“Readout of Vice President Kamala Harris Call with President Emmanuel Macron of France”


WASHINGTON, D.C. (February 15, 2021)---today the Vice President Kamala Harris spoke with "President Emmanuel Macron of France, and expressed her commitment to strengthening bilateral ties between the United States and France and to revitalizing the transatlantic alliance. Vice President Harris and President Macron agreed on the need for close bilateral…

Rocket Attack In Erbil Kills One Civilian Contractor And Injured Others Including One American Service Member


WASHINGTON, D.C. (February 15, 2021)---today a rocket attack occured at a U.S.-led military base in Kurdish northern Iraq on Monday. The attack  killed a civilian contractor and wounded five other people including a U.S. service member, the US Secretary of State Anthony J. Blinken said in a released statement Monday…

“Coast Guard suspends search for 6 missing people 23 miles east of Fort Pierce”


MIAMI, FL (February 15, 2021) — The Coast Guard suspended the search Sunday at 10:30 p.m., for six people who were reported as missing approximately 23 miles east of Fort Pierce. Coast Guard Sector Miami watchstanders received a call from a good Samaritan stating they had rescued a Jamaican national from the water…

Bee News Daily Afternoon Spotlight: Five Leading Articles About the Use of Arbitrary Detention, Medal of Honor, Wisconsin COVID-19 Update, Blinkens Calls To Turkey and Greek Foreign Ministers


Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken Video Remarks on the Declaration Against the Use of Arbitrary Detention in State-to-State Relations I’m honored to participate in the launch of this initiative, and I’m grateful to Canada for their leadership. Arbitrary detention in state-to-state relations is a serious problem. Put simply, this is…