Honduras: First migrant caravans of 2021 depart for US
Several hundred people have begun a journey of housands of kilometers through Central America to the US. The migrants are hoping for a more humane approach to migration under President-elect Joe Biden.
US tightens security ahead of Joe Biden's inauguration
US authorities are deploying troops to safeguard Joe Biden's inauguration ceremony days after the Capitol riot. The FBI has warned of armed protests across the country in the run-up to January 20.
Joe Biden's team vows sanctions over cyberattacks
Joe Biden will hit back at Russia with more than "just sanctions," for its suspected role in recent cyberattacks, his chief of staff said. A bipartisan group of lawmakers has called for a "strong response" by the US.
Israel has 'no confidence' Iran deal is working, ambassador tells DW
US President-elect Joe Biden has expressed interest in returning to the Iran nuclear deal. Israeli Ambassador Jeremy Issacharoff told DW that preventing Iran from getting a nuclear weapon is the "bottom line."
Coronavirus: Joe Biden to call for 100 days of mask-wearing
The soon-to-be president said he would ask Americans to commit to wearing masks "for 100 days" to bring down surging coronavirus infections. Biden also wants Dr. Anthony Fauci to remain chief medical adviser.
Joe Biden says he'll sign mask order on first day in office
US President-elect Joe Biden says he will sign an executive order on his first day in office requiring Americans to wear masks in order to curb the coronavirus pandemic. "I know that out of our collective pain, we're going to find collective purpose," Biden says in Wilmington, Delaware, as he introduces his health care team.
Biden urges action on coronavirus relief after 'grim' US jobs report
US President-elect Joe Biden has called for swift approval of a coronavirus aid bill after a new jobs report highlighted a slowing labor market. The Democrat said "the future will be very bleak" if lawmakers fail to act.
Joe Biden lays out foreign policy vision: 'America is back'
Joe Biden has said his administration will strengthen the US role as a leader "across the world." At an event unveiling his national security team, the president-elect also stressed his commitment to global cooperation.