Biden's new ambassadorial candidates were announced as the US leader is in the middle of his first presidential trip to Europe that includes the NATO summit in Brussels and a meeting with his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin, in Geneva, with the latter tete-a-tete scheduled for Wednesday.
Texas Governor Greg Abbott (R) has announced that, in lieu of a federally funded border wall on the US-Mexico border wall, the Lone Star State will construct its own wall along the southern border with Mexico. Federal funds for the structure were redirected, as US President Joe Biden believed the project was "a waste of money."
The non-self-governing territory of Western Sahara has seemingly become a pawn in greater disputes, with Morocco’s claim to rule the country being affirmed by the US in exchange for the normalization of relations with Israel, and now Spain is pushing for its ally in Washington to reverse the decision.
BEIRUT (Sputnik) - Villagers in Syria's northeastern province Al Hasakah have blocked the passage of a column of the US military and the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), forcing it to turn back, the state SANA news agency reported on Tuesday.
WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - US President Joe Biden asked the leaders of the NATO member states for advice ahead of his upcoming meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin and vowed to coordinate with them the arms control agenda, a senior Biden administration official told reporters on Tuesday.
The Biden administration's attempt to compete with a re-emerging part of the world appears doomed, as the so-called "unipolar moment" can no longer be restored, say European observers commenting on the US president's commitment to NATO and Build Back Better World pledges.
While some social media users compared the shape seen in the image to a fictional spacecraft, there were also those who offered more mundane explanations.