United States of America

Trinidad and Tobago News: Trinidad and Tobago Independence Day

Trinidad and Tobago – On behalf of the people of the United States of America, my warmest congratulations to the people of Trinidad and Tobago as you celebrate 56 years of independence on August 31. The people of the United States and Trinidad and Tobago have always enjoyed rich cross-cultural exchange, friendship, and the shared … Continue reading Trinidad and Tobago News: Trinidad and Tobago Independence Day

U.S. Department of State News: The European Union and the United States of America Hold Their Eighth Energy Council Meeting

WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of State today released the following statement: The following is a joint statement by the United States and the European Union: The eighth EU-U.S. Energy Council met today in Brussels.  This was the first meeting of the Energy Council during the Administration of President Donald J. Trump and allowed for a … Continue reading U.S. Department of State News: The European Union and the United States of America Hold Their Eighth Energy Council Meeting

LONDON | Royal etiquette for the Trumps’ visit: Don’t kiss the queen

LONDON — President Donald Trump is coming to Britain fresh from a confrontational NATO summit that featured stinging criticism of America’s closest allies, but he’s likely to tone down that stance when he takes tea Friday with Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II. The president and his wife Melania are not expected to make waves during the … Continue reading LONDON | Royal etiquette for the Trumps’ visit: Don’t kiss the queen

The Latest: Palestinians blast Pence speech in Israel

JERUSALEM/January 22, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— The Latest on Vice President Mike Pence’s visit to Israel (all times local): 4:30 p.m. The Palestinians have issued an angry reaction to Vice President Mike Pence’s speech to the Israeli parliament, saying it was a “gift to extremists.” Saeb Erekat, the chief Palestinian negotiator, said Pence’s speech on Monday “has proven … Continue reading The Latest: Palestinians blast Pence speech in Israel