Monday , 18 January 2021

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The U.S. prepares for inauguration | Voice of America

Law enforcement and National Guard troops were out at the nation’s 50 capitols ahead of planned demonstrations prior to President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration. How are authorities preparing for the big event? Plus, Russia’s Alexi Navalny was arrested in Moscow after returning from Germany. And we look back at the life …

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Biden's Inauguration Will Look Like No Other

Except for rare cases, the inauguration of a new president symbolizes the American tradition of a peaceful transfer of power. VOA’s Steve Redisch explains how and why Wednesday’s swearing-in of Joe Biden will be far from ordinary. Source Link: Biden's Inauguration Will Look Like No Other

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Biden inducts Pakistani-American Salman Ahmed in US State Department

Salman Ahmed. Photo: Carnegie Endowment for International Peace Salman Ahmed appointed director policy planning at US State Dept He was part of Obama’s National Security Council He has a master’s degree from University of Cambridge Another Pakistani-American has been inducted in the United States President-elect Joe Biden’s administration, The Washington Post …

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