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12/01/2021
Política The Hill - Estados Unidos Política Internacional Rebecca Kheel

Joint Chiefs denounce 'sedition and insurrection' of Capitol attack

18:21 - The United States’ top military officers condemned Tuesday the “sedition and insurrection” that took place at the Capitol last week when supporters of President Trump sieged the building.
12/01/2021
Política The Hill - Estados Unidos Política

Growing number of lawmakers test positive for COVID-19 after Capitol siege

16:06 - A growing number of lawmakers are testing positive for COVID-19 after being forced to crowd together in a secure space during Wednesday’s mob attack on the Capitol, confirming fears that the insurrection created conditions for a virus superspreader event.
12/01/2021
Política The Hill - Estados Unidos Política Internacional Lexi Lonas

Iran's state media says Facebook deleted its main page without warning

13:17 - Facebook has deleted Iran’s state media Press TV page off its platform Tuesday without any warning or explanation, according to the broadcaster.
12/01/2021
Política The Hill - Estados Unidos Política Internacional

China reimposes COVID-19 lockdown on 20 million residents

12:17 - China is reimposing coronavirus lockdowns on 20 million residents as cases begin to rise, hitting its highest daily case count in six months on Monday.
11/01/2021
Política The Hill - Estados Unidos Política Internacional BRANDON CONRADIS

Trump administration names Cuba a 'state sponsor of terrorism'

16:32 - The Trump administration has re-listed Cuba as a "state sponsor of terrorism," reversing a decision made by the Obama administration in 2015 as part of an effort to improve relations with the country.
08/01/2021
Política The Hill - Estados Unidos Política JORDAIN CARNEY

Murkowski becomes first GOP senator to call on Trump to resign

18:06 - GOP Sen. Lisa Murkowski (Alaska) said Friday that she believes President Trump should resign immediately, becoming the first Senate Republican to call for him to step down after riots at the Capitol.
08/01/2021
Política The Hill - Estados Unidos Política Sylvan Lane

Trudeau condemns Trump for 'inciting' Capitol riots

15:26 - Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Friday condemned President Trump for “inciting” Wednesday’s attack on the U.S. Capitol, which claimed at least five lives and interrupted the peaceful transition of power.
08/01/2021
Política The Hill - Estados Unidos Política Internacional

Pompeo says US not a 'banana republic' amid fallout from attack on Capitol

14:10 - Secretary of State Mike Pompeo used his personal Twitter account on Thursday to criticize journalists and politicians for likening the U.S. to a "banana republic" following the violent attacks that occurred on the Capitol building Wednesday.
07/01/2021
Política The Hill - Estados Unidos Política Reid Wilson

Transportation Secretary Chao resigns in protest

14:39 - Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao will resign in protest after a violent mob overran the Capitol after being incited by President Trump, a source with knowledge of her decision said Thursday.
07/01/2021
Política The Hill - Estados Unidos Política Lexi Lonas

Hong Kong activist: Democratic world has been weakened by riot at US Capitol

12:04 - Pro-democracy activists in Hong Kong are speaking out against the violence that occurred at the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday, with one person calling it “a subversion of the will of the people by violence.”
06/01/2021
Política The Hill - Estados Unidos Política Morgan Chalfant

Biden condemns 'insurrection' at Capitol, demands response from Trump

17:42 - President-elect Joe Biden on Wednesday forcefully condemned the violence in the nation’s capital as “insurrection” and called on President Trump to demand an end to the “siege.”
06/01/2021
Política The Hill - Estados Unidos Política Internacional Morgan Chalfant

Trump tells supporters to be 'peaceful' after they storm Capitol

16:04 - President Trump urged his supporters to “stay peaceful” while throngs of pro-Trump demonstrators flooded to the U.S. Capitol and breached the complex on Wednesday afternoon.
05/01/2021
Política The Hill - Estados Unidos Política Internacional LAURA KELLY

Trump administration imposes additional sanctions on Iran amid increasing tensions

13:10 - The Trump administration on Tuesday imposed new sanctions on Iran’s metal industry, targeting companies in China, Europe and the United Kingdom that the administration says provides revenue for Tehran to fund destabilizing activities throughout the region.
30/12/2020
Política The Hill - Estados Unidos Política Internacional Rebecca Kheel

Biden to nominate first female deputy Defense secretary

12:34 - President-elect Joe Biden will nominate experienced Pentagon hand Kathleen Hicks to be the department’s No. 2 official, his transition team announced Wednesday.
29/12/2020
Argentina The Hill - Estados Unidos Política KAELAN DEESE

Argentina begins COVID-19 vaccination drive with Russian Sputnik V

14:00 - Argentina began its COVID-19 vaccine rollout Tuesday using the Russian Sputnik V version, becoming the third country in the world to administer that type of shot outside of trials.
29/12/2020
Política The Hill - Estados Unidos Política Zack Budryk

Iran begins human trials of locally developed COVID-19 vaccine: state TV

13:42 - Iranian state media on Tuesday said the country has begun its first human trials for a domestically-manufactured coronavirus vaccine.
29/12/2020
Política The Hill - Estados Unidos Política Justine Coleman

EU to purchase extra 100 million doses of Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine

13:40 - The European Union (EU) will purchase an additional 100 million doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine, officials said Tuesday, as the bloc of 27 nations has launched its effort to vaccinate its 450 million-person population.
29/12/2020
Política The Hill - Estados Unidos Política Morgan Chalfant

Harris receives coronavirus vaccine on camera, urges Americans to get vaccinated

12:21 - Vice President-elect Kamala Harris received the first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine on Tuesday, becoming the latest high-level official to do so on camera in order to instill public trust.
28/12/2020
Política The Hill - Estados Unidos Política Morgan Chalfant

Biden calls out transition 'roadblocks' in remarks on national security

17:47 - President-elect Joe Biden said Monday that his transition team has encountered “roadblocks” from political leaders at both the Defense Department and Office of Management and Budget (OMB) and called on the Trump administration to provide more information to avoid hiccups that adversaries could take advantage of during the transfer of power.
23/12/2020
Política The Hill - Estados Unidos Política Internacional Brett Samuels

Trump pardons Manafort, Stone and Charles Kushner in latest round

21:30 - President Trump on Wednesday pardoned Roger Stone and Paul Manafort, two associates convicted as part of former special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation.
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