Foreign Aid

Monday, January 4, 2016 - 08:21
Forces from America, Japan, France, Germany, Italy—and soon, even China—are crammed into the dirt-poor Djibouti. Good luck asking the locals if they like all the attention
Friday, December 18, 2015 - 07:12
Khatia Dekanoidze, who was recently appointed as head of a national policing agency, met with the RCMP and the foreign affairs minister to ask for help.
Friday, December 18, 2015 - 06:29
Negotiators from Yemen's warring sides have agreed to allow the resumption of aid deliveries to the besieged city of Taiz, the UN special envoy has said.
Thursday, December 17, 2015 - 07:20
El Salvador's foreign minister expressed concern Wednesday over a recent spike in the number of unaccompanied minors crossing into the U.S. through Mexico. Hugo Martinez warned that if the root causes of migration don't change, there could be a repeat of the 2014 crisis when tens of thousands of children and families streamed over the border.
Wednesday, December 16, 2015 - 06:14
Villagers believed that the projects would not have been allowed to take place without the Taliban’s approval, and so their support for the Taliban, rather than for the United States or the Afghan government, actually increased because of the aid.
Wednesday, December 9, 2015 - 06:39
President Obama requested $1 billion in aid to promote security, democracy and prosperity in Central America. The three countries to receive the aid package make up the so-called ‘Northern Triangle’ – Honduras, Guatemala and El Salvador – the most violent, poverty-stricken countries in the Western Hemisphere.
Tuesday, December 8, 2015 - 04:59
U.S. Vice President Joe Biden assured Ukraine Monday of continuing U.S. support and announced the release of an additional $190 million in U.S. aid to help support reforms.
Monday, December 7, 2015 - 06:54
America’s paltry military aid to Kyiv is sending the wrong message to Ukraine—and to Putin.
Monday, December 7, 2015 - 06:49
A lawmaker from Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko’s party says visiting U.S. Vice President Joe Biden has given assurances of Washington’s full support “in financial terms and beyond” for Ukraine.