Tag: DEF

  • Biden says he would be willing to use force to defend Taiwan

    U.S. President Joe Biden attends a joint news conference with Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishid (not pictured) after their bilateral meeting at Akasaka Palace in Tokyo, Japan May 23, 2022. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register TOKYO, May 23 (Reuters) – U.S. President Joe Biden said on Monday he would […]

  • After delay, US Senate overwhelmingly approves $40 billion in aid to Ukraine

    WASHINGTON, May 19 (Reuters) – The U.S. Senate on Thursday overwhelmingly approved nearly $40 billion in new aid to Ukraine as it sent the bill to the White House for President Joe Biden to sign into law as Washington rushes to maintain military aid nearly three months after Russia invaded. The Senate voted 86 to […]

  • Biden travels to Japan and South Korea to warn China

    Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida attends a virtual meeting with U.S. President Joe Biden at his official residence in Tokyo, Japan, January 21, 2022, in this photo released by the Japan Public Relations Cabinet via Kyodo. Japan Cabinet Public Relations Office via Kyodo/via REUTERS Mandatory Credit Kyodo/via REUTERS/File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access […]

  • North Korea reports first outbreak of COVID-19, orders lockdown as ‘most serious emergency’

    North Korea declares ‘most serious national emergency’ Potential for ‘unprecedented crisis’ for Kim Jong Un – expert Isolated state declined international vaccine offer No North Korean civilian would be vaccinated SEOUL, May 12 (Reuters) – North Korea confirmed its first outbreak of COVID-19 on Thursday, calling it the “most serious national emergency” and ordering a […]