Storm clouds are gathering over Washington. The US House of Representatives voted last Wednesday to impeach President Donald Trump for allegedly inciting rioters who stormed the Capitol.
There are many good reasons why we should be worried about the culture of democracy in Germany, in Europe and across the world.
US law enforcement agencies are screening National Guard members to make sure they do not pose a security risk during President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration, a four-star general said in comments broadcast yesterday.
The US administration declassified a critical national security document last week, much to everyone’s surprise, since it was not due to be publicly released in any form until the last day of 2042.
Twenty-three elderly Norwegian people died after receiving Pfizer vaccines. Thirteen of them have been assessed and common side effects may have contributed to severe reactions in them, according to the Norwegian Medicines Agency.
Iran has warned the United States to stop “illegal actions” taken against its diplomats on U.S. soil, the spokesman for the Iranian Foreign Affairs Ministry Saeed Khatibzadeh declared on Saturday.
Downtown Washington was fenced off and boarded up Wednesday, with concrete barriers blocking avenues, police at street corners, and armed National Guard soldiers patrolling Capitol Hill as Congress impeached President Donald Trump for a second time.
Pence says he does not support invoking the 25th Amendment process to remove Trump.
As much as President Donald Trump loves golf, leaders of the sport are racing away from the embattled US leader for what they say is the good of the game.
It is an image that will haunt anyone invested in democracy for a long time to come. A miscreant sitting in the chair of the speaker of the United States (US) House of Representatives, his foot on the desk, mocking the institution.
Divergences on the silencing of Trump are greater than the riot itself, and such divergences would further divide US society and lead to more hatred and confusion.
The last time the US Capitol was overrun was in 1814, when British troops took the building. At the time, slavery was still legal and the discrepancy in the treatment of Black and white people was official US government policy.
US Democrats on Saturday were readying for an unprecedented second impeachment of Donald Trump as the defiant president showed no signs of stepping down after the deadly violence at the Capitol.
Trump’s supporters storm a session of Congress held to certify Joe Biden’s election win.
Democrats seize control of the US Senate Wednesday with dramatic election wins.
Trump offers the clearest signal yet that he will voluntarily leave office on January 20.
GMAC responds to the expiration of the US Generalized System of Preferences (GSP).
Beijing accuses US of “bullying” after Trump ordered a ban on a series of Chinese apps.
Mexico said Monday that it was ready to offer political asylum to WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, after a British judge blocked his extradition to the US to face espionage charges.
Washington made an outcry riddled with a sour grapes mentality toward the completion of negotiations on the China-EU Comprehensive Agreement on Investment.
In short, the US factor always exists in China’s bilateral relations with other countries. But in most cases, it is not a key factor.
As 2020 comes to an end, only around 2.7 million Americans have received their first dose of the coronavirus vaccine – a much lower number than the 20 million the federal government originally promised.
Sino-US relations have deteriorated at an unprecedented pace over the past nearly four years thanks to the Donald Trump administration’s “America first” policies.
The walls of the US system of checks and balances have withstood Donald Trump’s attacks. He is leaving the White House on January 20, 2021 and not even the Supreme Court justices he appointed can change that.
Asian markets are mixed as Trump signed a massive coronavirus relief bill.
US President-elect Joe Biden warned Saturday of “devastating consequences” if President Donald Trump continues to delay signing a COVID-19 economic relief bill passed by Congress.
There is no doubt that China and the United States have provided useful experience in agricultural development for human progress, especially for developing countries.
Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov said Wednesday Moscow was not expecting “anything good” from US President-elect Joe Biden, accusing members of his future administration of “Russophobia”.
US lawmakers on Monday approved a $900 billion relief package for the world’s biggest economy that will provide a long-sought boost for millions of Americans and businesses battered by the coronavirus pandemic.
India projects itself as the world’s largest democracy, just as the US likes to think of itself as the leader of the free world.