US CDC reports total Covid cases of 34,413,532 as of yesterday
US tells Tunisian officials solutions should follow constitution: State department
The United States has been in contact with Tunisian government officials to stress that solutions to the country’s political and economic problems should be based on its constitution, US State Department spokesman Ned Price said in a statement.
US Senate Democratic leader Schumer says he is committed to passing bipartisan infrastructure bill, says Senate may stay in session through the weekend to finish bill
Biden says counter-terrorism cooperation with Iraq will continue
US President Joe Biden said on Monday in a meeting with Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi that US counter-terrorism cooperation will continue as the United States ends its combat mission in Iraq.In Oval Office talks, Biden said the US role in Iraq will shift to advising and training Iraqi forces. He said the United States would send doses of the coronavirus vaccine to Iraq soon.
US CDC raises concern about Israel over Covid-19 cases
The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on Monday raised concerns about the rising number of Covid-19 cases in Israel, the West Bank and Gaza, lifting its travel health notice to “Level 3: High.” In June, the CDC had lowered its travel advisory rating for Israel to “Level 1: Low.” The “Level 3” rating says unvaccinated travelers should avoid nonessential travel to Israel and is one level below the CDC’s most severe travel rating.
Veena Reddy sworn-in as first Indian-American USAID Mission Director
CDC raises travel health advisory for Israel to ‘Level Three: High’, saying unvaccinated travelers should avoid travel
It has not been determined that it would be illegal for federal government to mandate vaccines for employees, but no decision has been made: White House
St. Louis becomes first to reinstate masks in US
We are optimistic about progress on infrastructure, says White House
White House says they welcome Republican counter-proposal on infrastructure
Democrats made an offer designed to resolve all infrastructure issues, remain confident in reaching agreement: White House
White House will not provide details on number of troops they expect in Iraq by year’s end
There is no sign Delta variant has had any economic impact yet in US: White House
Officials are in touch at senior level with Tunisian leaders to learn more: White House
US is concerned about developments in Tunisia
More people are getting sick with Covid-19, those numbers are not moving in the right direction: White House
Mask guidance for fully vaccinated may be done on local level: White House
US maintaining travel restriction because of Delta variant, says White House
Surge in cases because of Delta variant is prompting health experts to discuss mitigation issues including possible masking guidance: White House