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1 month ago
US news

U.S. and Chinese defense chiefs hold first official meeting in Singapore

Maintaining a stable U.S.-China military relationship is crucial for both parties amidst tensions. [ more ]
ReadWrite
1 month ago
Artificial intelligence

US and Chinese diplomats meet to discuss AI risks

US and China discuss AI to prevent conflict and set communication lines. [ more ]
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2 months ago
World news

The US and China talk past each other on most issues, but at least they're still talking

Music is a universal connector, symbolizing cultural exchange, but also highlighting enduring divisions between the US and China. [ more ]
euronews
2 months ago
World news

Blinken meets Chinese President Xi as US-China spar over key issues

Both US and China acknowledge growing disparities while emphasizing communication. [ more ]
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2 months ago
World news

US and China should be 'partners,' Xi tells Blinken DW 04/26/2024

Partnership over rivalry is emphasized between the US and China for stable relations. [ more ]
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2 months ago
World news

China foreign minister tells Blinken relations with the US could slip into downward spiral'

China's foreign minister warns of potential downward spiral in US-China relations due to disruptions. [ more ]
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1 month ago
US news

U.S. and Chinese defense chiefs hold first official meeting in Singapore

Maintaining a stable U.S.-China military relationship is crucial for both parties amidst tensions. [ more ]
ReadWrite
1 month ago
Artificial intelligence

US and Chinese diplomats meet to discuss AI risks

US and China discuss AI to prevent conflict and set communication lines. [ more ]
www.mercurynews.com
2 months ago
World news

The US and China talk past each other on most issues, but at least they're still talking

Music is a universal connector, symbolizing cultural exchange, but also highlighting enduring divisions between the US and China. [ more ]
euronews
2 months ago
World news

Blinken meets Chinese President Xi as US-China spar over key issues

Both US and China acknowledge growing disparities while emphasizing communication. [ more ]
www.dw.com
2 months ago
World news

US and China should be 'partners,' Xi tells Blinken DW 04/26/2024

Partnership over rivalry is emphasized between the US and China for stable relations. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
World news

China foreign minister tells Blinken relations with the US could slip into downward spiral'

China's foreign minister warns of potential downward spiral in US-China relations due to disruptions. [ more ]
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#china
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1 month ago
World news

China's Xi calls for peace conference to end tremendous suffering' in Gaza

Chinese President Xi Jinping calls for peace conference on Israel-Palestine conflict, urges end to war on Gaza, and pledges increased aid. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
2 months ago
France politics

China's Xi visits Pyrenees mountains, in a personal gesture by France's Macron

The article highlights the symbolic significance of President Macron inviting President Xi to a remote mountain pass near the border as a gesture of reciprocity. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
World news

Chinese jets fly sorties over Taiwan strait in show of force as US delegation departs

Taiwan reported Chinese warplanes activity despite US-China talks. Blinken emphasized peace and stability in the Taiwan strait, warning China against supporting the Russian defense industry. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
2 months ago
World news

Create harmony': Q&A with China's Foreign Minister Wang Yi

China emphasizes correcting historical injustices for Palestinians and calls for urgent action on ceasefire and aid access. [ more ]
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2 months ago
San Francisco

The San Francisco Zoo will receive a pair of pandas from China

San Francisco will be hosting a pair of pandas for the first time, continuing China's 'panda diplomacy' for conservation and international relations. [ more ]
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2 months ago
Europe news

Ukraine updates: Deadly Russian strike hits Chernihiv DW 04/17/2024

China emphasizes the need for further preparation before the Ukraine peace conference in Switzerland, highlighting the importance of diplomatic resolution and equal participation of all parties. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
1 month ago
World news

China's Xi calls for peace conference to end tremendous suffering' in Gaza

Chinese President Xi Jinping calls for peace conference on Israel-Palestine conflict, urges end to war on Gaza, and pledges increased aid. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
2 months ago
France politics

China's Xi visits Pyrenees mountains, in a personal gesture by France's Macron

The article highlights the symbolic significance of President Macron inviting President Xi to a remote mountain pass near the border as a gesture of reciprocity. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
World news

Chinese jets fly sorties over Taiwan strait in show of force as US delegation departs

Taiwan reported Chinese warplanes activity despite US-China talks. Blinken emphasized peace and stability in the Taiwan strait, warning China against supporting the Russian defense industry. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
2 months ago
World news

Create harmony': Q&A with China's Foreign Minister Wang Yi

China emphasizes correcting historical injustices for Palestinians and calls for urgent action on ceasefire and aid access. [ more ]
www.npr.org
2 months ago
San Francisco

The San Francisco Zoo will receive a pair of pandas from China

San Francisco will be hosting a pair of pandas for the first time, continuing China's 'panda diplomacy' for conservation and international relations. [ more ]
www.dw.com
2 months ago
Europe news

Ukraine updates: Deadly Russian strike hits Chernihiv DW 04/17/2024

China emphasizes the need for further preparation before the Ukraine peace conference in Switzerland, highlighting the importance of diplomatic resolution and equal participation of all parties. [ more ]
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1 month ago
US news

Giant Pandas are returning to D.C.'s National Zoo

The National Zoo in D.C. will welcome two adolescent pandas by the end of the year, continuing the tradition of housing these animals for diplomatic and conservation purposes. [ more ]
#ukraine
www.theguardian.com
1 month ago
Europe news

Zelenskiy calls on world leaders to attend Ukraine peace summit' after deadly Kharkiv strike

Ukraine President Zelenskiy appeals for world leaders' attendance at a peace summit after a deadly Russian attack in Kharkiv. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
1 month ago
Europe news

Russia-Ukraine war: List of key events, day 821

High casualties and damages reported in recent attacks in Ukraine. President Zelenskyy condemns the violence. Air force intercepts Russian missiles and drones. Tensions rise between Russia and Ukraine. [ more ]
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1 month ago
Europe news

Ukraine pressures its allies to allow it to use NATO weapons against Russian territory

Ukraine is seeking approval to use NATO weaponry against targets in Russian soil. [ more ]
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1 month ago
Europe news

Hungary will not take part 'in the war' as the 'threat of a world war is getting closer' - London Business News | Londonlovesbusiness.com

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban expressed opposition to Hungary's participation in the war in Ukraine while remaining a NATO member. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
1 month ago
Europe news

Russia-Ukraine war: List of key events, day 811

Russia's new offensive in northeastern Ukraine has led to civilian casualties and destruction, prompting international calls for cease-fire.
Ukraine's military reported successful defense against Russian drone attacks but also noted warnings of Russian force buildup.
The US promises military assistance to Ukraine amidst the ongoing conflict, and Russian President Vladimir Putin plans a visit to China for discussions. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
1 month ago
Europe news

What is behind Russia's nuclear escalation threat?

Brinkmanship in Ukraine may be reaching its limit, creating a potential opening for diplomacy. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
1 month ago
Europe news

Zelenskiy calls on world leaders to attend Ukraine peace summit' after deadly Kharkiv strike

Ukraine President Zelenskiy appeals for world leaders' attendance at a peace summit after a deadly Russian attack in Kharkiv. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
1 month ago
Europe news

Russia-Ukraine war: List of key events, day 821

High casualties and damages reported in recent attacks in Ukraine. President Zelenskyy condemns the violence. Air force intercepts Russian missiles and drones. Tensions rise between Russia and Ukraine. [ more ]
english.elpais.com
1 month ago
Europe news

Ukraine pressures its allies to allow it to use NATO weapons against Russian territory

Ukraine is seeking approval to use NATO weaponry against targets in Russian soil. [ more ]
London Business News | Londonlovesbusiness.com
1 month ago
Europe news

Hungary will not take part 'in the war' as the 'threat of a world war is getting closer' - London Business News | Londonlovesbusiness.com

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban expressed opposition to Hungary's participation in the war in Ukraine while remaining a NATO member. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
1 month ago
Europe news

Russia-Ukraine war: List of key events, day 811

Russia's new offensive in northeastern Ukraine has led to civilian casualties and destruction, prompting international calls for cease-fire.
Ukraine's military reported successful defense against Russian drone attacks but also noted warnings of Russian force buildup.
The US promises military assistance to Ukraine amidst the ongoing conflict, and Russian President Vladimir Putin plans a visit to China for discussions. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
1 month ago
Europe news

What is behind Russia's nuclear escalation threat?

Brinkmanship in Ukraine may be reaching its limit, creating a potential opening for diplomacy. [ more ]
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#state-dinner
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1 month ago
Left-wing politics

At the Kenya State Dinner, Jill Biden Is True Blue

Jill Biden chose to wear a gown by a Black American designer, Sergio Hudson, at the state dinner for Kenya, marking the first time she wore a gown by a Black designer at a state dinner. [ more ]
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3 months ago
Left-wing politics

Cherry blossoms, steak and Paul Simon: the Bidens put on a show for Japan's PM

US-Japan state dinner symbolizes strong diplomatic ties.
Elaborate menu and decor showcase importance of US-Japan relationship. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
Left-wing politics

At the Kenya State Dinner, Jill Biden Is True Blue

Jill Biden chose to wear a gown by a Black American designer, Sergio Hudson, at the state dinner for Kenya, marking the first time she wore a gown by a Black designer at a state dinner. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
3 months ago
Left-wing politics

Cherry blossoms, steak and Paul Simon: the Bidens put on a show for Japan's PM

US-Japan state dinner symbolizes strong diplomatic ties.
Elaborate menu and decor showcase importance of US-Japan relationship. [ more ]
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euronews
1 month ago
France politics

Macron to meet German president in first state visit in 24 years

The visit of French President Macron to Germany marks a significant diplomatic gesture symbolizing the strength of the Franco-German relationship. [ more ]
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1 month ago
US news

Argentine president Javier Milei begins unusual visit to Spain, snubbing officials

Javier Milei, Argentina's libertarian President, has stirred controversy in Spain, appearing at far-right events and criticizing socialism, demonstrating his unconventional approach to diplomacy. [ more ]
#geopolitics
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1 month ago
Europe news

Putin and Xi further their embrace to defy U.S.-led pressure

China and Russia strengthen alliance against the West, emphasizing shared interests and geopolitical goals. [ more ]
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1 month ago
Europe news

Putin seeks to deepen trade ties with Beijing in China's little Moscow'

Russia and China strengthen ties through various collaborations, diverging from the US-led containment approach. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
Europe news

What to Know About the Summit Between Putin and Xi in China

China and Russia present a united front but have different agendas, with Mr. Putin seeking support for the war in Ukraine and Mr. Xi aiming to balance strategic partnerships while avoiding alienating the West. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
London

U.K. Summons Chinese Ambassador for Reprimand as Tensions Rise

Growing tension between London and Beijing due to charges of assisting Hong Kong's intelligence service. [ more ]
www.dw.com
2 months ago
Europe news

China's Xi in Europe: At odds over trade, Ukraine war DW 05/05/2024

The European Union's relationship with China has significantly deteriorated since 2019, leading to increased tensions and reevaluation of dependencies. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
JavaScript

Cuando los funcionarios de EE. UU. visitan China, la eleccion de la comida tambien puede ser un gesto geopolitico

Food choices hold significant symbolic and geopolitical meaning when dignitaries visit China. [ more ]
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1 month ago
Europe news

Putin and Xi further their embrace to defy U.S.-led pressure

China and Russia strengthen alliance against the West, emphasizing shared interests and geopolitical goals. [ more ]
english.elpais.com
1 month ago
Europe news

Putin seeks to deepen trade ties with Beijing in China's little Moscow'

Russia and China strengthen ties through various collaborations, diverging from the US-led containment approach. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
Europe news

What to Know About the Summit Between Putin and Xi in China

China and Russia present a united front but have different agendas, with Mr. Putin seeking support for the war in Ukraine and Mr. Xi aiming to balance strategic partnerships while avoiding alienating the West. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
London

U.K. Summons Chinese Ambassador for Reprimand as Tensions Rise

Growing tension between London and Beijing due to charges of assisting Hong Kong's intelligence service. [ more ]
www.dw.com
2 months ago
Europe news

China's Xi in Europe: At odds over trade, Ukraine war DW 05/05/2024

The European Union's relationship with China has significantly deteriorated since 2019, leading to increased tensions and reevaluation of dependencies. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
JavaScript

Cuando los funcionarios de EE. UU. visitan China, la eleccion de la comida tambien puede ser un gesto geopolitico

Food choices hold significant symbolic and geopolitical meaning when dignitaries visit China. [ more ]
moregeopolitics
#ukraine-conflict
www.aljazeera.com
2 months ago
Europe news

Russia-Ukraine war: List of key events, day 808

The conflict in Ukraine continues with missile attacks, casualties, and severe damage in various regions, with ongoing battles and diplomatic moves. [ more ]
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4 months ago
Europe news

Vatican diplomacy gets bogged down in Gaza and Ukraine

Pope Francis connects with Christian parish in Gaza via videoconference.
Vatican expresses concerns over the conflicts in Gaza and Ukraine. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
2 months ago
Europe news

Russia-Ukraine war: List of key events, day 808

The conflict in Ukraine continues with missile attacks, casualties, and severe damage in various regions, with ongoing battles and diplomatic moves. [ more ]
english.elpais.com
4 months ago
Europe news

Vatican diplomacy gets bogged down in Gaza and Ukraine

Pope Francis connects with Christian parish in Gaza via videoconference.
Vatican expresses concerns over the conflicts in Gaza and Ukraine. [ more ]
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#xi-jinping
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
Europe news

Aiming for Rosier Ties, Xi Wraps Up Europe Visit

Chinese leader, Xi Jinping, improves China's relations with Europe through symbolic gestures and promises of cooperation. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
Europe news

Serbia prepares warm welcome for Xi in contrast to China-EU tensions

Xi Jinping's visit to Serbia amid tensions with the EU highlights China's strategic diplomatic relations with countries seen as more China-friendly. [ more ]
euronews
2 months ago
Europe news

Chinense president to visit France, Serbia and Hungary in May

Xi Jinping's upcoming trip to Europe has high symbolic significance amid rising tensions with Russia and trade disputes between Beijing and Brussels. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
Europe news

Aiming for Rosier Ties, Xi Wraps Up Europe Visit

Chinese leader, Xi Jinping, improves China's relations with Europe through symbolic gestures and promises of cooperation. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
Europe news

Serbia prepares warm welcome for Xi in contrast to China-EU tensions

Xi Jinping's visit to Serbia amid tensions with the EU highlights China's strategic diplomatic relations with countries seen as more China-friendly. [ more ]
euronews
2 months ago
Europe news

Chinense president to visit France, Serbia and Hungary in May

Xi Jinping's upcoming trip to Europe has high symbolic significance amid rising tensions with Russia and trade disputes between Beijing and Brussels. [ more ]
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#international-relations
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2 months ago
Left-wing politics

Ex-Biden Spox Jen Psaki Tells Colbert President Should Have Cut Off Arms to Israel Earlier

The United States is shifting its stance on weapons shipments to Israel amid the conflict with Palestine. [ more ]
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2 months ago
France politics

Macron Adds a Personal Touch to His Diplomacy With China

The French President, Emmanuel Macron, prioritizes personal touches in diplomacy, showcasing his childhood mountain views to President Xi Jinping, despite adverse weather [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
2 months ago
Europe news

Russia-Ukraine war: List of key events, day 796

Main developments in the ongoing war on April 30, 2024. [ more ]
www.france24.com
3 months ago
France politics

Macron and Lula announce 1 billion investment plan for the Amazon

French President Macron launched a billion-euro Amazonian green investment plan with Brazilian President Lula.
France and Brazil aim to promote a global investment plan into the bioeconomy, emphasizing a Franco-Brazilian moment in diplomatic relations. [ more ]
www.dw.com
3 months ago
World news

Australia seeks to 'manage differences wisely' with China DW 03/20/2024

China's Foreign Minister and Australian counterpart discuss improving ties with noted tensions. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
4 months ago
UK politics

He's getting a lot done': Cameron's first 100 days as foreign secretary impress

David Cameron has received praise for his role as the UK's Foreign Secretary, bringing energy and effective diplomacy to the position.
Cameron's stature as a former prime minister and his ability to focus on foreign policy without the distractions of constituency or domestic issues have contributed to his success. [ more ]
www.mediaite.com
2 months ago
Left-wing politics

Ex-Biden Spox Jen Psaki Tells Colbert President Should Have Cut Off Arms to Israel Earlier

The United States is shifting its stance on weapons shipments to Israel amid the conflict with Palestine. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
France politics

Macron Adds a Personal Touch to His Diplomacy With China

The French President, Emmanuel Macron, prioritizes personal touches in diplomacy, showcasing his childhood mountain views to President Xi Jinping, despite adverse weather [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
2 months ago
Europe news

Russia-Ukraine war: List of key events, day 796

Main developments in the ongoing war on April 30, 2024. [ more ]
www.france24.com
3 months ago
France politics

Macron and Lula announce 1 billion investment plan for the Amazon

French President Macron launched a billion-euro Amazonian green investment plan with Brazilian President Lula.
France and Brazil aim to promote a global investment plan into the bioeconomy, emphasizing a Franco-Brazilian moment in diplomatic relations. [ more ]
www.dw.com
3 months ago
World news

Australia seeks to 'manage differences wisely' with China DW 03/20/2024

China's Foreign Minister and Australian counterpart discuss improving ties with noted tensions. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
4 months ago
UK politics

He's getting a lot done': Cameron's first 100 days as foreign secretary impress

David Cameron has received praise for his role as the UK's Foreign Secretary, bringing energy and effective diplomacy to the position.
Cameron's stature as a former prime minister and his ability to focus on foreign policy without the distractions of constituency or domestic issues have contributed to his success. [ more ]
moreinternational-relations
time.com
2 months ago
Business

Malaysia Plans Its Own 'Orangutan Diplomacy,' Inspired by China's Panda Diplomacy'

Malaysia plans to gift orangutans to palm oil buyers in a diplomacy move inspired by China's Panda Diplomacy. [ more ]
#russia
London Business News | Londonlovesbusiness.com
2 months ago
EU data protection

Home Office expels 'undeclared' Russian 'military intelligence officer' from UK

UK expelled an undeclared Russian military intelligence officer, imposed restrictions on Russian diplomatic visas, and removed diplomatic protection status from Russian properties. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
2 months ago
Europe news

Germany recalls ambassador to Russia citing cyberattacks

Germany recalls ambassador to Russia amid cyberattack allegations before Putin's inauguration. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
4 months ago
Europe news

Russia accuses Western ambassadors of meddling in internal affairs

Moscow accused Western envoys of meddling in internal affairs.
Lavrov stated EU ambassadors declined to meet ahead of election. [ more ]
London Business News | Londonlovesbusiness.com
2 months ago
EU data protection

Home Office expels 'undeclared' Russian 'military intelligence officer' from UK

UK expelled an undeclared Russian military intelligence officer, imposed restrictions on Russian diplomatic visas, and removed diplomatic protection status from Russian properties. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
2 months ago
Europe news

Germany recalls ambassador to Russia citing cyberattacks

Germany recalls ambassador to Russia amid cyberattack allegations before Putin's inauguration. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
4 months ago
Europe news

Russia accuses Western ambassadors of meddling in internal affairs

Moscow accused Western envoys of meddling in internal affairs.
Lavrov stated EU ambassadors declined to meet ahead of election. [ more ]
morerussia
euronews
2 months ago
France politics

Macron invites Chinese leader Xi to visit the French Pyrenees

The meeting between French President Macron and Chinese President Xi Jinping at a remote mountain pass symbolized reciprocal gestures and diplomatic efforts amid trade disputes and security concerns. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
2 months ago
France politics

Call it Cognac diplomacy. France offered China's Xi a special drink, in a wink at their trade spat

Gift-giving can be used as a diplomatic strategy in trade tensions. [ more ]
#ceasefire
www.independent.co.uk
2 months ago
JavaScript

Cameron testifies to Lords committee after urging Hamas to accept ceasefire deal

Western leaders, including UK Foreign Secretary and US Secretary of State, push for Hamas to accept ceasefire for Gaza conflict resolution. [ more ]
Truthout
2 months ago
Left-wing politics

Cori Bush: Lawmakers' Warmongering Against Iran Is "Blatantly Unconstitutional"

Progressive lawmakers in the U.S. advocate for restraint and a ceasefire amidst escalating tensions in the Middle East, warning against calls for war with Iran. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
2 months ago
JavaScript

Cameron testifies to Lords committee after urging Hamas to accept ceasefire deal

Western leaders, including UK Foreign Secretary and US Secretary of State, push for Hamas to accept ceasefire for Gaza conflict resolution. [ more ]
Truthout
2 months ago
Left-wing politics

Cori Bush: Lawmakers' Warmongering Against Iran Is "Blatantly Unconstitutional"

Progressive lawmakers in the U.S. advocate for restraint and a ceasefire amidst escalating tensions in the Middle East, warning against calls for war with Iran. [ more ]
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#israel
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2 months ago
JavaScript

Opinion | Israel Has a Choice to Make: Rafah or Riyadh

Israel faces a crucial decision between a full-scale invasion of Rafah or pursuing normalization with Saudi Arabia, impacting global alliances and the prospect of a Palestinian state. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
Europe news

The E.U. says it will impose new sanctions on Iran's drone and missile programs.

European Council imposed new sanctions on Iran's drone and missile programs as a response to the weekend attack on Israel. [ more ]
www.dw.com
2 months ago
World news

Iran-Israel tensions: Which countries can influence Tehran? DW 04/18/2024

Israel vows response to Iran's missile and drone attack, with international involvement in defense and diplomatic efforts. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
2 months ago
UK news

Clear Israel making the decision to act'', Lord Cameron says

Israel is preparing to respond to Iran's attack in a manner that aims to avoid escalation and handle the situation smartly. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
Europe news

Middle East Crisis: Global Leaders Press Iran and Israel to Avoid Escalation

Diplomats are working to prevent Israeli retaliation against Iran after a missile and drone assault, with the US and EU urging restraint for regional stability. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
2 months ago
Europe news

Western countries urge restraint as Israel war cabinet weighs Iran response

Allies warn against escalation after Iran's attack on Israel; urged to avoid conflict escalation in Middle East. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
JavaScript

Opinion | Israel Has a Choice to Make: Rafah or Riyadh

Israel faces a crucial decision between a full-scale invasion of Rafah or pursuing normalization with Saudi Arabia, impacting global alliances and the prospect of a Palestinian state. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
Europe news

The E.U. says it will impose new sanctions on Iran's drone and missile programs.

European Council imposed new sanctions on Iran's drone and missile programs as a response to the weekend attack on Israel. [ more ]
www.dw.com
2 months ago
World news

Iran-Israel tensions: Which countries can influence Tehran? DW 04/18/2024

Israel vows response to Iran's missile and drone attack, with international involvement in defense and diplomatic efforts. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
2 months ago
UK news

Clear Israel making the decision to act'', Lord Cameron says

Israel is preparing to respond to Iran's attack in a manner that aims to avoid escalation and handle the situation smartly. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
Europe news

Middle East Crisis: Global Leaders Press Iran and Israel to Avoid Escalation

Diplomats are working to prevent Israeli retaliation against Iran after a missile and drone assault, with the US and EU urging restraint for regional stability. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
2 months ago
Europe news

Western countries urge restraint as Israel war cabinet weighs Iran response

Allies warn against escalation after Iran's attack on Israel; urged to avoid conflict escalation in Middle East. [ more ]
moreisrael
#two-state-solution
www.dw.com
2 months ago
Germany news

Steinmeier calls for reviving ties with Turkey DW 04/24/2024

Germany and Turkey emphasized the importance of their relationship and discussed the Gaza war crisis during President Steinmeier's visit to Turkey. [ more ]
www.dw.com
3 months ago
Europe news

Israel-Hamas war: France, Jordan, Egypt call for cease-fire DW 04/09/2024

Leaders emphasizing two-state solution for Israel-Palestine conflict.
Hamas reviewing new truce proposal amidst conflict with Israel.
Turkey imposing trade restrictions on Israel over Gaza war. [ more ]
www.dw.com
2 months ago
Germany news

Steinmeier calls for reviving ties with Turkey DW 04/24/2024

Germany and Turkey emphasized the importance of their relationship and discussed the Gaza war crisis during President Steinmeier's visit to Turkey. [ more ]
www.dw.com
3 months ago
Europe news

Israel-Hamas war: France, Jordan, Egypt call for cease-fire DW 04/09/2024

Leaders emphasizing two-state solution for Israel-Palestine conflict.
Hamas reviewing new truce proposal amidst conflict with Israel.
Turkey imposing trade restrictions on Israel over Gaza war. [ more ]
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#biden-administration
The American Conservative
2 months ago
Left-wing politics

How Biden Courted Johnson for Ukraine Aid

The Biden administration successfully secured a $95 billion foreign aid package with $61 billion allocated for Ukraine after months of efforts and courtship of House Speaker Mike Johnson. [ more ]
Axios
2 months ago
Left-wing politics

Some Trump chats with foreign leaders annoy Biden's team

Biden admin officials question appropriateness of some Trump meetings while Biden accuses Trump of aligning with far-righters. [ more ]
The American Conservative
2 months ago
Left-wing politics

How Biden Courted Johnson for Ukraine Aid

The Biden administration successfully secured a $95 billion foreign aid package with $61 billion allocated for Ukraine after months of efforts and courtship of House Speaker Mike Johnson. [ more ]
Axios
2 months ago
Left-wing politics

Some Trump chats with foreign leaders annoy Biden's team

Biden admin officials question appropriateness of some Trump meetings while Biden accuses Trump of aligning with far-righters. [ more ]
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#north-korea
www.npr.org
2 months ago
Chicago

North Korea fires missile into ocean in its latest weapons launch, South Korea says

North Korea continues to ramp up weapons testing, including ballistic missiles and spy satellites, amid stalled diplomatic relations. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
3 months ago
World news

Opinion | How Do You Solve a Problem Like North Korea?

Escalating tensions with North Korea
Urgency for diplomatic solutions [ more ]
www.npr.org
2 months ago
Chicago

North Korea fires missile into ocean in its latest weapons launch, South Korea says

North Korea continues to ramp up weapons testing, including ballistic missiles and spy satellites, amid stalled diplomatic relations. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
3 months ago
World news

Opinion | How Do You Solve a Problem Like North Korea?

Escalating tensions with North Korea
Urgency for diplomatic solutions [ more ]
morenorth-korea
#us-foreign-policy
The Good Life France
2 months ago
France politics

How France influenced Thomas Jefferson - The Good Life France

Jefferson's influential role in shaping US foreign policy and fostering relationships with France began in 1784 while in Paris. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
4 months ago
Europe politics

Key allies seek to rein in Israel without letting Hamas off the hook

Israel's supporters avoiding direct calls for immediate ceasefire in Gaza to not empower a potentially strengthened Hamas.
US proposing a hostage deal between Israel and Hamas to bring calm to Gaza and work towards a lasting peace. [ more ]
The Good Life France
2 months ago
France politics

How France influenced Thomas Jefferson - The Good Life France

Jefferson's influential role in shaping US foreign policy and fostering relationships with France began in 1784 while in Paris. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
4 months ago
Europe politics

Key allies seek to rein in Israel without letting Hamas off the hook

Israel's supporters avoiding direct calls for immediate ceasefire in Gaza to not empower a potentially strengthened Hamas.
US proposing a hostage deal between Israel and Hamas to bring calm to Gaza and work towards a lasting peace. [ more ]
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New York Post
3 months ago
France politics

He's Big Ben: Michael Douglas delivers as 'Franklin' in new series about trip that changed US history

Michael Douglas stars as Ben Franklin in 'Franklin' series on Apple TV+. [ more ]
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www.independent.co.uk
3 months ago
UK news

Britain must spend more on defence, warns former top civil servant

Britain urged to increase defence and aid spending for heightened security during dangerous period.
Former civil servant emphasizes the need for enhanced diplomatic networks, upgraded defence industrial capacity, and modernized European militaries. [ more ]
www.dw.com
4 months ago
Europe news

Sweden in NATO, Hungary in isolation DW 02/27/2024

Hungary gave its approval for Sweden to join NATO after 18 months, with an overwhelming majority of lawmakers in parliament voting in favor.
Prime Minister Viktor Orban initially opposed Sweden's NATO membership but changed his tune, calling it important for Hungary's security. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
4 months ago
Europe news

Hungary set to finally approve Sweden joining Nato

Hungary's parliament expected to vote in favor of Sweden's NATO membership
Meeting between Swedish and Hungarian prime ministers leads to agreement to put aside differences and sign new military agreement [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
4 months ago
Europe news

Swedish Premier Visits Hungary in Effort to Lift Roadblock to NATO Membership

Sweden's prime minister visited Hungary to discuss NATO expansion and military agreements.
Hungary's stalling on Sweden's NATO admission puzzled the US and other NATO members. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
3 months ago
UK news

Britain must spend more on defence, warns former top civil servant

Britain urged to increase defence and aid spending for heightened security during dangerous period.
Former civil servant emphasizes the need for enhanced diplomatic networks, upgraded defence industrial capacity, and modernized European militaries. [ more ]
www.dw.com
4 months ago
Europe news

Sweden in NATO, Hungary in isolation DW 02/27/2024

Hungary gave its approval for Sweden to join NATO after 18 months, with an overwhelming majority of lawmakers in parliament voting in favor.
Prime Minister Viktor Orban initially opposed Sweden's NATO membership but changed his tune, calling it important for Hungary's security. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
4 months ago
Europe news

Hungary set to finally approve Sweden joining Nato

Hungary's parliament expected to vote in favor of Sweden's NATO membership
Meeting between Swedish and Hungarian prime ministers leads to agreement to put aside differences and sign new military agreement [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
4 months ago
Europe news

Swedish Premier Visits Hungary in Effort to Lift Roadblock to NATO Membership

Sweden's prime minister visited Hungary to discuss NATO expansion and military agreements.
Hungary's stalling on Sweden's NATO admission puzzled the US and other NATO members. [ more ]
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#ai
Axios
3 months ago
Artificial intelligence

Scoop: U.S. wins China's support on AI human rights vote

China's co-sponsorship of the U.N. AI resolution is a significant diplomatic win for the U.S.
AI has the potential to help achieve Sustainable Development Goals by 2030. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
4 months ago
Artificial intelligence

Can AI mediate conflict better than humans?

AI is revolutionizing dispute resolution with efficiency and insight
Digital solutions like AI and remote communication are transforming conflict mediation [ more ]
Axios
3 months ago
Artificial intelligence

Scoop: U.S. wins China's support on AI human rights vote

China's co-sponsorship of the U.N. AI resolution is a significant diplomatic win for the U.S.
AI has the potential to help achieve Sustainable Development Goals by 2030. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
4 months ago
Artificial intelligence

Can AI mediate conflict better than humans?

AI is revolutionizing dispute resolution with efficiency and insight
Digital solutions like AI and remote communication are transforming conflict mediation [ more ]
moreai
www.theguardian.com
4 months ago
Left-wing politics

The longer Biden enables Netanyahu, the more his presidency is at risk | Mohamad Bazzi

Netanyahu plans military control in post-war Gaza
US supports Israel despite objections from Biden [ more ]
Nextgov.com
4 months ago
Artificial intelligence

US has shared AI security interests with 'every country around the world,' State official says

Innovation and security can coexist in the geopolitical competition for emerging technologies.
Global collaboration is essential in managing the risks associated with the development and deployment of powerful AI systems. [ more ]
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