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Biden vows 'rock solid' NATO ties as allies slam Trump

RIGA: US Vice President Joe Biden promised unwavering commitment to NATO’s collective defence on Tuesday (Aug 23) as he sought to reassure Baltic allies spooked by a resurgent Russia and White House hopeful Donald Trump. “Let there be no doubt – America’s Article 5 commitment is rock solid and unwavering,” Biden said, referring to a… Read More »

Biden expresses concerns about developments in Bahrain in call to king

WASHINGTON: U.S. Vice President Joe Biden, in a phone call with Bahrain’s King Hamad bin Isa al-Khalifa, expressed “strong concerns regarding recent negative developments in Bahrain,” the White House said in a statement on Friday. Biden spoke to al-Khalifa on Thursday and “emphasized the importance of reducing ongoing tensions through dialogue and reconciliation with the… Read More »