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Montevideo, December 14th 2017 - 18:51 UTC

Tag: Rex Tillerson.

  • Sunday, August 6th 2017 - 04:53 UTC

    UN, including Beijing., agrees tough sanctions on North Korea banning more than a third of the country's exports

    U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley praised the new sanctions telling council members it is “the single largest economic package ever leveled against North Korean regime.”

    The United Nations Security Council approved tough new sanctions on North Korea on Saturday including a ban on coal and other exports totaling more than US$1 billion — a huge bite in its total exports, valued at US$3 billion last year. U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley praised the new sanctions, telling council members after the vote that it is “the single largest economic package ever leveled against the North Korean regime.”

  • Saturday, June 17th 2017 - 16:26 UTC

    Pence to visit Colombia, Chile, Argentina and Panama in August

    Vice President Pence to tour the Americas as a token of US interest despite budget cuts

    US Vice President Mike Pence announced he will be travelling to Central and South America later this year. During a conference on Prosperity and Security in Central America in Miami it became known that the Vice President will be touring Colombia -Cartagena and Bogota-, Buenos Aires, Santiago de Chile and Panama City on August 13-18.