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U.S. President Joe Biden attends a performance by British rocker Elton John at the White House in Washington, U.S., September 23, 2022. REUTERS/Evelyn Hockstein/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.comRegister WASHINGTON, Sept 26 (Reuters) – U.S. President Joe Biden’s executive actions cancelling some student loan debt will cost about $400 billion . […]

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.comRegister WASHINGTON, Sept 23 (Reuters) – U.S. President Joe Biden will announce on Friday nearly $1.5 billion to fund access to medications for opioid overdoses, sanctions against traffickers, and increased funding for law enforcement, the White House said. The Biden administration is keen to show it is taking […]

US President Joe Biden held discussions with UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Wednesday on issues including the Russia-Ukraine war and the Black Sea grain deal. “President Joseph R. Biden, Jr. met today with United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres during the UN General Assembly in New York. The leaders reaffirmed the strong partnership […]

United Nations HeadquartersNew York, New York 11:08 A.M. EDT THE PRESIDENT:  Thank you.  Mr. President, Mr. Secretary-General, my fellow leaders, in the last year, our world has experienced great upheaval: a growing crisis in food insecurity; record heat, floods, and droughts; COVID-19; inflation; and a brutal, needless war — a war chosen by one man, […]

A US Navy ship, the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Higgins, conducted a “routine Taiwan Strait transit” on Tuesday, US Navy spokesperson Lt. Mark Langford said in a statement. The US ship conducted the transit “in cooperation with Royal Canadian Navy Halifax-class frigate HMCS Vancouver,” Langford said. The two ships “transited through a corridor in […]

Covid-19 pandemic is over in the US – Joe Biden  BBC Source link

President Biden has again confirmed that U.S. troops would defend Taiwan in the event of an attack from China, the clearest recent statement Biden has made about how far the United States would go to support Taiwan militarily. In an interview with CBS’s “60 Minutes” that aired Sunday evening, Biden told host Scott Pelley that […]

“The pandemic is over. We still have a problem with Covid. We’re still doing a lot of work on it. It’s — but the pandemic is over,” Biden said. The US government still designates Covid-19 a Public Health Emergency and the World Health Organization says it remains a Public Health Emergency of International Concern. But […]

CNN  —  President Joe Biden and first lady Jill Biden on Sunday paid their respects to Queen Elizabeth II, visiting her coffin lying in state at London’s

As Americans get in line for omicron-specific COVID-19 boosters, the White House announced it will start shifting its focus to support recovery efforts globally in low- and lower-middle-income countries. In a report released Thursday, the Biden administration said the U.S. has delivered over 620 million doses of vaccine to 116 countries . . .

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