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Russia, Ukraine extend grain deal to aid world's poor

Springfield News-Sun 18 Mar 2023
The United Nations and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan announced the extension, but neither confirmed how long it would last ... Russia has complained that shipments of its fertilizers — which its deal with Turkey and the U.N ... AP ... Vatican closes embassy in Nicaragua after Ortega's crackdown ... Tejano musician Fito Olivares dies in Houston at 75.

Turkish Embassy in Washington DC collects aid materials for earthquake victims

Anadolu Agency 07 Feb 2023
The Turkish Embassy in Washington DC shared a list of in-kid materials on social media Monday for those who are willing to help residents in need in Türkiye. The materials donated across the US and collected at the embassy include ...

Turkish coalition urges donations after earthquake

Fox31 Denver 07 Feb 2023
There is no Turkish consulate in Denver, so the coalition points to consulates in Houston and Los Angeles as a place for people to send donated goods. "The Turkish embassy, with the help of the Turkish ambassador to the U.S., they have partnered with Turkish Airlines, which flies into the many major cities that come to the U.S ... Coat. Raincoat. Boots ... .

US looks for opportunity in demise of Guaido, whom it recognized as 'interim president' of Venezuela

Finger Lakes Times 06 Jan 2023
WASHINGTON — For four years, Juan Guaido has embodied the audacious gamble by the U.S ... policy. But it also may prove useful to U.S ... It made sense in 2019 ... Guaido, now 39, and his supporters controlled many of Venezuela's embassies and assets held abroad, including oil revenue from the Houston-based oil company Citgo and gold at the Bank of England ... .

US moves to reopen Solomon Islands embassy to counter China

Dothan Eagle 05 Jan 2023
embassy in the Solomon Islands in a bid to counter China’s increasing assertiveness in the Pacific ... The State Department informed Congress that it will soon establish an interim embassy in the Solomons’ capital of Honiara on the site of a former U.S ... embassy in the Solomon Islands a priority ... Houston Academy downs Ashford.

U.S. looks for opportunity in demise of Guaidó, whom it recognized as ‘interim president’ of Venezuela

The Los Angeles Times 05 Jan 2023
WASHINGTON — . For four years, Juan Guaidó has embodied the audacious gamble by the U.S ... policy. But it also may prove useful to U.S ... Guaidó, now 39, and his supporters controlled many of Venezuela’s embassies and assets held abroad, including oil revenue from the Houston-based oil company Citgo and gold at the Bank of England ... The U.S ... Times.

Over 60 Russians 'Held Hostage' in US, Arrested on False Charges - Deputy Foreign Minister

Urdu Point 20 Dec 2022
Russia's foreign ministry, embassy in Washington, general consulates in New York and Houston will continue to provide all possible help to Russians who are in trouble and seek their return home, Vershinin added, noting that Moscow would decisively respond to all hostile actions by the US authorities ... ....

Mayor Sylvester Turner Chosen as 2023 Grand Marshal for 45th Annual Original MLK Jr. Day Parade

Houston Forward Times 14 Dec 2022
The Black Heritage Society, in partnership with the City of Houston, is having its 45th Annual Original MLK Jr ... This year, the Black Heritage Society has selected Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner to serve as Grand Marshal ... The Gala is being held on Saturday, January 14th, at Embassy Suites-Katy, located at 16435 Katy Freeway in Houston.

Investors urged to strengthen US-Pak economic partnerships amid momentum in ties

Urdu Point 15 Nov 2022
The event was organized by Council of Pakistan, a non-profit community organization devoted to promoting the interests of Pakistan and Pakistani-Americans in the U.S, according to a press release issued by the Pakistani embassy here ... He said that the Embassy of Pakistan in Washington D.C.

Three days of free concerts, art to celebrate D�a de los Muertos in South Bend

South Bend Tribune 20 Oct 2022
But OK, he told his music friend, he’d add onto his Florida trip one year ago and come hear Vanessa Alonzo sing with a mariachi trio in Houston ... 1 concert before an all-Spanish-speaking audience at a Mexican embassy ... she tells The Tribune over the phone from her Houston home.

C-H Student Forum encourages youth activism

Observer-Reporter 06 Oct 2022
... University of Manheim, recently visited Chartiers-Houston High School and will visit Upper St ... The student forum at Chartiers-Houston included an international panel of presenters who participated virtually, including members of the German Embassy in Washington, D.C., and Shawn M.

China broadens visa availability as pandemic concerns ease

Dothan Eagle 24 Aug 2022
The website of the Chinese Embassy in India said the updated procedures would take effect from Wednesday, without making a specific mention of vaccine requirements or proof of a negative test for the virus ...Certificate of Returning to Campus’ issued by the university in China" is required, the Embassy said.

Australia calls for cooling of Taiwan Strait tensions

Dothan Eagle 08 Aug 2022
The Chinese Embassy in Australia replied to the trilateral statement, saying ... The embassy accused Australia of doing the bidding of the United States, which China described as the “biggest saboteur and destabilizer of peace in the Taiwan Strait and the biggest troublemaker to regional stability.”.

Thursday Sports in Brief

Journal Review 05 Aug 2022
Embassy’s charge d’affaires Elizabeth Rood called the outcome “a miscarriage of justice.” ... HOUSTON (AP) — A lawyer representing two dozen women who have accused Deshaun Watson of sexual assault or harassment said NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has a chance to “do the right thing” ...

Russia Proposes to US Trilateral Talks With Mexico on Illegal Border Crossings - Consul

Urdu Point 14 Jul 2022
The Russian Embassy in Washington and the Consulate General in Houston have proposed to the United States trilateral talks with Mexico about illegal crossings at the US southern border, but has not received a response, Russian Consul General in Houston Alexander Zakharov told Sputnik.

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Chinese President Xi Jinping gestures while speaking to Russian President Vladimir Putin during their meeting at the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, Monday, March 20, 2023.
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