Huawei’s finance chief, Meng Wanzhou, was arrested in Canada in December 2018 on a warrant from the United States over allegations of bank fraud. She is accused of misleading HSBC about Huawei’s deals with Iran, reportedly causing the bank to violate US sanctions.
WASHINGTON (Sputnik) – The US government issued an order to block cotton imports from a Xinjiang governmental organization in China, claiming that they were produced through the use of convict labor, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announced in a press release.
The Department of Homeland Security’s former cybersecurity chief might have been fired last month for contradicting US President Donald Trump’s election fraud allegations, but the US attorney general announced similar conclusions by the Department of Justice on Tuesday.
The governor issued new regulations as the city continues to show an increasing number of daily new coronavirus infections amid the second wave of the pandemic. The justices, however, ruled that his measures were disproportionate and violated the First Amendment rights of religious groups.
While the coronavirus pandemic raged out of control across the world, shoppers in the US found themselves in a rather tricky situation when they realised that Amazon had failed to deliver toilet paper. Walmart has taken advantage of the confusion and people’s concerns and labelled loo paper as being “suitable for a gift”.
The third of November is the day of the general election in the United States to decide whether President Trump will secure his second term or concede his seat to former Vice-President Joe Biden.
The final vote on 48-year-old Amy Coney Barrett’s nomination as a new justice is expected to be held on 26 October.
On Monday, California Attorney General Xavier Becerra along with California Secretary of State Alex Padilla, both Democrats, demanded that Republicans provide a list of voters whose ballots have been collected using the “unauthorised” boxes.
US President Donald Trump underwent coronavirus treatment at the Walter Reed military hospital after announcing on 2 October that he and his wife had tested positive. After four days in hospital, Trump announced himself cured and returned to the White House.