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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, …

Biden: U.S. backs Sweden and Finland Nato bids

Biden: U.S. backs Sweden and Finland Nato bids

U.S. President Joe Biden said the United States fully supports Sweden and Finland’s bids to join NATO after both nations began the formal process of applying to the alliance. Biden, flanked by Finnish President Sauli …

Biden’s approval rating hits all-time low

Biden’s approval rating hits all-time low

U.S. President Joe Biden’s approval rating has fallen to 39%, the lowest figure since he took the office, according to a poll conducted by NBC News. 56% of respondents said they are not satisfied with the policies of the …

Biden calls Harris US President

Biden calls Harris US President

US leader Joe Biden misspoke again, calling US Vice President Kamala Harris president. Biden took part in the US-ASEAN summit, which was held in Washington on May 12-13. ASEAN members are Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia, …

Biden reveals number of Covid-19 deaths in U.S.

Biden reveals number of Covid-19 deaths in U.S.

Americans must not "grow numb" to the sorrow of the coronavirus pandemic, U.S. President Joe Biden said Thursday, as he marked 1 million Covid-19 deaths in the United States. Biden urged the country to remain …

US first lady pays unannounced visit to Ukraine

US first lady pays unannounced visit to Ukraine

US first lady Jill Biden has paid an unannounced visit to Ukraine as part of her trip to Europe, according to a pool report. Her motorcade crossed the Slovak-Ukrainian border at 14:41 Slovak time (15:41 Moscow time) on Sunday. During …

Biden: Americans are immigrant nation

Biden: Americans are immigrant nation

U.S. President Joe Biden marked Cinco de Mayo on Thursday by honoring the impact that Mexican Americans and other immigrant communities have had in the United States as he hosted a White House party with Mexico’s first lady as the guest of …

Biden and Scholz discuss anti-Russian measures

Biden and Scholz discuss anti-Russian measures

US President Joe Biden and German Chancellor Olaf Scholz have discussed by phone military and humanitarian aid to Ukraine, as well as anti-Russian measures, the White House press service said in a statement. According to the document, …

Biden casts Trump supporters as "extremists"

Biden casts Trump supporters as "extremists"

U.S. President Joe Biden cast Republicans as a bunch of extremists bent on taxing low-income families, putting popular programs like Social Security in peril. When asked about the heated controversy around the right to abortion …

More Americans disapprove of Biden's handling of economy

More Americans disapprove of Biden's handling of economy

Biden approval rating improves slightly: poll U.S. President Joe Biden’s approval rating increased slightly over the past two months, according to a new poll, but the latest numbers illustrate frustrations the American public …

Biden accepts Bennett invitation to visit Israel

Biden accepts Bennett invitation to visit Israel

U.S. President Joe Biden will visit Israel following an invitation from Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett, according to Al Jazeera. While both governments confirmed that Biden had accepted the invitation to visit Israel in the …

Turkey 'rejects' Biden's remarks on events of 1915

Turkey 'rejects' Biden's remarks on events of 1915

Turkey rejected and condemned statements made by US President Joe Biden regarding the events of 1915. "Statements that are incompatible with historical facts and international law regarding the events of 1915 are not valid. This …

Biden unveils $800 million in new Ukraine military aid

Biden unveils $800 million in new Ukraine military aid

U.S. President Joe Biden pledged $800 million in more weaponry for Ukraine on Thursday and said he would ask Congress for more money to help bolster support for the Ukrainian military. Addressing Americans from the White House's …

US bans Russian-linked ships from its ports

US bans Russian-linked ships from its ports

The US bans Russian-linked ships from entering its ports. This was stated by US President Joe Biden, speaking at the White House with a brief speech on the situation around Ukraine on April 21. "I announce a ban on the …

Biden to hold call with allies on Tuesday over Ukraine

Biden to hold call with allies on Tuesday over Ukraine

U.S. President Joe Biden will on Tuesday hold a call with allies to discuss the Ukraine crisis, including on how to coordinate on holding Russia accountable, the White House said. "The President will convene a secure video call …

Biden's rating collapsing among members of Generation Z

Biden's rating collapsing among members of Generation Z

Young Americans have turned on U.S. President Joe Biden, according to a Gallup analysis of its polling over the breadth of Biden's term released this week. In the early days of Biden's presidency (from January 2021 to …

Biden says he's ready to go to Ukraine

Biden says he's ready to go to Ukraine

U.S. President Joe Biden said he was still working with his team to determine whether he should dispatch a senior member of his administration to Ukraine. "We're making that decision now," Biden said when asked …

Biden extends Covid-19 public health emergency

Biden extends Covid-19 public health emergency

The Biden administration on Wednesday extended the Covid-19 public health emergency that had been due to expire on April 16. The 90-day extension, announced by the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), will allow millions …