In historic vote, Washington, D.C., poised to become 51st state in the US

Friday, 26 June 2020

Four decades after launching its drive for US statehood, Washington, D.C., was poised to take a step ......

US submits draft to UN Security Council calling for Iran arms embargo to be extended

Tuesday, 23 June 2020

The US has shared a draft resolution with members of the United Nations Security Council that would ......

US protesters topple, burn Confederate statue after Juneteenth rallies

Saturday, 20 June 2020

Protesters in Washington toppled a statue of a Confederate general late Friday, after nationwide ......

Saudi Arabia’s embassy in US warns of suspicious activity on its email account

Sunday, 14 June 2020

Saudi Arabia’s Embassy in Washington on Friday reported suspicious activities on its email account ......

Washington troops hit with coronavirus during protests over George Floyd death

Wednesday, 10 June 2020

Members of the Washington DC national guard have tested positive for coronavirus in the wake of ......

Major clashes erupt in US cities during protests over killing of George Floyd

Sunday, 31 May 2020

Tens of thousands of Americans have taken to the streets to participate in protests over the killing ......

Coronavirus: US capital Washington eases lockdown, reopens restaurants

Wednesday, 27 May 2020

The US capital is relaxing lockdown restrictions following a sustained period of decreased ......

US to work with UN to extend Iran arms embargo, won’t allow it to buy weapons: Pompeo

Wednesday, 29 April 2020

The United States will not allow Iran to purchase conventional arms after a UN prohibition on this ......