Saturday, September 26

Tag: Diplomacy / Foreign Policy

Timeline: Johnson’s activities before his hospitalisation with coronavirus

Timeline: Johnson’s activities bef ...

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LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was admitted to hospital for tests on Sunday in what Downing Street said was a “precautionary step” because he was showing persistent symptoms of the coronavirus 10 days after testing positive for it. Below is a timeline with what we know abo ...
UK PM Johnson will continue to lead government, housing minister Jenrick says

UK PM Johnson will continue to lead gove ...

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FILE PHOTO: Britain's Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government Robert Jenrick is seen outside Downing Street, as the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) continues, in London, Britain March 17, 2020. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls LONDON (Reuters) - Prime Minister Boris Jo... ...
Exclusive: Planned $1 billion U.S. aid cut would hit Afghan security force funds – sources

Exclusive: Planned $1 billion U.S. aid c ...

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A planned $1 billion cut in U.S. aid to Afghanistan would come from funds for Afghan security forces, according to three U.S. sources, a step experts said would undercut both Kabul’s ability to fight the Taliban and its leverage to negotiate a peace deal with them. FILE PHO ...
Trump doubles U.S. military assets in Caribbean, bolstering drug fight after Maduro indictment

Trump doubles U.S. military assets in Ca ...

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Trump administration said on Wednesday it was deploying more U.S. Navy warships and aircraft to the Caribbean to prevent drug cartels and “corrupt actors” like Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro from exploiting the coronavirus pandemic to smuggle more narcotics. U.S. P ...