The exclusion of the “authoritarian International” – China, Russia, Hungary, and Turkey are not among the invitees – is an effort to draw a clear line between truly democratic states and authoritarian-style regimes.
The meetings with the US President and top American officials come at a time that US-Turkish relations are at rock bottom and in a period when the Ecumenical Patriarchate has been besieged by the attacks on all levels by the Patriarchate of Moscow and the Kremlin.
'Turkey is once again undermining stability in the Eastern Med, this time by violating the Republic of Cyprus’ Exclusive Economic Zone. The US must stand with Cyprus, and the EU should also fully support the vital interests of one of its member states,' Menendez tweeted today.
US-Turkey relations at a nadir as Biden accuses Turkey of hindering battle against Islamic State in Syria. and Cavusoglu declares that, the US supports terrorists in Syria:: 'Instead of blaming Turkey they [the US] should abandon their wrong-headed policies. They should be more honest with the American people and Congress.'
Since childhood, Tsunis and his family were active members of the Greek-American community. He attended Greek school, marched in the annual Greek Independence Day parades in Manhattan (Photo, centre), and was an active member of the Greek Orthodox parish of Agia Paraskevi.
Sixty years ago humankind was confronted with another great epidemic. It was called polio. The contribution of scientist Jonas Salk was decisive. When a journalist asked him who has the patent he famously replied, 'Can you patent the sun?'
Biden, who took office on Wednesday, campaigned on a promise to aggressively take on the pandemic, which his predecessor President Donald Trump often downplayed and provided conflicting information about.
'It’s not just to meet the moral obligation,' Biden said in remarks at a White House event to sign two executive orders. 'This is an economic imperative.'
Joe Biden must break the shackles of isolationism and fashion a global plan with the entire Western world, that can stem the recession and make America the motive force of a new social contract.
'We must end this uncivil war that pits red against blue, rural versus urban, conservative versus liberal. We can do this - if we open our souls instead of hardening our hearts.'
American intervention can protect the status quo in the Eastern Mediterranean and effectively prod Greece and Turkey to return to the negotiating table on an equal footing,
They warned that Republican President Donald Trump's transition delay could further jeopardize the battle against the rampaging virus, including vaccine distribution planning, and urged Congress to immediately pass bipartisan financial relief even before Biden, a Democrat, takes office on Jan. 20.
The US as a state is no longer the post-war pole that it was in the Cold War, nor is it the land of opportunity and collective mores that predominated internationally.
Η Lady Gaga μίλησε στην τελευταία προεκλογική εμφάνιση του Joe Biden
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - With less than 80 days to go before the U.S. presidential election, it looks like Joe Biden’s race to lose.