The United States and Europe are fully united. And today — today, I’m announcing that the United States will be sending 31 Abram tanks to Ukraine, the equivalent of one Ukrainian battalion. I want to thank the Chancellor for his leadership and his steadfast commitment to our collective efforts to support Ukraine. That’s what this is about: helping Ukraine defend and protect Ukrainian land. So, the United States, standing shoulder-to-shoulder withour Allies and partners, is going to continue to do all we can to support Ukraine.
ANTONY J. BLINKEN, SECRETARY OF STATEQUESTION: Secretary Blinken, welcome to the program. I just wanted to ask you, because you’ve just been meeting with your Ukrainian counterpart —SECRETARY BLINKEN: Christiane, great to be with you. SECRETARY BLINKEN: So I’m not going to speak to specific systems. SECRETARY BLINKEN: Christiane, what we’re seeing, to put it in one word, is barbaric. QUESTION: Secretary of State Antony Blinken, thank you so much for joining me.2 months ago U.S. Embassy in Georgia
Down to Business: Ambassador Burns on Navigating the World’s Most Important Bilateral RelationshipAmCham China Interview with Ambassador Burns(December 3, 2022 – LINK)In early March 2022, the new US Ambassador to the People’s Republic of China, Nicholas Burns, touched down in Beijing. After the Party Congress and the Biden-Xi meeting in Bali, we caught up again with Ambassador Burns to ask some follow-up questions. Ambassador Burns has received 15 honorary degrees, the Presidential Distinguished Service Award, and the Secretary of State’s Distinguished Service Award. This is a unique position to be American Ambassador in China at this time, given the complexities in our relationship. Ambassador Burns: On the 20th Party Congress, we recognize that important changes are happening in the PRC, and we are paying close attention.2 months ago U.S. Embassy & Consulates in China
At this year’s COP, the United States is working with our host, Egypt, and countries around the world to advance climate ambition. At COP27, the United States is building on those outcomes to show we are on track to meet our ambitious target. We are helping countries and communities “climate proof” their infrastructure and their water, health, and food systems. The United States is focused on making COP27 responsive to the priorities and needs of the African continent. We need every nation to implement its current climate commitments and enhance those commitments that are insufficient to avoid the worst impacts of climate change.2 months ago U.S. Embassy Cairo
The courses must be fully acceptable toward meeting the requirements of an engineering program as described in paragraph A. Specialized Experience:Responsible for executing the system engineering process during all product life cycle phases for DoD procured subsystems, systems, or systems of systems. Executes all systems engineering tasks to effectively implement disciplined systems engineering processes and procedures throughout all acquisition phases of the assigned subsystem, system, or system of systems. Major Duties:A) Interfaces with contractor counterparts to ensure the constant and current flow of information to all parties for systems engineering and integration. D) Plans and develops systems engineering strategies, integration frameworks, systems engineering plans, and system architectures.3 months ago U.S. Army
NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. job growth accelerated sharply in January amid a persistently resilient labor market, but a further moderation in wage gains should give the Federal Reserve some comfort in its fight against inflation. MARKET REACTION:STOCKS: U.S. stock index futures fell sharply after the strong jobs reportBONDS: U.S. bond yields rose after the jobs data. If you can do that and keep the labor market strong that's the perfect soft landing the Fed's been looking for." "I'd say that market got ahead of itself betting that the March rate hike would be the last one. Was it seasonal factors or just the strength of the labor market."4 days ago U.S. News - Money
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern on Thursday made a shock announcement she had “no more in the tank” to continue leading the country and would step down no later than early February and not seek re-election. And for me, it’s time.”A ruling New Zealand Labour Party vote for a new leader will take place on Sunday; the party leader will be prime minister until the next general election. New Zealand Deputy Prime Minister Grant Robertson, who also serves as finance minister, said in a statement he would not seek to stand as the next Labour leader. Many saw Ardern as part of wave of progressive female leaders, including Finnish Prime Minister Sanna Marin. She has demonstrated that empathy and insight are powerful leadership qualities,” Australian Prime Minister Anthony Albanese said on Thursday.20 days ago in-cyprus.com
Prince Harry has been criticised by navy veterans after he revealed in his memoirs that he killed 25 Taliban fighters in Afghanistan. Makes you surprise the individuals he’s hanging round with. Makes you surprise the individuals he’s hanging round with. After apparently upsetting Kate, Harry says Meghan apologised and insisted that’s how she speaks to her buddies. ‘Meghan mentioned that Kate will need to have ”child mind” due to her hormones.1 month ago In Entertainment