Morning news brief: US Capitol attack, Biden reverses Trump's sanctions, and more

WION Web Team
New Delhi, Delhi, IndiaUpdated: Apr 03, 2021, 08:33 AM IST
main img
Washington, DC (file photo) Photograph:(AFP)

Story highlights

Good morning! Start your day with WION's daily news brief

A little after three months of the deadly Capitol riot, another attack took place at the US Capitol building leaving one officer dead and another injured. Meanwhile, Joe Biden has decided to lift sanctions on top Hague prosecutor.

Click on headlines to read more

A US Capitol police officer succumbed to his injuries, while a second remained injured after a vehicle rammed through security and crashed into a barrier at the Washington complex.

With this, Biden is trying to resolve an intense disagreement with European allies as the new administration seeks a more cooperative approach.

The funds will be divided over a period of 38 months, starting with an immediate disbursement of nearly $307.5 million “usable for budget support”.