Sanders Quits Race, Setting Stage for Trump vs. Biden in November Vote

VOA News By Ken Bredemeier WASHINGTON - November’s national presidential election is now set:  President Donald Trump against former Vice President Joe Biden.   The sudden certainty emerged Wednesday as Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders, a self-described democratic socialist, suspended his campaign for the Democratic presidential nomination. He faced dwindling odds against Biden, who is making his third run for the presidency over three ;Speaking from his home in the northeastern , Sanders called Biden “a very decent man” and said he would work with him on “progressive ideals.” Sanders said that while he was suspending his active campaign, he would remain on the…
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US and Ukraine Sign $1 Billion Loan Guarantee

The Secretary of the US Treasury, Jack Lew, and Ukrainian Finance Minister, Oleksandr Shlapak signed Monday in Washington the agreement whereby the United States will help with one billion of dollars to Ukraine with the aim of supporting the reforms for stabilize the Ukrainian economy. The line of loan guarantees, which had already been approved by Congress at the beginning of the month, aims to support a program of reforms proposed by the new pro-European Cabinet and who will have the help of the International Monetary Fund (IMF). In the Act of ratification, held at the headquarters of the treasury, Lew underlined that these loan guarantees show "the…
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