Coronavirus digest: US could have avoided most COVID-deaths, says former Trump official
Dr. Deborah Birx, who coordinated the coronavirus task force under former US President Trump, said that deaths could have been avoided if the administration had responded more effectively. Follow DW for the latest.
US President Joe Biden reverses Trump green card ban
President Biden has lifted ban that prevented many green card applicants from entering the country. Biden said that shutting the door on legal immigration did not help the US.
WTO: What Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala's appointment means for global trade and Cheta Nwanze's Views
Months after the Trump administration rejected her, former Nigerian finance minister Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala received a unanimous backing to become the first woman and first African director-general of the World Trade Organization. As director-general, Okonjo-Iweala will need to broker international trade talks in the face of persistent U.S.-China trade conflict; respond to pressure to reform trade rules. GuardianTV spoke with Cheta Nwanze, Lead Partner, SB Morgen on what this means for world trade.
Coronavirus digest: Biden blasts Trump for COVID failures
Joe Biden said his predecessor had left the vaccination program in "much worse shape" than expected. He said his transition team had been misled about the doses ordered for inoculation. Follow DW for the latest.
Impeachment trial: Ban Trump from office or prepare for violence, Democrats say
Democrats have finished presenting their case for impeachment, arguing that the Capitol mob was "invited" by ex-President Trump, and that he would continue to "insight violence" if ever allowed back in the White House.
Trump Impeachment trial: Former president to be charged with inciting insurrection
It is a first-ever second impeachment trial. Special edition on the first day of Donald Trump's impeachment trial before the U-S Senate. He is charged with inciting insurrection when in a bid to stop the certification of his re-election loss, he encouraged a crowd of supporters to march over to the U-S Capitol.
US Senate votes Trump impeachment is constitutional
Former President Donald Trump is accused of inciting the Capitol riot on January 6. US lawmakers have voted to hold a full impeachment trial.
Republicans largely vote against holding Trump impeachment trial
All but five Senate Republicans have voted in favor of dismissing Trump's impeachment trial, making clear a conviction of the former president for "incitement of insurrection" is unlikely.
Trump impeachment goes to Senate, triggering trial of ex-president
The US House of Representatives has delivered to the Senate a charge accusing Donald Trump of inciting the storming of the Capitol, setting in motion the first impeachment trial of a former president.
Biden signs executive order overturning Trump ban on transgender US troops
US President Joe Biden signs an executive order in the Oval Office of the White House that overturns Donald Trump's ban on transgender personnel serving in the military, saying "all Americans" qualified to serve should be able to do so.