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20/08/2021
Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Política Internacional ISHAAN THAROOR

Afghanistan’s crisis underscores the U.S.’s shifting place in the world

Across the pond, a defiant White House has doubled down on its decision-making, showing little contrition for its role in the chaotic scenes unfolding in Kabul.
20/08/2021
Economía The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Economía Internacional Costas Paris

Covid-19 Closure at China’s Ningbo Port Is Latest Snarl in Global Supply Chains

Dozens of ships are anchored outside the giant port, which isn’t expected to resume full operations for weeks
19/08/2021
Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Política Internacional Isabelle Khurshudyan

Ahead of White House meeting, Ukraine’s Zelensky expresses frustration with Western allies

Ahead of his meeting with President Biden at the end of this month, Ukrainian leader Volodymyr Zelensky expressed frustration with Western allies' hesitancy to greenlight Kyiv's ascension to NATO and took issue with Biden's comment that the country still has "to clean up corruption" before it can be considered for membership to the military alliance.
18/08/2021
Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Política Internacional Robyn Dixon

Russia sees potential cooperation with Taliban, but also prepares for the worst

In the wake of the Taliban's lightning takeover of Afghanistan, Russian officials moved quickly into a two-pronged approach: cautiously reaching out to the Taliban even as Russia expanded military exercises with Tajikistan along the Afghan border.
17/08/2021
Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Política Ruby Mellen

Afghanistan is under Taliban control. Here’s who leads the organization.

16:49 - With Afghanistan under Taliban control, the world is watching to see how the group will govern after being out of power since 2001.
17/08/2021
Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Medio Ambiente William Booth

Poor, unvaccinated countries fear getting to U.N. climate summit may be ‘almost insurmountable’

As host for a crucial United Nations climate summit this fall in Glasgow, the British government has vowed that the international gathering will not only be "safe and successful," but "the most inclusive ever," even in the face of a surging coronavirus pandemic.
13/08/2021
Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Politica Latinoamericana Anthony Faiola

Maduro is poised to launch talks with Venezuela’s opposition. He seems to have the upper hand.

As representatives of Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro and the U.S.-backed opposition open a new round of talks aimed at restoring democracy and easing a humanitarian crisis in the South American country, the authoritarian leader appears to have the upper hand.
13/08/2021
Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Política Internacional Sammy Westfall

Indiscriminate Hamas rocket attacks on Israel are war crimes, Human Rights Watch says

A leading human rights group Thursday said that rocket and mortar attacks by Palestinian armed groups in the Gaza Strip during the conflict with Israel in May “violated the laws of war and amount to war crimes.”
12/08/2021
Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Política

Texas GOP ramps up push to enact voting restrictions, passing a bill in the Senate and moving to arrest House Democrats who staged walkout

20:42 - Texas Republicans advanced their effort to enact new voting restrictions on Thursday, passing a far-reaching elections bill in the state Senate after a 15-hour Democratic filibuster and pursuing arrests of House Democrats who have refused to return to the state Capitol in an effort to deny the chamber a quorum.
12/08/2021
Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Política

Faith leaders and Texas Democrats march to US Capitol to demand voting protections

19:33 - A group of Democratic Texas legislators marched with faith leaders from the Supreme Court building to the U.S. Capitol on Thursday morning (Aug. 12) to deliver letters demanding change for millions of people impacted by poverty and voting disenfranchisement.
12/08/2021
Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Política

Newspaper goes online only as Nicaragua withholds newsprint

16:50 - Nicaragua’s storied La Prensa newspaper said Thursday it will suspend its print edition after the government once again withheld newsprint paper at customs.
12/08/2021
Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Politica Latinoamericana Simeon Tegel

Chaotic start to Castillo’s presidency leaves Peruvians wondering who’s in charge

The chaos has sounded the starting gun on an existential battle between the executive and an antagonistic, conservative-dominated legislature, with increasing talk of either the impeachment of the president or the dissolution of congress.
12/08/2021
Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Medio Ambiente Robyn Dixon

Siberia’s wildfires are bigger than all the world’s other blazes combined

The fires raging in Siberia are bigger than fires in Greece, Turkey, Italy, the United States and Canada combined, with analysts warning that this year could surpass Russia’s worst fire year, 2012, according to Yaroshenko.
11/08/2021
Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Politica Latinoamericana ISHAAN THAROOR

Brazil’s Bolsonaro follows the Trump playbook

Bolsonaro, who is slumping in the polls ahead of next year’s presidential vote, is essentially reading from Trump’s playbook.
11/08/2021
Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Política Internacional Rick Noack

So much for ‘post-pandemic’ travel. E.U. weighs restrictions on American tourists, while U.S. says avoid Europe.

The summer started on a hopeful note. Coronavirus cases were falling, and inoculation rates were rising on both sides of the Atlantic. The European Union moved to lift its restrictions on travel from the United States, and newly vaccinated tourists eagerly embarked on their first “post-pandemic” trips.
11/08/2021
Economía The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Economía Internacional Rachel Siegel

Prices rise 5.4 percent in July over last year as the economy claws back from pandemic depths

The Fed and White House predict prices will continue to climb as consumer demand surges before supply chains can catch up
10/08/2021
Argentina The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Economía Estefanía Pozzo

Opinión: Crisis económica en Argentina: el problema no es solo la inflación, también los salarios

El fenómeno de los trabajadores pobres no es solo de la Argentina. La Organización Internacional del Trabajo ya alertó sobre esta situación en un documento de 2019.
10/08/2021
Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Política Internacional Edith M. Lederer

US and China clash at UN over South China Sea disputes

The United States and China clashed over Beijing’s actions in the South China Sea at a high-level U.N. Security Council meeting on maritime security Monday that also put a spotlight on attacks on ships in the Persian Gulf, piracy in the Gulf of Guinea, and drug and human trafficking in the Mediterranean and Atlantic Ocean.
09/08/2021
Argentina The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Política

Biden taps major donors for Argentina and Switzerland envoys

06/08 President Joe Biden is nominating two major Democratic donors to serve as ambassadors to Argentina and Switzerland.
09/08/2021
Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Politica Latinoamericana Shawn Boburg

In Haiti, a clouded assassination probe prompts fears of political crackdowns

Nearly a month after the assassination of President Jovenel Moïse, none of the dozens of detained suspects have been taken to court. Some of the judges and clerks involved in investigating the killing have gone into hiding, fearing for their lives and claiming they faced pressure to tamper with reports.
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