US, Chinese foreign ministers hold in-person talks for first time since October

NUSA DUA, Indonesia, July 9 (Reuters) – US Secretary of State Antony Blinken and Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi met on Saturday for the first in-person talks since October after to attend a G20 summit where the top US diplomat led efforts to pressure Russia. for his war in the Ukraine. US officials say Blinken’s … Read more

Israel says it will test bullet that killed reporter, Palestinians disagree

A Palestinian woman takes pictures at the scene where Al Jazeera reporter Shireen Abu Akleh was shot dead during an Israeli raid, in Jenin, the Israeli-occupied West Bank, May 17, 2022. REUTERS/Raneen Sawafta Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Record JERUSALEM/RAMALAH, West Bank, July 3 (Reuters) – Israel said on Sunday it … Read more

Biden predicts states will try to arrest women traveling for abortions

WASHINGTON, July 1 (Reuters) – President Joe Biden predicted on Friday that some U.S. states will try to arrest women for crossing state lines to get abortions after the Supreme Court struck down the constitutional right to procedures across the country. country. Thirteen Republican-led states banned or severely restricted the procedure under so-called “trigger laws” … Read more

The rise of the Arab-Israeli axis prompts Iran to redouble the momentum of the nuclear talks

The possibility of reviving the nuclear agreement with Iran seems remote The failure of the talks could trigger a new regional war Tehran wants to keep the diplomatic ball rolling Israel and Gulf states share concerns over Tehran’s atomic work Differences persist over guarantees, sanctions DUBAI, July 1 (Reuters) – The specter of an emerging … Read more

US Supreme Court Limits Federal Power to Curb Carbon Emissions

Summary companies law firms Power of the conservative judges 6-3 sentence; liberals disagree Ruling curbs EPA’s ability to regulate power plant emissions Biden vows to tackle climate change despite ruling WASHINGTON, June 30 (Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday imposed limits on the federal government’s authority to issue sweeping regulations to cut carbon … Read more

US Capitol Riot Panel Subpoenas White House Counsel Under Trump

WASHINGTON, June 29 (Reuters) – A congressional panel investigating the storming of the U.S. Capitol on January 6, 2021 announced on Wednesday that it has subpoenaed former President Donald Trump’s White House counsel Pat Cipollone to testify about Trump’s activities that day. from body to body. The subpoena seeking a statement from Cipollone followed dramatic … Read more

Trump Wanted to Join Capitol Riot, Tried to Grab Limo Steering Wheel, Aide Says

WASHINGTON, June 28 (Reuters) – Donald Trump tried to grab the wheel of his presidential limousine on January 6, 2021, when his security team refused to take him to the U.S. Capitol, where his supporters were rioting, a witness testified. former assistant on Tuesday. The then-president dismissed concerns that some supporters gathered for his fiery … Read more

Sweden and Finland on track to join NATO as Russia and China focus on allies

Turkey wins security promises from Finland and Sweden Russia to be called ‘main threat’ after Ukraine invasion ‘You are not going to win’, Sánchez tells Putin in a speech NATO summit will agree on more reinforcements for Baltic countries NATO to pay more attention to China’s military rise MADRID, June 29 (Reuters) – Sweden and … Read more

NATO will have more than 300,000 more prepared soldiers: Stoltenberg

Madrid Summit to adapt NATO’s position towards Russia Change fueled by the Russian invasion of Ukraine New strategy document to qualify Russia as a ‘direct threat’ BRUSSELS, June 27 (Reuters) – NATO will massively increase the number of troops on high readiness to more than 300,000, Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said on Monday, with allies adopting … Read more

Biden signs a gun safety bill and slams the Supreme Court

WASHINGTON, June 25 (Reuters) – U.S. President Joe Biden signed into law the first major federal gun reform in three decades on Saturday, days after a Supreme Court condemned decision expanding gun owners’ rights of firearms. “God willing, it will save a lot of lives,” Biden said at the White House after signing the bill … Read more