U.S. President Biden calls for intellectual property protection waivers after Omicron discovery

U.S. President Biden calls for intellectual property protection waivers after Omicron discovery

WASHINGTON, Nov 26 (Reuters) – U.S. President Joe Biden on Friday called on nations expected to meet at the World Trade Organization next week to agree to waive intellectual property protections for COVID-19 vaccines in the wake of the identification of a new coronavirus variant in South Africa.However, the meeting he was referring to was … Read more

Blinken warns China against unilateral action regarding Taiwan

Blinken warns China against unilateral action regarding Taiwan

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken meets Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Rome, Italy October 31, 2021. Tiziana Fabi/Pool via REUTERSFirst in-person meeting since fiery exchanges in AlaskaMeeting was ‘exceptionally candid’ -state dept officialBiden, Xi to hold virtual summit this yearROME, Oct 31 (Reuters) – U.S. Secretary … Read more