald Trump has questioned the veracity of polls commissioned by major media outlets that show him lagging behind Democrat opponent Joe Biden. In an interview with […]