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US sends first of three military planes with Gaza aid
by Danny Kemp - November 29, 2023 - 9:11am
The United States on Tuesday sent the first of three military planes to Egypt to bring vital humanitarian aid for Gaza, promising to assist Palestinians during a truce between Hamas and US ally Israel.
Biden turns 81 as voters show concern about age
by Danny Kemp - November 21, 2023 - 10:58am
Joe Biden joked about his age as he turned 81 on Monday, but the issue is no laughing matter for many voters who are worried he is too old for reelection next year.
Biden, Xi compete for Asia-Pacific allies at summit
by Danny Kemp - November 18, 2023 - 6:27pm
US President Joe Biden and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping made rival bids to win over Asia-Pacific allies at a summit in San Francisco Thursday, just a day after the two leaders met in a bid to reduce tensions...
Biden reassures APEC summit, says stable China ties benefit world
by Danny Kemp - November 17, 2023 - 8:48am
US President Joe Biden reassured Asia-Pacific economies of American commitment at a summit in San Francisco Thursday, and said his talks with Chinese leader Xi Jinping would provide stability for the region and the...
For Biden in 2024, is age really just a number?
by Danny Kemp - November 2, 2023 - 2:41pm
Joe Biden has joked about it, ignored it and suggested it makes him wise. A year out from the US presidential election, the issue of his age just won’t go away.
Biden requests $106 billion for Ukraine, Israel, border
by Danny Kemp - October 22, 2023 - 4:29pm
President Joe Biden requested urgent military aid for Ukraine and Israel in a massive $106 billion security package Friday, but he faces a tough battle to get it through a paralyzed US Congress.
US deploying ships closer to Israel, sends munitions
by Danny Kemp - October 9, 2023 - 1:12pm
President Joe Biden ordered US ships and warplanes to move closer to Israel in a show of support on Sunday, while sending fresh military aid after attacks by the Palestinian militant group Hamas.
Biden says Xi meeting in November 'a possibility'
by Danny Kemp - October 7, 2023 - 10:17am
US President Joe Biden said Friday he may meet Chinese leader Xi Jinping in San Francisco in November as Washington and Beijing push to reset ties, but added that nothing is scheduled yet.
Ukraine left out in cold by US shutdown deal
by Danny Kemp - October 2, 2023 - 10:38am
The future of US aid for Ukraine hangs in the balance after a last-gasp deal to avoid a government shutdown, despite President Joe Biden's attempts to reassure Kyiv it will get what it needs to fight Russia.
US soldier 'happy' after being freed by North Korea
by Danny Kemp - September 28, 2023 - 12:05pm
US soldier Travis King has been freed by North Korea and is "happy" to be heading home on Wednesday, nearly three months after he ran across the border from the South, US officials said.
Zelensky wins Biden support but faces US skeptics
by Danny Kemp - September 22, 2023 - 10:17am
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky visited Washington Thursday to appeal for help fighting Russia, winning warm words of support and weapons from Joe Biden but confronting skeptical Republicans who want to cut...
Russia regrouping for 'powerful strikes', Zelensky warns
by Danny Kemp - April 1, 2022 - 4:36pm
Ukraine's President Volodymyr Zelensky warned Russia is consolidating and preparing "powerful strikes" in the country's east and south, including besieged Mariupol, where a new attempt will be made Friday to evacuate...
Putin's gas threat as Ukraine, West dismiss de-escalation claim
by Danny Kemp - April 1, 2022 - 9:08am
Russia threatened Thursday to turn off its gas taps to Europe, opening up a new front in its war in Ukraine amid growing scepticism over Moscow's claim it is scaling back its onslaught.
Ahead of new peace talks, Zelensky says eying Russia neutrality demand
by Danny Kemp - March 28, 2022 - 8:35am
"This point of the negotiations is understandable to me and it is being discussed, it is being carefully studied," Zelensky said during an interview with several independent Russian news organisations.
Russia signals less ambitious goals in Ukraine war
by Danny Kemp - March 26, 2022 - 9:56am
Russia signaled Friday it may dial back its war aims to focus on eastern Ukraine after failing to break the nation's resistance in a month of fighting and attacks on civilians, including up to 300 feared killed in...
'Hellscape' in Mariupol as UN chief pleads for Ukraine
by Danny Kemp - March 23, 2022 - 8:18am
"There are about 100,000 people in the city — in inhumane conditions, in a complete blockade, no food, no water, no medicine, under constant shelling," he said.
Zelensky denounces Russian 'terror' as school bombed in Ukraine
by Danny Kemp - March 21, 2022 - 8:38am
In his daily video message, Zelensky said the siege of Mariupol, a strategic port cut off by Russian forces from food, water and supplies, would go down as a war crime, describing it as "a terror that will be remembered...
Moscow accused of war crimes as Ukraine atrocities mount
by Danny Kemp - March 18, 2022 - 8:32am
In the latest of a series of resonant speeches to Western lawmakers, Zelensky told the German parliament that Moscow was building a new Cold War wall across Europe, "between freedom and bondage." 
Biden slams 'war criminal' Putin as Ukraine civilian horror grows
by Danny Kemp - March 17, 2022 - 8:21am
US President Joe Biden branded Vladimir Putin a "war criminal" Wednesday as the Russian leader's onslaught in Ukraine claimed more civilian lives, and a theatre where "hundreds" were sheltering was destroyed by...
European leaders in defiant Kyiv trip as Russia closes in
by Danny Kemp - March 16, 2022 - 9:01am
As a 35-hour curfew came into force in Kyiv, President Volodymyr Zelensky hosted the Polish, Czech and Slovenian prime ministers in the first visit to the city by foreign leaders since Russia's invasion.
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