Jake Sullivan

U.S. believes its GDP to grow faster than China's this year

U.S. believes its GDP to grow faster than China's this year

U.S. President Joe Biden says he does not believe an economic recession in the U.S. is inevitable despite record high inflation and supply shortages. “The fact that the United States will grow faster than China this year, for the …

Almost 1,000 US citizens banned from entering Russia

Almost 1,000 US citizens banned from entering Russia

The Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs published on its official website a national stop list of 963 US citizens who are permanently banned from entering the territory of the Russian Federation. "In the context of responding to …

Biden and China’s Xi may talk in coming weeks

Biden and China’s Xi may talk in coming weeks

U.S. President Joe Biden may talk with his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping in the coming weeks, national security adviser Jake Sullivan said aboard Air Force One on Thursday. “I wouldn't be surprised if, in the coming weeks, …

U.S. may lift some of anti-Russia sanctions if...

U.S. may lift some of anti-Russia sanctions if...

U.S. national security adviser Jake Sullivan said said that "it is not a foregone conclusion" that the US will lift sanctions on Russia if it reaches a diplomatic agreement with Ukraine.  “A lot of …

US and EU to toughen anti-Russian sanctions

US and EU to toughen anti-Russian sanctions

The United States and the European Union will impose more sanctions on Russia and toughen the existing ones following U.S. President Joe Biden’s upcoming visit to Brussels, National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan has said. …

Russia security chief holds talks with U.S. security adviser

Russia security chief holds talks with U.S. security adviser

The talks between Secretary of the Russian Security Council Nikolai Patrushev and U.S. National Security Adviser Jake Sullivan were constructive and were held in preparation for forthcoming contacts between the two countries at the highest level, …

Biden heads to G20 to talk energy prices, supply chain woes

Biden heads to G20 to talk energy prices, supply chain woes

U.S. President Joe Biden heads to a meeting of G20 leaders in Europe this week to discuss energy prices, the Iranian nuclear program and supply chain issues, U.S. national security adviser Jake Sullivan said. Biden will also seek to …

U.S. calls on OPEC and its allies to increase oil production

U.S. calls on OPEC and its allies to increase oil production

U.S. President Joe Biden's top aides are calling on OPEC and its oil-producing allies to boost production in an effort to combat climbing gasoline prices that they see as a threat to the global economic recovery. Biden's …

Kim Yo Jong pours cold water on hopes for re-engagement with US

Kim Yo Jong pours cold water on hopes for re-engagement with US

Pyongyang and Washington have shown different interpretations of Kim Jong Un’s latest remarks about possible talks with the Biden administration. Since Kim Jong Un, the North Korean leader, urged his country to be prepared for both “dialogue and confrontation” with the new U.S. administration