Tuesday, June 2, 2020

America Politics

US Treasury will impose new sanctions on Venezuelan companies

The United States Treasury Department announced new sanctions on Friday on four companies and nine ships belongs to Venezuela in its latest attempt to pressure Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro's government, which Washington sees as illegitimate.. Three European companies are operating...

Pompeo begins tour of Latin America as Venezuela crisis escalates

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo began Friday a three-day visit to Chile, Paraguay and Peru, a fast-growing country in an area that is raising China's growing influence in Washington.. This will be the first visit by a US secretary...

US tax returns: Trump threatens another escalation

In the dispute over the publication of US tax returns Donald Trump threatens another escalation. Finance Minister Steven Mnuchin informed the House Finance and Tax Committee on Wednesday that he could not meet a deadline set by the panel...

A US agency will soon announce a “framework” to counter Russian influence worldwide

Mark Green, director of the US Agency for International Development, said the agency will soon unveil an effort to try to use US aid to counter Russian influence around the world. "The US Agency for International Development (USAID) will soon...

Deputy Secretary of Homeland Security resigns to President Trump

US Secretary of Homeland Security Christine Nielsen has announced that Acting Secretary of State Clare Grady has resigned from her post to President Donald Trump. The US-based Al Hurra television reported on Wednesday that Ghardi's resignation was expected after Trump,...

US Congress decides to end military aid in Yemen

The American Congress wants to end support for the Saudi-led military operation in Yemen. After the Senate on Thursday also the House of Representatives voted in favor of a majority resolution, with the President Donald Trump instructed to withdraw...

White House: Closing the border with Mexico is not our first choice

Sanders told reporters before the White House on Tuesday that closing the border, which US President Donald Trump has repeatedly threatened to resort to, "is not our first choice." Our first choice is to sit with us Democrats and...

US official urges Congress to tighten immigration restrictions

White House chief of staff Mike Mulveni called on Congress to tighten restrictions on the entry of illegal immigrants into the United States. "The United States needs the cooperation of Mexico, Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador in order to limit...

Trump threatens to close Mexican border, demands Congress to change immigration laws

US President Donald Trump on Friday threatened to close his country's border with Mexico, saying it was easy for the United States. Trump confirmed through a series of tweets that Democrats gave us a legacy of immigration laws. Trump said Mexico...

Washington warns of troops deployment in Venezuela

The White House warned Russia that the United States would consider the deployment of troops and military equipment in Venezuela or elsewhere on the American continent a threat to world peace and regional security. "We strongly warn non-Western parties to...

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National Guard forces intervene to remove protesters from the vicinity of the White House

Military police forces imposed a security cordon around the White House, according to urgent news broadcast by Sky News...

5 killed and 4,400 arrested during the protest in America, unrest continues

At least 5 people were killed in the protests and unrest in most American cities for more than 6 days, against the background of...

Adviser: Trump will not resort to federal authorities to reinforce the National Guard in the face of protests

Robert O'Brien, the US National Security Adviser, said today, Sunday, that the administration of US President Donald Trump will not use its federal authority...

Video: A truck sweeps the crowds of protesters in American Minneapolis

Minnesota State Police arrested a truck driver who was driving too fast on a highway in Minneapolis amongst protesters, according to the "Russia Today"...

Venezuela raises petrol price for first time in 20 years

The Venezuelan President, Nicholas Maduro, announced today, Sunday, the raising of fuel prices, which until now was almost free, starting from June 1, and...