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US plans to set up a $ 10 billion aid fund for Venezuela

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The United States and other countries, including France, are seeking to create a $ 10 billion aid fund that will be available to the next Venezuelan authorities to...

Washington and Beijing discuss “final issues” in trade negotiations

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- US Secretary of the Treasury Steven Mnuchin said on Saturday that trade talks between the United States and China were approaching a settlement of the latest issues. "It is important...

The world’s largest aircraft flying in the first flight over the California desert

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The world's largest aircraft (with a wingspan of about 117 meters) is on its first flight over the desert of Mojave, California. The mission of the first aircraft...

Democrats challenge Wall Street as they try to return to the White House

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The Democrats are not hesitating to challenge Wall Street giants, announcing the launch of a new era, hoping to defuse the anger that has gripped some constituents since...

Cuban President calls for strengthening defense and economy in response to Trump threats

CUBA (VOP TODAY NEWS) --  Cuban President Miguel Diaz Canel has accused US President Donald Trump's administration of making relations between the two countries the worst in decades and calling on Cubans to strengthen...

Pompeo begins tour of Latin America as Venezuela’s crisis escalates

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo began a three-day trip on Friday to visit Chile, Paraguay and Peru, a fast-growing country in an area that has raised China's...

Exclusive: Egypt to pull out of US-led security initiative

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Egypt has pulled out of US efforts to form a NATO-style Arab NATO, along with key Arab allies, as a blow to President Trump's efforts to contain Iran's...

US does not exclude a step-by-step agreement with North Korea: Trump

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The United States, in principle, does not exclude the conclusion of a step-by-step agreement with the DPRK on resolving the problem of Pyongyang’s nuclear development, but is currently...

Assange will fight against extradition to the United States

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The founder of WikiLeaks, Julian Assange, who was arrested on Thursday by British police, will challenge and fight extradition to the United States, Assange’s lawyer Jennifer Robinson told...

Trump said he knows nothing about Wikileaks and the arrest of Assange

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- US President Donald Trump said he did not know anything about WikiLeaks and the arrest of Julian Assange. Earlier it became known that Ecuador, in whose embassy in London...

US and European countries call for a UN Security Council meeting on Sudan

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The United States and five European countries have called for a UN Security Council consultation to discuss the situation in Sudan. The news agency "Agence France Presse" diplomatic sources...

Maduro: US “compared me to Hitler,” but “Fascists are in the North”

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Responding to US Vice President Mike Pence who compared him to Adolf Hitler, Nicolas Maduro lashed out at US support for invasions and coups, denouncing the "800 military...

Terrorist list: Iranian Revolutionary Guards promise ‘unforgettable lesson’

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The body of the Guardians of the Islamic Revolution (IRGC) pledged in a statement released on Wednesday to strongly respond to its listing by Donald Trump on the...

WikiLeaks’ Assange published “evidence of war crimes committed by the US”

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- "It's a hero, not a criminal", journalists and human rights activists who worked with the launch site WikiLeaks alerts were quick to react to the news of the...

US budget deficit in March fell by 30%

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The US state budget deficit in March was $ 146.945 billion, which is 29.6% less than in the same month of the previous year ($ 208.744 billion), the...

Taliban rockets US Bagram base in Afghanistan

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The US military base Bagram, located 60 km north of Kabul, was attacked by the Taliban on Thursday morning, Afghan media reported. Responsibility for the attack took the radical...

WikiLeaks said Assange arrested for extradition to US

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Founder of Wikileaks Julian Assange arrested for extradition to the US, says the organization’s twitter. Assange's lawyer Jennifer Robinson on Twitter confirmed that her client was detained "not only...

Pompeo refuses to identify US position on Israel’s possible annexation of West Bank settlements

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- US Secretary of State Mike Bombo on Tuesday refused to say whether the United States would oppose a possible annexation by Israel of West Bank settlements and refused...

US will allocate 60 million dollars for humanitarian aid to Venezuela

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The United States is allocating another $ 60 million in humanitarian aid to Venezuela, said US Vice President Mike Pence. "Today, the United States announces the allocation of another...

Venezuela accuses US of blocking the work of the country’s mission to the UN

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The US authorities are hindering the work of the Permanent Mission of Venezuela at the UN headquarters in New York, thereby violating its international obligations as host countries,...