Latest News for: World foreign policy


US Senate confirms Linda Thomas-Greenfield as UN ambassador

Yahoo Daily News 26 Feb 2021
The 100-member Senate on Tuesday backed Thomas-Greenfield by 78 to 20 votes to be US’ representative at the world body and a member of Biden’s Cabinet ... In his first major foreign policy address as the President this month, Biden said America cannot afford to be absent any longer on the world stage.

Biden puts a twist on 'America First' even as he moves to unravel Trump's foreign policy

Yahoo Daily News 25 Feb 2021
'Populist tinge' to foreign policy ... Biden has begun to reverse some of Trump's most controversial foreign policy decisions – rejoining the World Health Organization and Paris climate accords, for example – and vowed to restore America's standing as a global leader.How the American people feel about its reputation ... foreign policy.

‘Dangerous and Deplorable’: Facebook Bans MEMO Staffer for Advertising Recently-Published Book on Hamas

The Palestine Chronicle 25 Feb 2021
the Making of Hamas’s Foreign Policy... the Making of Hamas’s Foreign Policy‘ was being discussed by internationally-acclaimed academics, Palestinian and Israeli, as well as former UK Secretary of State for International Development, Clare Short ... Engaging the World. the Making of Hamas’s Foreign Policy is available at MEMO Publishers.

The Other Khashoggis: Dissidents in Danger Across the Middle East

The Washington Institute 25 Feb 2021
foreign policy that can “rally the democratic nations to preserve what we have” by “defending the existing frontiers of the free world.” For many members of the Biden administration—especially veterans of the Obama years—this is a chance to address the mistakes of the U.S.

Plan gives Shanghai's Hongqiao a big boost

China Daily 25 Feb 2021
The plan outlines the direction of a slew of favorable policies in areas such as facilitating foreign entrepreneurship, international trade and finance, and accelerating the construction and upgrading of regional railway networks and international transportation infrastructure.

What should be Germany’s role in the world?

Deutsche Welle 25 Feb 2021
What kind of foreign policy would reflect how Germany’s citizens see the world? A group of more than 150 'ordinary people' spent two months drawing up their recommendations for the country's politicians ... .

EU calls Iran to reverse nuclear decision

Middle East Monitor 25 Feb 2021
Foreign policy chief Josep Borrell expressed deep concerns in a statement about Tehran's decision to temporarily suspend special audit rights for International Atomic Energy Agency's (IAEA) inspectors.

'Dangerous and deplorable': Facebook bans MEMO staffer for advertising recently-published book on Hamas

Middle East Monitor 25 Feb 2021
... condemned the decision by Facebook to ban a staff member from using its platform for 30 days after he posted an advert for the launch of a book written by MEMO's director, titled Engaging the World. the Making of Hamas's Foreign Policy.

How UAE, Greece came close together

Arab News 25 Feb 2021
Athens hailed it as one of the most important agreements it had signed since World War II. Bilateral cooperation on foreign policy and defense is expanding rapidly ... be overlooked,” Cinzia Bianco, Gulf research fellow at the European Council on Foreign Relations, told Arab News.

Press Briefing by Press Secretary Jen Psaki, Deputy Director of the National Economic Council Sameera Fazili, and Senior Director for International Economics and Competitiveness Peter Harrell, February 24, 2021

The White House 25 Feb 2021
PSAKI.  The President, as you well know, David — because you’ve probably been covering him for a good chunk of this time — has had a long time he spent in the world of foreign policy, and he is certainly familiar with the leadership in Saudi Arabia, as he ...

Engaging the World: The Making of Hamas's Foreign Policy

Middle East Monitor 24 Feb 2021
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Biden's two years to undo Trump's damage to democracy

Alternet 24 Feb 2021
Historically, "democracy promotion," as it's called, had been an essential artifact of the American foreign policy agenda ... The message is both a domestic compromise and a foreign policy pledge ... At the same time, his foreign policy approach appears to be based in the country's best ...

America Is Not 'Back.' And Americans Should Not Want It to Be.

Democratic Underground 24 Feb 2021
“America is back,” President Biden has declared in every major foreign policy speech he has given since taking office ... America’s version of “liberal internationalism” — code for global military dominance exercised on behalf of liberal values — remains the primary source of decades of foreign policy disaster.