Biden says Saudi announcement to come Monday; White House plays down new steps
February 28, 2021
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Joe Biden on Saturday said his administration would make an announcement on Saudi Arabia on Monday, following a US intelligence report that found Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman had approved the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
February 26, 2021
US welcomes Pak-India LoC ceasefire agreement
WASHINGTON (92 News) - The agreement between Pakistan and India to restore peace by strictly observing agreements of ceasefire along the Line of Control (LoC) and other sectors has been hailed by the White House on Thursday.
February 22, 2021
White House says US communicating with Iran over detained Americans
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - White House national security adviser Jake Sullivan said on Sunday the United States had begun to communicate with Iran over the country’s detention of American citizens, calling the matter a “complete and utter outrage”.
February 9, 2021
Biden will invite Super Bowl champs Bucs as well as Lakers to White House
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The White House on Monday said President Joe Biden will invite the U.S. Super Bowl champions, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, and last season’s NBA champions, the L.A. Lakers to the White House once it is safe.
January 29, 2021
White House says Biden in call with Russia's Putin called for opposition leader's release
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – US President Joe Biden called on Russian President Vladimir to release jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny during their phone call this week, White House spokeswoman Jen Psaki told reporters on Friday.
January 20, 2021
Trump leaves White House after tumultuous four years in office
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Republican President Donald Trump left the White House on Wednesday after a tumultuous four years in office, hours before Democrat Joe Biden assumes the helm of a country beset by deep political divides and battered by a raging coronavirus pandemic.
November 21, 2020
Tibetan political leader visits White House for first time in six decades
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - The head of the Tibetan government in exile has visited the US White House for the first time in six decades, a move that could further infuriate Beijing, which has accused the United States of trying to destabilise the region.