His statement comes as POTUS continues to challenge the election results via a spate of lawsuits over alleged voting violations and fraud. Despite refusing to concede, Trump hailed the GSA's decision to start the transition process to the projected Biden-Harris administration.
The aid pledge comes days after Secretary of Defence Christopher Miller, who was recently appointed to the role by the Trump administration, announced the US' intention to drastically draw down the number of troops deployed in war-torn Afghanistan in the next few weeks.
Peru has been undergoing a political upheaval this month, seeing two presidents step down and a third one sworn in on 17 November amid fierce clashes between police and protesters. Argentine political analyst and author Gonzalo Fiore Viani has explained the causes of the recent turmoil and its potential consequences for the continent.
Shamima Begum was 15 when she left her home in east London in February 2015 and travelled to Syria with two other British schoolgirls. She married a Dutch jihadist, who was killed, and is currently in a camp for former Daesh* families in Syria.
James Mattis served under Trump from 2017 to 2019. He resigned in protest against the president's decision to withdraw US troops from Syria. Earlier this year he launched a scathing attack on Trump calling him a threat to the US Constitution.
Numerous countries have reported spikes in the number of coronavirus cases amid another wave of the pandemic. The global COVID-19 tally has surpassed 59 million, while the death toll has reached almost 1.4 million worldwide, according to Johns Hopkins University.
The English striker played alongside Ronaldo in Manchester United for four years. Considered one of the best players of his generation, Rooney is both United’s and the English national team's all-time highest scorer.