President Joe Biden says he stressed human rights issues in his meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin.
That includes the cases of two Americans who Biden says are “wrongfully imprisoned” in Russia.Biden also says he’ll continue to raise concerns about cases like Alexei Navalny, the jailed leader of the Russian opposition to Putin.
U.S. military veteran Ramon Castro is in the middle of a 2,000-mile trek across the length of the U.S.-Mexico border to draw attention to the plight of U.S. veterans sent back to their countries of birth, some as a result of infractions like drug use that Castro said are associated with mental health struggles. This report produced by Jillian Kitchener.
The United States on Thursday imposed sanctions on a Cuban security minister and an interior ministry special forces unit for alleged human rights abuses in a crackdown on anti-government protests earlier this month. This report produced by Jonah Green.
Leaders of the Asia-Pacific trade group APEC, including U.S. President Joe Biden, Russia's Vladimir Putin, and China's Xi Jinping, pledged on Friday to work to expand sharing and manufacturing of COVID-19 vaccines to fight the global pandemic. Gloria Tso reports.
Republican Sen. Rob Portman of Ohio tells CNN’s Dana Bash that the covid vaccines are “a miracle” and calls for a “more effective and massive public media campaign” to convince unvaccinated Americans to get the shot.
U.S. President Joe Biden and Russian President Vladimir Putin agreed on Wednesday to hold arms control and cyber-security talks, recording small gains and big differences at a first summit they both described as pragmatic rather than friendly. This report produced by Chris Dignam.
In this gripping talk, litigator and TED Fellow Itamar Mann details the perilous boat migrations of asylum seekers crossing the Mediterranean Sea. With a surplus of evidence gathered by researchers and..