Philip Reeker, the acting assistant secretary of state for European and Eurasian affairs, spent about eight hours with the House of Representatives Foreign Affairs, Intelligence and Oversight committees behind closed doors at the US Capitol.
President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan has sent a message of congratulations to President Donald Trump of the United States of America, on the occasion of his country's Independence Day, which is marked on 4th July.
The child had reportedly been disruptive during school hours and walked out of the building while the headteacher was speaking to her.
As former ambassador to Ukraine William Taylor made his opening statement earlier this week, over 30 Republican lawmakers sought to change the subject by barging their way into the Sensitive Compartmentalised Information Facility. They brought their mobile phones — forbidden in such a secure facility — and refused to leave so investigators could begin interviewing Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense Laura Cooper. They chanted “Let us in,” sat down and ordered some pizza.
Russia’s Defence Ministry on Saturday harshly criticised the United States decision to send armoured vehicles and combat troops into eastern Syria to protect oil fields.
A Chinese court on Thursday jailed nine people, one with a suspended death sentence, for smuggling fentanyl into the United States, saying this was the first such case the two countries had worked together on.
Workplace romances are fairly common, but they are becoming more regulated in the United States amid the #MeToo movement.
Leaders from Germany and other European nations are attending ceremonies Saturday in Berlin recalling the peaceful protests that piled pressure on East Germany's government to allow its citizens free passage to the west on Nov. 9, 1989.
A growing number of Americans say that vaping e-cigarettes is at least as harmful as smoking traditional cigarettes, according to a Reuters/Ipsos poll. The poll has some substance, as seen from a mysterious outbreak of vaping illnesses in the US.