Biden signs US cybersecurity decree

WASHINGTON: US President Joe Biden on Wednesday signed an Executive Order on cybersecurity and protecting federal government networks from cyberattacks, according to a statement from the press service of the National Security Council at the White House. “Today, President Biden signed an Executive Order to improve the nation’s cybersecurity and protect federal government networks. Recent… Read More Biden signs US cybersecurity decree

US says UN Security Council to meet Sunday on Gaza, Israel

WASHINGTON: The UN Security Council will meet this weekend to discuss the situation in Israel and the Gaza Strip, the US announced Thursday. In announcing the Sunday meeting, Linda Thomas-Greenfield, the US’s UN envoy, said the Biden administration “will continue to actively engage in diplomacy at the highest levels to try to de-escalate tensions.” Her… Read More US says UN Security Council to meet Sunday on Gaza, Israel

US jury finds Chauvin guilty of all 3 charges over Floyd’s death

WASHINGTON: Former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin was found guilty of two counts of murder and one count of manslaughter over the death of George Floyd, the judge presiding over the high-profile trial announced Tuesday, reading the jury’s verdict. Right after judge Peter Cahill announced the verdict, which came after the 12-member jury was sequestered… Read More US jury finds Chauvin guilty of all 3 charges over Floyd’s death