US President Donald Trump said his administration is working on a plan to resolve the conflict between Israelis and Palestinians. Trump said he wants to give a chance to the plan and then decide about transferring the American embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem al-Quds. The US administration has so far failed to revive the stalled negotiations between Israelis and Palestinians. Mona Kandil reports from occupied Ramallah, presstv.com reported.
Tropical Storm Nate killed at least 22 people in Central America on Thursday as it pummeled the region with heavy rain while heading toward Mexico’s Caribbean resorts and the US Gulf Coast, where it could strike as a hurricane this weekend.
Latin America and the Caribbean called for the free movement of persons to be included in the Global Compact on Migration, which will be negotiated within the United Nations in 2018, in the first meeting held by any of the world’s regions to decide on the position to be adopted on the future agreement.
By the official definition of poverty in America, New Mexico has the nation’s highest poverty rate, 21.8 percent, while New Hampshire has the lowest, 6.6 percent. But a newer, more comprehensive measure of poverty by the US Census Bureau tells a different story, with California having the highest poverty rate among the states at 20.6 percent.
The relationship between US corporate leaders and Donald Trump’s administration has reportedly cooled over the president’s rejection of the Paris climate accord, lack of progress of his Capitol Hill agenda and possible shakeup in the White House staff.
The United States is “waking up to walking catastrophe” of President Donald Trump after his first major legislative push to overhaul the US healthcare system ended in failure, says former Secretary of Labor Robert Reich.