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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's border crisis

Biden's border crisis

Since the Biden administration eased restrictions at the border earlier this year, federal agents have seen a surge of illegal immigrants attempting to cross, with dramatic increases in single adults, unaccompanied children and members of “transnational criminal organizations

Russia resumes flights to five countries

Russia resumes flights to five countries

Russia is officially resuming air service with Mexico, Iceland, Malta, Portugal, and Saudi Arabia starting Tuesday after flights were suspended amid the coronavirus pandemic last spring, according to a respective decision taken in the middle of …

Pfizer identifies fake vaccine doses in Poland and Mexico

Pfizer identifies fake vaccine doses in Poland and Mexico

Pfizer has identified fake doses of its COVID-19 vaccine in Mexico and Poland. According to The Wall Street Journal, roughly 80 people in Mexico received a fake vaccine at $1,000 per dose in February, but didn’t appear to be …

White House: U.S. not considering sharing COVID-19 vaccine

White House: U.S. not considering sharing COVID-19 vaccine

White House press secretary Jen Psaki said that U.S. President Joe Biden would not consider Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador’s expected request that the U.S. share its coronavirus vaccine supply with its …

Global COVID-19 death toll surpasses 2.5 mln

Global COVID-19 death toll surpasses 2.5 mln

More than 2.5 million people across the world have died due to COVID-19. At least 2,500,770 people have died since the beginning of the pandemic, according to Johns Hopkins University data. The milestone of 2 million global …

Mexico starts administering Russia's Sputnik V vaccine

Mexico starts administering Russia's Sputnik V vaccine

Mexican authorities administered their first shots of Russia’s Sputnik V vaccine Wednesday to residents of the capital, with people lining up at a vaccination station on the city’s south side, eager to get any protection they …

Biden cancels funding for Trump border wall

Biden cancels funding for Trump border wall

U.S. President Joe Biden has rescinded the national emergency order used to fund Donald Trump's border wall. In a letter to Congress on Thursday, Biden wrote that the order was "unwarranted" and said that no further tax …

Mexico approves emergency use of Russia's coronavirus vaccine

Mexico approves emergency use of Russia's coronavirus vaccine

Mexican health regulator COFEPRIS has approved emergency use of Russia’s Sputnik V COVID-19 vaccine, Mexican Deputy Health Minister Hugo Lopez-Gatell said. Lopez-Gatell, Mexico’s coronavirus czar, was speaking at a regular …

Mexican president contracts COVID-19

Mexican president contracts COVID-19

Mexico’s President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said he had tested positive for COVID-19 amid the country’s deadliest week yet in the coronavirus pandemic, which has pushed the health system of the Mexican capital to its limits. …

Global COVID-19 cases surpass 19 mln

Global COVID-19 cases surpass 19 mln

The number of confirmed novel coronavirus cases across the globe exceeded 19 million on Friday, according to the Johns Hopkins University, which relies on data provided by international organizations and federal and local authorities. …

Trump thanks Russia for stabilizing oil

Trump thanks Russia for stabilizing oil

U.S. President Donald Trump expressed gratitude to Russia, Saudi Arabia and Mexico for the OPEC + agreement to cut oil output, concluded in April. "When oil crashed, I got Saudi Arabia, Russia, and others to cut nearly 10 …

Coronavirus global death toll passes 300,000

Coronavirus global death toll passes 300,000

More than 300,000 people around the world have now died globally from the coronavirus, according to figures from Johns Hopkins University, as the pandemic passed yet another bleak milestone. More than 4.4 million cases have also been …