Still, the White House hasn’t shown any signs of reconsidering, over Amini’s death, its ongoing negotiations to reenter the 2015 Iran nuclear deal.
Author: Jimmy Quinn
U.S. Diplomats Required to ‘Advance’ DEI to Receive Promotions
An internal document reviewed by NR specifies that entry-level employees, to advance in their careers, must now do everything they can to promote DEI.
Former U.N. Human-Rights Chief Criticizes Omission of ‘Genocide Lens’ from Xinjiang Report
The official credited his successor for ordering the report but noted its shortcomings; China had tried to suppress the report altogether.
Senior White House Official: Biden’s Taiwan Comments Were Not Walked Back
Biden officials tie themselves in knots over the president’s latest comments on Taiwan.
Extinguishing Taiwan’s Democracy Is Not China’s Only Goal, Warns Taiwanese President
‘Authoritarian regimes will do whatever it takes to achieve expansionism,’ Tsai Ing-wen said.
Iran’s Raisi ahead of U.N. Meeting: Mass Execution of Political Prisoners a ‘Proportionate’ Punishment
Iranian president Ebrahim Raisi defended his involvement in the mass execution of political prisoners.
‘Don’t, Don’t, Don’t’: Biden Warns Putin against Using Nuclear or Chemical Weapons
Biden said that deciding to use them would ’change the face of war — unlike since World War II.’
Biden Says U.S. Would Send Troops to Defend Taiwan from Chinese Invasion for Fourth Time
Each of those times, as it did Sunday, the White House walked back the president’s comments and said that the policy has not changed.
China Censors Video of Tedros Saying End of Pandemic Is ‘In Sight’: Report
Chinese officials have doubled down on their draconian zero-Covid policy in recent weeks.
Team Biden’s Mysterious U.N. ‘Reform’ Push
Ostensibly, the changes would be intended to sideline malign actors such as Russia and China.