Tag Archives: meeting

Trump says he’s open to meeting Maduro then quickly backtracks on Twitter

Trump says he's open to meeting Maduro then quickly backtracks on Twitter

Trump says he’s open to meeting Maduro then quickly backtracks on Twitter Trump says he’s open to meeting Maduro then quickly backtracks on Twitter The Independent employs reporters around the world to bring you truly independent journalism. To support us, please consider a contribution. President Donald Trump may be losing interest in the US’s regime change ambitions in Venezuela. Axios reported …

Read More »

Two Years After Trump-Kim Meeting, Little to Show for Personal Diplomacy

Two Years After Trump-Kim Meeting, Little to Show for Personal Diplomacy

Two Years After Trump-Kim Meeting, Little to Show for Personal Diplomacy Two Years After Trump-Kim Meeting, Little to Show for Personal Diplomacy Mr. Trump’s initiative was widely praised, at first. After a quarter-century of fruitless negotiations at lower levels, a president-to-president summit seemed refreshing. But while the meeting had fabulous theatrics, the specifics were missing and the agreement was ridden …

Read More »

G7 summit: Trump postpones meeting of world leaders after Merkel’s snub

G7 summit: Trump postpones meeting of world leaders after Merkel's snub

G7 summit: Trump postpones meeting of world leaders after Merkel’s snub G7 summit: Trump postpones meeting of world leaders after Merkel’s snub Donald Trump says he will postpone a meeting of the G7 until the autumn, just a day after German chancellor Angela Merkel said she would not attend unless the course of the coronavirus pandemic changed. The president made …

Read More »

Meeting the Michael Jordan We Didn’t Know

Meeting the Michael Jordan We Didn’t Know

Meeting the Michael Jordan We Didn’t Know Meeting the Michael Jordan We Didn’t Know Want more basketball in your inbox? Sign up for Marc Stein’s weekly N.B.A. newsletter here. Even with that spotless 6-0 record in the N.B.A. finals, and 27 victories in the 29 playoff series he contested in the 1990s, Michael Jordan is unlikely to ever completely shut …

Read More »

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S.-China Tensions Threaten to Dominate W.H.O. Meeting

Coronavirus Live Updates: Sweeping Lockdown Gives Way to Patchwork of State Responses

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S.-China Tensions Threaten to Dominate W.H.O. Meeting Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S.-China Tensions Threaten to Dominate W.H.O. Meeting W.H.O. gathers to push for global coordination amid a deepening rift between the U.S. and China. The World Health Organization will hold its first global assembly since the outbreak of the pandemic on Monday, an extraordinary virtual meeting of government …

Read More »

‘No evidence, no clarity’: Teaching unions left with more questions than answers after meeting with government scientists on reopening plans

‘No evidence, no clarity’: Teaching unions left with more questions than answers after meeting with government scientists on reopening plans

‘No evidence, no clarity’: Teaching unions left with more questions than answers after meeting with government scientists on reopening plans ‘No evidence, no clarity’: Teaching unions left with more questions than answers after meeting with government scientists on reopening plans A teachers’ union has said a meeting with government scientific advisers “raised more questions than answers” amid controversial plans to …

Read More »

Vallejo Official’s Removal Is Sought After He Throws Cat During Zoom Meeting

An Official’s Removal Is Sought After He Throws Cat During Zoom Meeting

Vallejo Official’s Removal Is Sought After He Throws Cat During Zoom Meeting Vallejo Official’s Removal Is Sought After He Throws Cat During Zoom Meeting The city Planning Commission meeting in Vallejo, Calif., last week followed the same humdrum pattern of so many municipal meetings: There was the Pledge of Allegiance and a roll call, followed by various reports. That posed …

Read More »

An Official’s Removal Is Sought After He Throws Cat During Zoom Meeting

An Official’s Removal Is Sought After He Throws Cat During Zoom Meeting

An Official’s Removal Is Sought After He Throws Cat During Zoom Meeting An Official’s Removal Is Sought After He Throws Cat During Zoom Meeting The city Planning Commission meeting in Vallejo, Calif., last week followed the same humdrum pattern of so many municipal meetings: There was the Pledge of Allegiance and a roll call, followed by various reports. That posed …

Read More »

‘Dangerous idiot’: Trump says ‘germ is so brilliant antibiotics can’t keep up with it’ in chaotic White House coronavirus meeting

‘Dangerous idiot’: Trump says ‘germ is so brilliant antibiotics can’t keep up with it’ in chaotic White House coronavirus meeting

The day coronavirus became the number one cause of death among Americans, US president Donald Trump appeared to confuse the viral disease with a bacterial infection which could be treated with antibiotics. In a meandering address to journalists on Friday which lasted over two hours and veered between incomprehensibility and flippancy, the president pondered the nature of the deadly virus, …

Read More »

U.N. Security Council Holds First Meeting on Coronavirus: Live Coverage

Oil Soars as Trump Flags Saudi-Russia Production Deal: Live Updates

E.U. officials agreed to spend heavily to shore up economies, but only to a point. European Union finance ministers agreed Thursday night to a plan calling for more than half a trillion euros worth of new measures to buttress their economies against the onslaught of the coronavirus. But the ministers dealt a blow to the bloc’s worst-hit members, Italy and …

Read More »