Taliban optimistic for their negotiations with the United States

Taliban optimistic for their negotiations with the United States

Taliban talks last month in Qatar with the United States were a success, their chief negotiator said on a visit to Moscow on Tuesday. Zalmay Khalilzad, the US envoy to Afghanistan, where the United States has been engaged militarily for more than seventeen years, announced at the end of January that it had reached a […]

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USA Bernie Sanders holds pharmaceutical labs accountable

USA: Bernie Sanders holds pharmaceutical labs accountable

US Senator Bernie Sanders intends to send Monday a letter to the Catalyst Pharmaceuticals laboratory asking him to justify his decision to charge $ 375,000 a year (327,500 euros) at the list price a treatment that was freely accessible for years. Firdapse is used against Lambert-Eaton Myasthenic Syndrome, a rare neuromuscular disease that affects approximately […]

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Washington suspend Saturday the INF Treaty

Washington will suspend Saturday the INF Treaty

The United States will cease on Saturday to respect the 1987 treaty with Russia on the intermediate nuclear forces (INF) and will officially withdraw from this pact in six months, unless Moscow stops violating the agreement. “Russia refuses to take steps to return to a real and verifiable respect” of the treaty, said Friday the […]

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Washington announced the leaving of the INF treaty with Russia

Washington announced the leaving of the INF treaty with Russia

The process of withdrawing Americans from this treaty “will be completed in six months, unless Russia meets its obligations by destroying all its missiles, launchers and equipment that violate the text,” said Donald Trump. It is an intermediate-range nuclear weapons (INF) treaty signed between the United States and Moscow in the midst of the cold […]

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Trump intensifies his attacks against Pelosi for his opposition to the wall

Trump intensifies his attacks against Pelosi for his opposition to the wall

Donald Trump stepped up Friday night’s attacks on Democratic House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, describing her as “very harmful to the United States” because of her opposition to the construction of the wall demanded by the Republican president in the United States. border with Mexico. Earlier in the day, Donald Trump said there was a “high […]

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United States Trump wants 5 billion for wall, shutdown cost 11.

United States: Trump wants 5 billion for wall, shutdown cost 11.

Congress has three weeks to reach an agreement, and the US president is not optimistic … The shutdown was expensive. The partial closure of federal government services for more than a month has cost the US economy $ 11 billion, of which some $ 3 billion will not be recoverable, according to Congressional Budget Services […]

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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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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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