Tag: US


US legislators introduce bill to counter trafficking of illegal guns to Caribbean

Caribbean nations have been asking the government of the United States (US) to make a concerted effort to quell the influx of illegal guns.

US to set up temporary pier in Gaza to deliver aid via sea routes

The escalating humanitarian crisis in Gaza has force the United States to take action as President Joe Biden announced recently that the frequency and quantity of aid being delivered to Gaza will be increased and that sea routes will be used to affect this change.

US bolsters security at US Embassy in Haiti

The United States Marines have evacuated all non-essential personnel and bolstered security at the US Embassy in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. This action has been prompted by the activities of heavily armed gangs which have all but gripped the CARICOM nation entirely in recent times.

US and UK launch airstrikes against Houthis in Yemen

US and UK launched airstrikes against Houthi installations in Yemen, backed by Iran in response to attacks on Cargo ships in the Red Sea.

USA: Pennsylvania to mark Diwali with national holiday

Diwali will now be celebrated in Pennsylvania province with a holiday.

US: Youth & Sports Minister Jese Saukuru attends 2023 Economic and Social Youth Forum

The Economic and Social Youth Forum is organised in the United States-based headquarters of the United Nations.

China-US balloon conflict gets worse amid unidentified airspace intrusions

As the US and Canada rushed to explain the three additional objects the US military shot down above North American airspace over the weekend, on Monday, Washington and Beijing swapped accusations on purported spy balloons.

Dominica: PM Skerrit meets US President Joe Biden amid visit to Los Angeles

Dominica: Prime Minister Dr Roosevelt Skerrit met with the President of the United States, Joe Biden and his wife the first lady Jill Biden.