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Pence quarantine white house coronavirus aide tests

Pence not in quarantine, to be at White House Monday, after aide tests posi...

05 May, 2020 8:32 am 8:32 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Vice President Mike Pence is not in quarantine and plans to be at the White House on Monday, a spokesman said on Sunday, despite media reports that Pence was self-isolating after a staffer tested positive for the novel coronavirus. “Vice President Pence will continue to follow the advice of the White House … Read More

Pence, EU, Merkel, Russia

Pence chastises EU, rejects Merkel’s call to work with Russia

02 February, 2019 9:44 pm 9:44 pm

MUNICH (Reuters) – US Vice President Mike Pence rebuked European powers over Iran and Venezuela on Saturday in a renewed attack on Washington’s traditional allies, rejecting a call by Germany’s chancellor to include Russia in global cooperation efforts. In speeches and in private talks at the Munich Security Conference, Pence and Chancellor Angela Merkel laid … Read More

Pence says Google should halt Dragonfly app development

10 October, 2018 10:05 am 10:05 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – US Vice President Mike Pence sharply criticized what he said was China’s theft of US technology on Thursday, and he urged Google to immediately end development of its “Dragonfly” app that would make it easier to track someone’s internet searches. Pence said in a speech that business leaders are now thinking twice … Read More

US VP Pence to tell China: We will not be intimidated in South China Sea

10 October, 2018 9:00 am 9:00 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – US Vice President Mike Pence, sharpening US criticism of Chinese policies around the globe, will give China a blunt warning on Thursday that the United States will not back down from what Washington sees as Chinese intimidation in the South China Sea. Pence will deliver an 11 a.m. (1500 GMT) address at … Read More