A senior North Korea diplomat who had vanished in Italy in late 2018 lives in South Korea under government protection, a lawmaker said Wednesday.
Joe Biden’s path to 2020 President and his 50-yr career with White House | Know about the Democratic nominee
After almost half a century on the national political stage, Joe Biden is fighting to achieve a decades-long dream of winning the White House and becoming president of the United States. But he’s doing so during an precedented time in American history, as the nation battles a global pandemic, economic collapse and civil unrest. Biden, a Democratic nominee, is up against Donald Trump in the race for US presidency. Biden had run for presidentship twice before becoming vice president under President Barack Obama. In a ceremony at the White House, President Obama had awarded Joe Biden the Presidential Medal of Freedom with Distinction—the nation’s highest civilian honor.
Pope Francis urged world leaders Friday to use the coronavirus emergency as an opportunity to reform the injustices of the global economy and the perverse logic of the nuclear deterrence doctrine, warning that increased isolationist responses to problems must not prevail.
The city of Paris inaugurated a public garden Saturday honoring a woman who fought for the liberation of slaves on the Caribbean island of Guadeloupe.