Therefore, any sanctions taken against him or those involved in this heinous crime should not be directed against the economic or political interests of the country's citizens whether in Saudi Arabia or overseas. The RIF, subset of the Saudi Royal Guard, exists to defend the prince, answers only to him, and had directly participated in earlier dissident suppression operations in the Kingdom and overseas at his direction, the report said.
Psaki said the decision behind the strike - the first since Biden took office - was "deliberative" and the objective is "deescalating activity in both Syria and Iraq ". In particular, it is demanding that the United States "unconditionally lift all sanctions imposed, reimposed or revamped by Trump", said Iranian Minister of Foreign Affairs Mohammad Javad Zarif.
Ontario officials are welcoming the approval of AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine, saying it will speed up the timeline for rolling out vaccinations in the province, even though it might not be distributed to people over 65. That wasn't the case last fall, when Pfizer and Moderna were wrapping up testing, and it's not clear if their numbers would hold against the most worrisome of those variants.
She has previously said that she is "wholeheartedly against fracking and drilling on public lands" and that "we need to keep fossil fuels in the ground", declaring at the 2018 Netroots Nation that "it's time that we stopped all new fossil-fuel infrastructure in America".
They also vowed to move in "lockstep" in their collective fight against climate change, and to work together to defeat COVID-19. But the sides will also wade into the thorny issue of China's "unfair economic practices", its human rights record and Beijing's continued detention of two Canadian nationals, according to the senior United States official.
The digital giants would not be able to abuse their positions by making take-it-or-leave-it payment offers to news businesses for their journalism. The development of a code of conduct is part of the government's response to the ACCC's Digital Platforms Inquiry final report to promote competition, enhance consumer protection and support a sustainable Australian media landscape in the digital age.