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26/08/2020
Política The Hill - Estados Unidos Política Internacional Rebecca Kheel

US troops injured in collision with Russian military vehicle in Syria

18:29 - U.S. troops were injured Tuesday in a collision with the Russian military vehicle in northeast Syria, the Trump administration confirmed Wednesday.
26/08/2020
Política The Hill - Estados Unidos Política NATHANIEL WEIXEL

US rejects UN panel's accusation that states restricted abortion access

13:18 - The U.S. government on Wednesday denied a United Nations panel's accusation that states have restricted abortion access during the COVID-19 pandemic, and rejected the notion that there is an assumed “right to abortion.”
25/08/2020
Política The Hill - Estados Unidos Política Rebecca Kheel

UN Security Council rejects US demand to snap back Iran sanctions

17:06 - The president of the U.N. Security Council has rejected the Trump administration’s demand to snap back sanctions on Iran that were lifted under the 2015 nuclear deal.
25/08/2020
Política The Hill - Estados Unidos JOHN BOWDEN

Trump administration mulls formally accusing China of Uighur 'genocide': report

15:30 - The Trump administration is considering officially classifying the treatment of China's Uighur Muslim minority by the Chinese government as a genocide, two administration officials told Politico.
24/08/2020
Política The Hill - Estados Unidos Política LAURA KELLY

Pompeo draws criticism for convention speech from Jerusalem

17:07 - Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s expected speech on Tuesday to the Republican National Convention from Jerusalem is drawing criticism for using official diplomatic travel to make a political statement in a presidential election year.
24/08/2020
Política The Hill - Estados Unidos Política Morgan Chalfant

Trump rails on mail-in voting in surprise remarks at convention

15:07 - President Trump delivered a rally-like address to the Republican National Convention on Monday in a surprise appearance in Charlotte, N.C., after he was officially nominated for the 2020 GOP ticket.
24/08/2020
Política The Hill - Estados Unidos Política Internacional Justine Coleman

US envoy joins Taiwan president in marking deadly Chinese attack

13:55 - U.S. envoy William Brent Christensen joined the president of Taiwan on Sunday in marking the 62nd anniversary of a deadly Chinese attack, amid rising tensions between Washington and Beijing.
20/08/2020
Política The Hill - Estados Unidos Política

Poisoning of Putin opponent could test US-Moscow relationship

19:40 - The alleged poisoning of a prominent critic of Russian President Vladimir Putin this week drew immediate rebukes from U.S. lawmakers on both sides of the aisle and will likely serve as another key test for President Trump’s relationship with the autocratic leader.
19/08/2020
Política The Hill - Estados Unidos Política Justine Coleman

US intelligence determined Wuhan officials hid coronavirus information, fearing reprisals: report

16:22 - U.S. intelligence determined that local Wuhan officials hid information about the coronavirus from the central Chinese government due to fear of reprisals, The New York Times reported Wednesday.
19/08/2020
Política The Hill - Estados Unidos Política LAURA KELLY

US ends extradition treaty with Hong Kong over national security law

14:15 - Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday said the U.S. is ending three key bilateral agreements with Hong Kong, the latest in a series of punitive measures against Beijing for its recent imposition of a Chinese national security law on the territory.
18/08/2020
Política The Hill - Estados Unidos Política Tal Axelrod

African Union head raises alarm on possible military coup in Mali

17:05 - Mali President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita and Prime Minister Boubou Cisse were arrested during an apparent coup in the country Tuesday, according to the head of the African Union.
11/08/2020
Política The Hill - Estados Unidos Política

Hong Kong exports to US will need 'made in China' label, Trump administration says

10:46 - Exports to the U.S. from Hong Kong may soon have to be specially marked to indicate their Chinese origin as the U.S.'s special relationship with the former British colony comes to an end.
10/08/2020
Política The Hill - Estados Unidos Política REBECCA KLAR

Pompeo, US allies decry 'erosion of rights' in Hong Kong

16:22 - Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and the foreign ministers of Australia, Canada, New Zealand and the U.K. issued a joint statement Sunday decrying the “erosion of rights” in Hong Kong over Beijing’s imposition of a controversial national security law, among other changes for the semi-autonomous region.
07/08/2020
Política The Hill - Estados Unidos Política J. EDWARD MORENO

Canada vows to retaliate against Trump tariffs

14:25 - Canada announced plans Friday to retaliate against the U.S. after President Trump announced Thursday that he is reimposing aluminum tariffs.
07/08/2020
Política The Hill - Estados Unidos Política Internacional Brett Samuels

Trump hits Hong Kong leader with sanctions

11:45 - The Trump administration on Friday targeted 11 individuals with sanctions over Beijing's crackdown on Hong Kong, including Carrie Lam, the chief executive of the autonomous territory.
06/08/2020
Política The Hill - Estados Unidos Política Brett Samuels

Trump: COVID-19 vaccine may be ready 'right around' Election Day

13:43 - President Trump on Thursday said he thinks it's possible there will be a COVID-19 vaccine ready around Election Day in November.
06/08/2020
Política The Hill - Estados Unidos J. EDWARD MORENO

China's top diplomat says it has no intentions to become 'another United States'

12:23 - China’s top diplomat said Wednesday that the country has no intention of involving itself in the internal affairs of other nations and “becoming another United States.”
05/08/2020
Política The Hill - Estados Unidos Política LAURA KELLY

Amnesty International calls for international investigation into Beirut explosions

13:32 - The human rights group Amnesty International on Wednesday called for an international investigation into massive explosions in Beirut on Tuesday that killed over 100 people, injured thousands and left widespread devastation throughout Lebanon's capital city.
05/08/2020
Política The Hill - Estados Unidos J. EDWARD MORENO

WHO official to young people: 'Ask yourself the question: Do I really need to go to that party?'

13:15 - Officials at the World Health Organization (WHO) pleaded for young people to reconsider going to social gatherings as they become the demographic increasingly affected by the coronavirus.
04/08/2020
Política The Hill - Estados Unidos Organismos Internacionales Zack Budryk

UN chief warns of 'generational catastrophe' due to school closures worldwide

13:03 - United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres said nations should prioritize safely reopening schools, warning of a “generational catastrophe” if children are deprived of public education for too long.
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