Rokna: Following the deadly storming of the US Capitol by pro-Trump insurrectionists, heightened security concerns surrounding Joe Biden’s inauguration have visibly transformed Washington, DC into something like a war zone.
Rokna: A Saudi appeals court has nearly halved a six-year jail sentence handed to a US-Saudi physician whose case has been closely followed by Washington and suspended the rest of his term, court documents showed, meaning he will not have to serve any more time in prison.
Rokna: By the time Joe Biden is sworn in as the 46th US president Wednesday, his scandal-tainted predecessor Donald Trump will already be far away, having helicoptered out of the White House a last time earlier that morning, an official said Friday.
Rokna: Moncef Slaoui, the US chief adviser for Operation Warp Speed, has resigned but will be available to the incoming Joe Biden administration as a consultant for about four weeks, a Biden transition official said late on Tuesday.
Rokna: US President Donald Trump on Monday declared an emergency in Washington, DC, and ordered federal assistance to supplement efforts to prepare for President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration later this month.
Rokna: District of Columbia Mayor Muriel Bowser is seeking increased security around US President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration in the wake of the mob insurrection at the Capitol.
Rokna: On Friday, President-elect Joe Biden told reporters that he is glad over Trump's refusal to attend his inauguration, calling him an embarrassment to the United States.
Rokna: Mehr News takes a look at the headlines of Iran’s Persian-language dailies on Thursday, January 7.