Former US Envoy For Haiti Resigned In Protest of the Biden Administration’s Mass Deportations of Migrants


The former US envoy for Haiti, who resigned last month in protest of the Biden administration’s mass deportations of Haitian migrants, has warned that sending people back to Haiti will worsen conditions in the crisis-hit Caribbean nation. At a congressional briefing on Thursday, Daniel Foote said deporting Haitian asylum seekers is “not the answer”…

20 People Killed and More Than 200 Wounded After Earthquake Strikes Pakistan


Islamabad, Pakistan (October 7, 2021) – At least 20 people have been killed and more than 200 wounded after an earthquake strikes Pakistan’s southwestern province of Balochistan, local officials say, with rescue teams attempting to clear debris and gain access to the area. The 5.9 magnitude earthquake struck as most residents…

Italy To Purchase Six New Piaggio Aerospace Aircraft And Dropping Plans To Buy Drones


ROME (October 7, 2021)— Italy announced it will purchase six new Piaggio Aerospace aircraft to help relaunch the Italian firm, and indicated the government is dropping long-held plans to buy drones from the company, ending the ill-fated story of the Hammerhead UAV. The Italian Defence Ministry said it would spend…

US Senator Hickenlooper Introduced the COMPETES Act To Prevent Oil And Gas Companies From Leasing Taxpayer-Owned Public Lands For Free


Washington, D.C.(October 7, 2021) – Today, U.S. Senator John Hickenlooper introduced the Competitive Onshore Mineral Policy via Eliminating Taxpayer-Enabled Speculation (COMPETES) Act, legislation to prevent oil and gas companies from leasing taxpayer-owned public lands for next to nothing. Forty percent of acres leased for drilling go through this non-competitive process. Under current law,…

President Biden Delivers Remarks on COVID-19 Vaccine Progress


CHICAGO (October 7, 2021)---President Biden delivers remarks on the importance of COVID-19 vaccine requirements. Highlights: Biden: spoke about the dignity of protecting America-- COVID-19. The Unions built the middle class, said President Biden. Fact Check: Middle Class Timeline April 1939: For the 1939 World's Fair in New York, the Westinghouse Electric…

Biden Travels To Chicago To Discuss COVID-19 Vaccine Progress


CHICAGO (October 7, 2021)---Nearly one month after announcing a sweeping plan to require millions of Americans to receive a COVID-19 vaccine, U.S. President Joe Biden travels to Chicago Thursday to discuss the progress of his initiative. Jeffrey Zients, the White House’s coronavirus response coordinator, told reporters Wednesday that President Biden…

NATO Secretary General: Europe and North America must stand strong together


BRUSSELS (October 7, 2021)---National Security Advisers from across the Alliance met in Brussels on Thursday (07 October 2021) to review progress in key areas, including enhancing deterrence and defence, technological innovation and responding to climate change. ''Today’s meeting was a significant step towards the NATO Summit in Madrid next year,…