Tag: United States

Saudi Arabia’s Oil Tanker Flotilla Is Reaching The U.S., Despite Some Objections

A flotilla of Saudi tankers loaded with crude oil has begun arriving on the U.S. Gulf Coast, worrying American shale producers who face uncertainty because of an oversupply of oil. At least 18 very large crude carriers, each carrying 2 million barrels of oil, are headed to the U.S., according to Michelle Wiese Bockmann, markets […]

US salutes Jewish People who ‘Demonstrate an unbreakable spirit’

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo today issued a special announcement on the occasion of Jewish American Heritage Month in the United States. “In the centuries since the founding of our nation, Jewish Americans have enriched our country’s culture and character. As Jewish American Heritage Month commences, we reaffirm our support for the Jewish community […]

WW3 warning: ‘Iran’s desire for more Uranium could spark Middle East conflict’ – expert

World War three fears remain high as Iran and US tensions continue to escalate. Dr Pupak Mohebali, an expert from Iran International, owned by Volant Media, noted Tehran’s quest for more nuclear material could create uncertainty and instability in the Middle East. During an interview with Express.co.uk, Dr Mohebali said if Iran continues to acquire […]

U.S. discloses its strategy towards Iran on the eve of the arms embargos’ deadline

A U.S. official revealed that Washington disclosed its strategy towards Iran on the eve of the deadline for the arms embargo imposed on Tehran. Washington has shared its strategy, confirmed by a U.S. official speaking on condition of anonymity, with Britain, France and Germany, who are council members and parties to the 2015 deal between […]

US official: We’re ready to recognize Israeli application of sovereignty

A State Department spokesperson indicated on Monday that the US would be ready to recognize an Israeli application of sovereignty over Judea and Samaria but asked that Israel’s new unity government also negotiate with Palestinian Arabs. “As we have made consistently clear, we are prepared to recognize Israeli actions to extend Israeli sovereignty and the […]

Churches nationwide make plans for soft reopening with fewer attendees, sanitation stations

  After holding online-only services for weeks due to mandatory social distancing rules, many churches around the nation are planning to reopen while taking all precautions needed to check the spread of the coronavirus, according to reports. In Missouri, Gov. Mike Parson on Friday announced his plan to reopen the state from the coronavirus shutdown […]

Biden Will ‘Direct the U.S. Department of Defense to Allow Transgender Service Members to Serve Openly’

Former Vice President Joe Biden says that if he becomes president he will restore the policy followed during the Obama Administration that allowed transgender individuals to serve openly in the U.S. military. “In June 2016, the Obama-Biden Administration overturned the ban on transgender individuals serving openly, without hiding their gender identity,” says “The Biden Plan […]

Iran’s President Says Tehran Watches US Closely, but Won’t Start Conflict

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Saturday that Tehran was closely following US activities, but would never initiate a conflict in the region. Rouhani’s comments, which come at a time of rising tension between Washington and Tehran, were made during a telephone call to Qatar’s Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani, Iranian state media reported. […]

Trump: I’m Not Pressuring Governors to Open if They Are Not Ready

“They know when it’s time to open and we don’t want to put pressure on anybody. I’m not putting any pressure on the governor to open,” Trump said. The president cited New York Governor Andrew Cuomo as an example, currently the focus of the majority of coronavirus cases in the United States. Cuomo announced his […]

President Trump Announces Reopening of Some States as Soon as April

“The day will be very close. … It’s going to be very, very close, maybe even before the date of May 1st,” Trump said. The president reaffirmed the reopening dates would vary from state to state, depending on the level of coronavirus infections. “Actually there are over 20 that are in extremely good shape, and […]