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White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki to step down

White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki to step down

White House press secretary Jen Psaki will step down from her position on May 13, the White House announced. Karine Jean-Pierre, who is currently President Joe Biden's principal deputy press secretary, has been promoted to press …

ASEAN-US summit to be held on May 12-13

ASEAN-US summit to be held on May 12-13

The US-ASEAN (Association of Southeast Asian Nations) summit will be held in Washington on May 12-13, the White House spokesperson, Jen Psaki said. The statement, published on the website of the department, clarifies that the …

Psaki tests positive for COVID-19 ahead of Europe trip

Psaki tests positive for COVID-19 ahead of Europe trip

White House press secretary Jen Psaki said she is positive again for COVID-19 and will not accompany President Joe Biden to Europe for meetings. Biden tested negative on Tuesday, she said. Psaki tweeted that she took …

Biden to hold talks with Xi Jinping

Biden to hold talks with Xi Jinping

US President Joe Biden will hold talks with Chinese President Xi Jinping, Jen Psaki said. It is noted that the heads of state will discuss the events in Ukraine and bilateral relations. "Both leaders will discuss the …

Biden will travel to Europe next week

Biden will travel to Europe next week

U.S. President Joe Biden will travel to Europe next week for face-to-face talks with European leaders about the situation in Ukraine, White House press secretary Jen Psaki announced. Biden will meet with European leaders at an …

White House: Biden-Putin meeting take place, if...

White House: Biden-Putin meeting take place, if...

Any plans for a meeting between U.S. President Joe Biden and Russian President Vladimir Putin are off the table for the time being, White House press secretary Jen Psaki told reporters. Psaki did not explicitly …

Putin and Biden to meet in Europe for the sake of peace

Putin and Biden to meet in Europe for the sake of peace

Russian President Vladimir Putin and U.S. President Joe Biden accepted the proposal of French President Emmanuel Macron to hold a summit on security and strategic stability in Europe. As the Elysee Palace reported on Sunday, Macron …

U.S. encouraged by Macron-Putin talks

U.S. encouraged by Macron-Putin talks

The United States is encouraged by France’s diplomatic efforts regarding Ukraine and the recent talks between French President Emmanuel Macron and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin, White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki told reporters …

White House: Biden is open to engaging with Putin

White House: Biden is open to engaging with Putin

U.S. President Joe Biden is open to holding talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin but no talks are currently planned, White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki said at a regular news conference. Biden "has always been open to …

White House says no agreement on new Biden-Putin talks

White House says no agreement on new Biden-Putin talks

U.S. President Joe Biden has yet to agree to a time and place of fresh talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin, White House spokesperson Jen Psaki said on Thursday. Psaki was asked if she can confirm President Putin's words that …

White House welcomes OPEC's plans to pump more oil

White House welcomes OPEC's plans to pump more oil

The White House on Thursday said it welcomed a decision by OPEC and its allies to incrementally increase oil output, but added that the United States has no plans to reconsider its decision to release crude reserves. "We appreciate …

Psaki: Biden doesn't say Xi Jinping is not his friend

Psaki: Biden doesn't say Xi Jinping is not his friend

White House press secretary Jen Psaki rebutted the allegation that that U.S. President Joe Biden does not consider Chinese President Xi Jinping to be his friend. Xi referred to Biden as his "old friend" ahead of a …