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War on Gaza - War on Gaza
5/15/2024 11:48:56 AM
The Biden administration has told key lawmakers it would send more than $1 billion in additional arms and ammunition to Israel, three congressional aides said Tuesday. But it was not immediately known how soon the weapons would be delivered.

World - Africa
4/29/2024 10:57:44 AM
South Africa's scandal-hit ex-president Jacob Zuma has made a surprise comeback by running in May's elections against his former party, the ruling African National Congress (ANC).

World - International
4/24/2024 10:29:02 AM
The US Senate passed a $61 billion aid package for Ukraine late Tuesday with President Joe Biden vowing new arms supplies will be delivered swiftly to the warzone as Russia makes battlefield gains.

World - International
4/20/2024 8:36:00 PM
Lawmakers in the US House of Representatives on Saturday quickly passed legislation to provide to Ukraine and Israel, bolster Taiwan while also threatening a ban on TikTok if it fails to divest from Beijing.

War on Gaza - War on Gaza
4/19/2024 1:09:14 PM
New York police removed a pro-Palestinian protest encampment at Columbia University on Thursday and arrested more than 100 demonstrators, including the daughter of a prominent Minnesota congresswoman.

Sports - World
4/18/2024 1:45:24 PM
Calls for action against Israel in international soccer because of the conflict with Hamas will be stepped up by Palestinian officials at the annual FIFA congress next month.

World - War in Ukraine
4/18/2024 11:42:16 AM
Secretary of State Antony Blinken stressed Thursday the "urgent" need for the US Congress to pass a new military aid package for Kyiv as he met Ukraine's foreign minister.

World - International
4/17/2024 5:45:38 PM
President Joe Biden urged Republicans on Wednesday to drop opposition to a long-delayed military aid package for Ukraine and Israel, saying the US allies are in a "pivotal" moment of conflicts against Russia and Iran.

Opinion -
4/14/2024 1:58:19 PM
Here is the speech that I could not deliver** because German police burst into our Berlin venue to disband our Palestine Congress (1930s style). Judge the kind of society Germany is becoming when its police ban the following words.

Egypt - Foreign Affairs
3/27/2024 3:32:18 PM
Egypt’s President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi has discussed with a US congressional delegation the latest development in the Gaza Strip, stressing that the two-state solution is the guarantor to restore regional security and stability.

World - International
3/23/2024 12:47:51 PM
The US Senate passed a $1.2 trillion package of spending bills in the early morning hours of Saturday, a long overdue action nearly six months into the budget year that will push any threats of a government shutdown to the fall. The bill now goes to President Joe Biden to be signed into law.

World - War in Ukraine
3/19/2024 8:16:35 PM
Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin promised Tuesday that the United States would not let Ukraine fail in fighting off Russia and expressed hope that Congress would soon approve further aid as Kyiv's forces face munition shortages.

World - International
3/19/2024 4:36:42 PM
US President Joe Biden voiced support Tuesday for a deal struck by leaders in Congress to finalize the 2024 federal budget and avoid a damaging election-year partial shutdown ahead of Friday's deadline.

World - War in Ukraine
3/18/2024 8:06:19 PM
President Volodymyr Zelenskyy said Monday that a swift decision by the US Congress on billions of dollars of military aid for Ukraine was "critically important", during a meeting with US Senator Lindsey Graham.

World - International
3/11/2024 11:24:49 AM
China’s national legislature wrapped up its annual session Monday with the usual show of near-unanimous support for plans designed to carry out ruling Communist Party leader Xi Jinping's vision for the nation.

World - International
3/7/2024 12:07:02 PM
US President Joe Biden faces one of the most critical moments of his political career Thursday with a State of the Union speech aimed at convincing skeptical voters the 81-year-old is fit to beat Donald Trump in November's election.

Business - Economy
3/6/2024 9:36:10 PM
The US Federal Reserve's progress in bringing down inflation is "not assured," the chairman said Wednesday on the first of two days of hearings in Congress.

World - International
3/5/2024 11:32:11 AM
The US Supreme Court on Monday unanimously restored Donald Trump to 2024 presidential primary ballots, rejecting state attempts to ban the Republican former president over the Capitol riot.

World - International
3/5/2024 10:29:06 AM
China's Premier Li Qiang promoted an image of confidence as he announced modest economic growth goals for the world's second-largest economy, at one of the country's most important political gatherings.

World - International
3/4/2024 12:48:48 PM
China's government said Monday it is eliminating an annual news conference by the premier that was one of the rare times a top Chinese leader took questions from journalists.

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