French President Emmanuel Macron has been at the receiving end of a barrage of abuse since his speech at a commemoration ceremony for brutally murdered French history teacher Samuel Paty last week, in which he stressed that France would continue to defend freedom of speech.
Texas has become an increasingly tight race over the last several years because of an influx of new, younger residents in search of good jobs and cheap housing. Recent polls have showed Trump only narrowly ahead of or tied with Biden among Texas voters.
The report by the New York Post alleging corrupt dealings of the Biden family caused a stir among the US public nearly two weeks before the November poll. The claims are based on emails said to be found in an abandoned laptop of Hunter Biden – a device which apparently has many more things to reveal.
Last week, Russian President Vladimir Putin suggested extending the last arms control agreement between the United States and Russia for another year without any conditions, stressing that a world without the New START would be worryingly vulnerable.
Migrants attempting to cross the English Channel reached their peak during the summer due to clearer skies and calmer weather. However, some still try to make the perilous journey during the stormy winter conditions.
The Iranian major general's remarks towards Macron came as Mohammad Javad Zarif, Iran's Foreign Minister, also denounced the French head of state for "insulting Muslims and their sanctities".
Earlier, Vahram Poghosyan, spokesman for the unrecognized Nagorno-Karabakh Republic (NKR), said two Azerbaijani drones had been destroyed.
The global death toll from the coronavirus infection has topped 1.158 million, over 43.4 million c cases have been detected, and over 29 million of those have recovered, according to Baltimore, Maryland's Johns Hopkins University, which tracks and compiles data from national and local authorities, the media and other sources.