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22/06/2021
Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Política Económica

International criticism of Nicaragua crackdown grows

18:10 - International criticism of Nicaragua’s government grew on Tuesday after another night of arrests in Managua. Fifty-nine countries at the United Nations Human Rights Council signed onto a statement expressing concern over arbitrary arrests and the restriction of fundamental rights.
22/06/2021
Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Política

Militias in Afghanistan’s north are taking up the fight against the Taliban

16:00 - A sweeping Taliban offensive across northern Afghanistan, unchecked by overstretched government forces, has triggered a sudden resurgence of anti-Taliban militias in half a dozen provinces, raising concerns that the country could plunge into a prolonged civil war.
22/06/2021
Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Organismos Internacionales

China calls for Canada human rights inquiry, preempting demand for investigation into abuse of Uyghurs

14:26 - Just moments before Canada was due to issue a call for an international investigation into crimes against Uyghurs in China’s Xinjiang province Tuesday, a Chinese diplomat stepped in with Beijing’s own proposal: an investigation into Canada.
18/06/2021
Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Política Internacional Danielle Paquette

France is pulling back from Africa’s fastest-growing conflict. Who will fill the security void?

When thousands of troops from the United States, Africa and Europe trained together here this month, one nation was notably absent: France.
17/06/2021
Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Política Internacional Michael E. Miller

China launches first astronauts to its new space station, as race with U.S. heats up

China launched the first astronauts to its space station on Thursday, taking a significant stride in what some U.S. officials have dubbed a new space race between the two countries.
15/06/2021
Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Política Internacional David J. Lynch

Biden, E.U. eliminate long-running aircraft trade dispute, but other Trump tariffs still stand in the way

President Biden and European Union leadersreached a deal Tuesday to put to rest a 17-year-old trade dispute about subsidies for aircraft manufacturers, officials said, a significant step in calming trade relations after the fury of the Trump years.
14/06/2021
Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Política Internacional Karen DeYoung

NATO allies seek clarity on maintaining secure facilities in Afghanistan following troop withdrawal

With fewer than 100 days before the Sept. 11 deadline President Biden has set for the withdrawal of all U.S. forces from Afghanistan, allies in the two-decade-long war are anxiously awaiting U.S. guidance on what comes next.
10/06/2021
Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Política

Russia is preparing to supply Iran with an advanced satellite system that will boost Tehran’s ability to surveil military targets, officials say

20:53 - Russia is preparing to supply Iran with an advanced satellite system that will give Tehran an unprecedented ability to track potential military targets across the Middle East and beyond, according to current and former U.S. and Middle Eastern officials briefed on details of the arrangement.
09/06/2021
Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Política

Biden’s personal diplomacy to be tested by allies — and one adversary — on his first trip abroad

21:44 - President Biden sold himself as the man with the relationships — not just with Democrats and Republicans at home, but with allies and leaders across the globe who were alarmed and exhausted by four years of Donald Trump.
09/06/2021
Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Relaciones Bilaterales Dan Balz

Is there a special relationship building between Biden and Boris? Or not?

President Biden and British Prime Minister Boris Johnson are anything but natural soul mates — different political parties, different generations, different styles as leaders. When the two sit down together on Thursday, they will begin to see whether the term “special relationship” defines not just their countries but the two of them as well.
09/06/2021
Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Economía Internacional Eva Dou

Beijing slams U.S. bill to curtail China’s economy and military, preps anti-sanctions steps

Beijing decried a U.S. bill to curtail China’s economic and military ambitions, as Chinese lawmakers meet this week to discuss measures to counter U.S. sanctions.
08/06/2021
Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Política

Senate approves sprawling $250 billion bill to curtail China’s economic and military ambitions

19:35 - The bill, adopted on a bipartisan vote, invests heavily in U.S. science and technology while threatening a host of punishments against Beijing
08/06/2021
Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Política

Ortega government arrests third presidential hopeful in Nicaragua

18:52 - President Daniel Ortega’s government on Tuesday made its third arrest of an opposition leader in a week, locking up most of his top challengers in the November election in a sharp escalation of political repression in the Central American country.
08/06/2021
Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Política

OAS mission visits Haiti amid concerns of violence, chaos

18:05 - A mission from the Organization of American States arrived in Haiti on Tuesday amid concerns over what it called the country’s grave political, security and human rights situation.
07/06/2021
Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Política Internacional Shira Rubin

Israeli security chief issues rare warning over potential for Jan. 6-style mob violence ahead of Netanyahu departure

The head of Israel's internal security service said that "extremely violent and inciting discourse" targeting the lawmakers who are seeking to end Benjamin Netanyahu's 12-year tenure as prime minister could take a potentially lethal form — a grim echo of the warnings ahead of the Jan. 6 insurrection at the U.S. Capitol.
04/06/2021
Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Política Adam Taylor and Paul Schemm

China’s great vaccine hope, Sinopharm, sees reputation darkened amid covid spikes in countries using it

03/06 Last year, Bahrain became one of the first countries to throw support behind China’s Sinopharm vaccine, granting it emergency use approval in December — a substantial boost for Beijing’s global ambitions for the vaccine, despite doubts on the part of some scientists over lack of public safety and efficacy data.
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