Relatives of Western prisoners in Iran are growing anxiety over their fate

Young academic accused of spying imprisoned in Iran for over 700 days | 60 Minutes Australia US and UK suspect Tehran is keeping their citizens as a pressure tool Fears over the fate of more than two dozen British and American citizens held in Iranian custody are mounting. US and UK say Tehran is keeping […]

Senate on Monday Discusses New Measures to Combat Pandemic

Sen. Coons Discusses Steps to Reduce Gun Violence – Senate Judiciary Committee – March 23, 2021 Doctors recommend lawmakers wear masks and maintain a distance of 2 meters U.S. Senators Return to Washington on Monday after a six-week hiatus amid concerns that meetings could put lawmakers and support staff at risk of coronavirus infection. Senators […]

Eli Lilly suspends COVID-19 drug trials

Eli Lilly reports results from Covid-19 phase 2 antibody drug trial Previously, the suspension of trials of a vaccine against coronavirus was announced by Johnson Johnson Another pharmaceutical company suspends testing of an experimental drug for COVID-19 for safety reasons. US-based Eli Lilly announced that clinical trials of its coronavirus antiviral drug had been suspended […]

The Pentagon announced a reduction in the number of troops in Afghanistan and Iraq to 2,500

Pentagon Announces Drawdown of U.S. Troops in Afghanistan, Iraq A record reduction in the military contingent was announced on Friday by the acting US Secretary of Defense Christopher Miller The size of the American military contingent in both Afghanistan and Iraq has reached its lowest level in recent years – in both countries, 2,500 troops […]

US began withdrawing troops from Afghanistan

US begins troop withdrawal from Afghanistan: US official Withdrawal is carried out within the framework of the agreement between the United States and the Taliban US begins withdrawing troops from Afghanistan, embarking on an agreement with the Taliban. This was announced on Tuesday by representatives of the US military. The agreement between the US and […]

Congress finalizes details of new economic aid package

Congress finalizes agreement on COVID-19 relief bill, McConnell says Legislators rush to agree on initiative before budget deadline Congressional leaders continue to try to negotiate a new $ 900 billion economic aid package they have pledged to pass ahead of Christmas break.. The law is expected to include payments to the public between $ 600 […]

The Pentagon has developed a phased approach to testing the military for coronavirus

How the military are helping the government to ramp up COVID-19 testing The agency will start by checking the personnel performing the most important functions in terms of national security, but plans to eventually test everyone WASHINGTON – Given the paucity of coronavirus testing, the Pentagon is primarily focusing on testing personnel with critical national […]

Nicholas Cruz, who killed 17 people in a Florida school, faces charges

Former Student, Nikolas Cruz, In Custody After Florida School Shooting Leaves 17 Dead | TODAY The offender is ready to admit his guilt if he does not face the death penalty Nicholas Cruz, 19, was officially charged Wednesday with 17 counts of premeditated murder and 17 counts of attempted murder. Cruz may face the death […]