Trump favors Treasury representative at the head of the World Bank

Trump favors Treasury representative at the head of the World Bank

Undersecretary for International Affairs of the US Treasury Department, David Malpass, is the candidate that Donald Trump should focus on leading the World Bank, Bloomberg reported Tuesday. According to Bloomberg, citing sources familiar with the matter, the US president is still conducting talks to find Jim Yong Kim’s successor, who resigned earlier in the month, […]

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US starts sending asylum seekers back to Mexico

US starts sending asylum seekers back to Mexico

Migrants whose asylum application process is being examined by the US courts have begun to be returned to Mexico. Strongly criticized by the opposition, Donald Trump wanted to introduce this measure to respond to the 2000% increase in five years of asylum claims in the United States. The United States began Tuesday to return migrants […]

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Sexual harassment Vatican official resigns

Sexual harassment: Vatican official resigns

Father Geissler is accused by a former German nun of having been too urgent in a confessional. He denies. A senior Vatican official, accused by a former German nun of having been too urgent in a confessional, announced his resignation, according to a statement issued Tuesday by the Holy See. Austrian father Hermann Geissler handed […]

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Hezbollah evokes strikes against Tel Aviv

Hezbollah evokes strikes against Tel Aviv

Hezbollah leader said Saturday that Israeli army strikes in Syria could result in reprisal strikes against Tel Aviv by the “axis of resistance” composed by Iran, Syria and the militia Lebanese Shiite. This statement of Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah intervenes in response to the proliferation of air operations conducted by Israel in Syrian territory to prevent […]

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Venezuela 35 dead and 850 arrests in demonstrations according to NGOs

Venezuela: 35 dead and 850 arrests in demonstrations according to NGOs

Venezuela: While Venezuelan President Nicol├ís Maduro faces a new week of pressure from his opponent Juan Guaido, who has proclaimed himself president and calls for demonstrations to accompany the European ultimatum in favor of elections, NGOs have Monday in Caracas a new record of the first week of demonstrations: at least 35 dead, according to […]

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USA Kamala Harris in campaign order, former Starbucks boss in ambush

USA: Kamala Harris in campaign order, former Starbucks boss in ambush

Democrat Kamala Harris sets her pace in the 2020 US Presidential campaign, even though she faces stiff competition inside and outside her party, with the possible candidacy of the Starbucks founder. Howard Schultz. The California senator is attending Monday a public meeting in Des Moines, Iowa (center), the state that will launch the primary elections […]

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United States the shutdown could start again in three weeks.

United States: the shutdown could start again in three weeks.

In the United States after an interim budget agreement with US parliamentarians, all jurisdictions will soon be back to work. Friday, after three weeks of near paralysis, Donald Trump has decided to backtrack: he did not get funding for its anti-migrants wall on the border with Mexico even if the US president persists and signs. […]

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Afghanistan significant progress in peace talks between US and Taliban

Afghanistan: “significant progress” in peace talks between US and Taliban

The United States and the Taliban have made “significant progress” this week in their peace talks to end the 17-year war in Afghanistan, even if they still face some major obstacles. “The meetings here have been more productive than they have been in the past, and we have made significant progress on crucial issues,” Zalmay […]

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