Troops withdrawal from Afghan was a right decision: Biden

Amid the deepening crisis in Afghanistan, United States President Joe Biden defended his move to withdraw troops from the country, saying history will record this as a logical, rational, and right decision. Continue Reading

Troops will stay in Afghan to evacuate Americans: Biden

US President Joe Biden said on Wednesday that he is committed to keeping US troops in Afghanistan until every American is evacuated, even if that means maintaining a military presence there beyond his August 31 deadline for withdrawal. Continue Reading

Biden thanks Harris for her work as VP

US President Joe Biden has thanked Kamala Harris for her work as Vice President, saying he couldn’t have asked for a better partner and friend than her. Biden, a Democrat, recalled that he had picked Harris as his running mate on August 11 one year ago. Continue Reading

Mexican President invites Biden to visit in September

Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador announced that he has extended an invitation to his US counterpart Joe Biden to visit Mexico at the end of September. Continue Reading

Biden for mandatory vaccination for US troops

US President Joe Biden said that he strongly supports the effort by the Department of Defense (DOD) to make Covid-19 vaccination mandatory for all members of the country’s military by 15 September. Continue Reading

US considering vaccine mandate for all federal workers

US President Joe Biden has said his administration is considering a mandate that requires all federal workers to be vaccinated against Covid-19, escalating the push for vaccination amid the rampant spread of the Delta variant and still-high vaccine hesitancy rates in parts of the country. Continue Reading

Biden assures Afghan of continued US support

With the last U.S. forces on the way out of Afghanistan, U.S. President Joe Biden assured President Ashraf Ghani of U.S. diplomatic and humanitarian support on Friday as Taliban advances piled pressure on the U.S.-backed government in Kabul. Continue Reading

Get vaccinated as Delta variant takes hold: Biden

US President Joe Biden is urging young Americans to think twice and get vaccinated even as the rise of the more transmissible Covid-19 Delta variant now accounts for 50 per cent of virus cases in many parts of the country. Continue Reading