Category: World

In NATO, Biden achieved something Trump did not.

US President Joe Biden ahead of his meeting with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg at the Alliance Summit in Brussels on June 14 | Photo: EFE / EPA / STEPHANIE LECOCQ / PISCINE After six months in Biden’s tenure, we have had a clear divide in the current US president’s foreign policy from his predecessor. […]

US eases sanctions on Venezuela over vaccine purchase

US President Joe Biden | Photo: OLIVER CONTRERAS / Agência EFE / Gazeta do Povo The U.S. government has relaxed some economic sanctions against Venezuela to allow the acquisition of pandemic-related equipment, such as vaccines, masks, oxygen cylinders and ventilators, according to a Treasury Department statement released Thursday. ). “The measures affect transactions and activities […]

Taliban persecution

Christians in Afghanistan fear Taliban persecution

Photo provided by the U.S. Central Command Department of Public Affairs shows a Marine leading the evacuation at Hamid Karzai International Airport, Afghanistan, August 20, 2021. Illustrative image. Photo: cap. Davis Harris / US Central Agency C / EFE After the fall of Afghanistan to the Taliban, many wondered what would happen to the country’s […]