Nevada naval air base expansion heads to Biden’s desk

Nevada naval air base expansion heads to Biden’s desk

RENO, Nev. — The U.S. Senate has voted for a massive expansion of a northern Nevada naval air base that could lead to finalizing a historic transfer of public land to military use. The Senate on Thursday approved as part of the annual defense spending bill what is likely to be one of the final … Read more

U.S. slaps restrictions on Chinese chipmaker and other companies over national security worries

U.S. slaps restrictions on Chinese chipmaker and other companies over national security worries

Military vehicles carrying DF-5B intercontinental ballistic missiles participate in a military parade at Tiananmen Square in Beijing on October 1, 2019, to mark the 70th anniversary of the founding of the Peoples Republic of China. Greg Baker | AFP | Getty Images The Biden administration said Thursday it was “severely” restricting dozens of mostly Chinese … Read more

Trump hits 7-year low in new national poll as Biden approval climbs

About a month after launching his 2024 presidential campaign, former President Donald Trump‘s standing with voters has hit its lowest point in over seven years, according to a Quinnipiac University poll released Wednesday. Just 31% of registered voters surveyed hold a favorable view of Trump, versus 59% who have an unfavorable opinion of him, the … Read more

‘You Think I Don’t Know How F****** Old I Am?’: Biden Has Reportedly Grown Tired of the Age Question

https://sputniknews.com/20221214/you-think-i-dont-know-how-f-old-i-am-biden-has-reportedly-grown-tired-of-the-age-question-1105436010.html ‘You Think I Don’t Know How F****** Old I Am?’: Biden Has Reportedly Grown Tired of the Age Question ‘You Think I Don’t Know How F****** Old I Am?’: Biden Has Reportedly Grown Tired of the Age Question Biden, who turned 80 years-old last month, is the oldest commander-in-chief the United States has ever … Read more

Biden Reaffirms US Support for Kiev in Phone Call With Zelensky

https://sputniknews.com/20221212/biden-reaffirms-us-support-for-kiev-in-phone-call-with-zelensky-1105364851.html Biden Reaffirms US Support for Kiev in Phone Call With Zelensky Biden Reaffirms US Support for Kiev in Phone Call With Zelensky MOSCOW (Sputnik) – US President Joe Biden has reiterated Washington’s support for Ukraine in a phone call with President Volodymyr Zelensky, the White House… 12.12.2022, Sputnik International 2022-12-12T01:12+0000 2022-12-12T01:12+0000 2022-12-12T01:12+0000 russia’s special … Read more

U.S. terminates designation of Afghanistan as major non-NATO ally

The designation gave several facilities and concessions to Afghanistan in terms of defence and security-related assistance and equipment The designation gave several facilities and concessions to Afghanistan in terms of defence and security-related assistance and equipment U.S. President Joe Biden has terminated the designation of Afghanistan as a major non-NATO ally, more than a year … Read more

Biden announces nearly $3bn in fresh Ukraine military aid

The United States has announced nearly $3bn in new military aid to Ukraine, with President Joe Biden saying the assistance aims to help the country defend against Russia’s invasion. According to international media, in a statement on Wednesday, as Ukraine marked its independence from the Soviet Union, Biden said the $2.98bn package would allow Kyiv … Read more

Biden’s Mideast tour makes road to revival of Iran’s nuclear deal bumpier

TEHRAN, Iran  US President Joe Biden said last week in Jerusalem on the first leg of his Middle East tour that Washington is “not going to wait forever” for Iran to revive a 2015 agreement on its nuclear program, hours after warning of using force against Tehran “as a last resort.” During the four-day trip, … Read more