Replying to @steveholland1 on concern about whether China might invade Taiwan, @PressSec says: "We're not looking with confrontation with China" and have expressed concern about its actions which are "potentially destabilizing

17 May 2021
ARLINGTON BLVD FATAL PEDESTRIAN ACCIDENT: Officers are on scene of a fatal pedestrian crash at Arlington Blvd at Graham Rd. A man was taken to the hospital where he succumbed to his injuries. The driver of the involved car remained on scene
Senior U.S. official: There is still a question mark about the Iranian seriousness in the nuclear talks on about whether they are ready to show pragmatism. There are initial signs of seriousness - but not enough
Box Alarm 2100 block 1st St South-West DC firefighters have placed fire under control with no injuries. Once again, an activated sprinkler system contained the fire and set in motion the automatic alarm system that led to our dispatch. Sprinklers save lives and property
Special Assistant to the President and Coordinator for the Southwest Border at the National Security Council @Jacobson_RS is to "retire from her role" at the end of this month, according to @JakeSullivan46
Today, @SecDef announced the Immediate Actions to Counter Extremism in the Department and the Establishment of the Countering Extremism Working Group.
Box Alarm 2100 block 1st St South-West Fire 1st floor restaurant in residential building
The US State Department expects to resume talks on Iran next week
The US Secretary of State affirms the need for Russia to stop its rhetoric fueling Ukraine crisis
1 month ago
"The climate crisis is presenting an existential threat," says @PressSec
1 month ago
On escalating Russian aggression in eastern Ukraine, @PressSec says US is in close consultation with its allies in the region and "there is ongoing diplomatic engagement," including with Russia
1 month ago
"It is operationally challenging to get troops out by May 1st," says @PressSec of US forces in Afghanistan
1 month ago
Still confident that Johnson & Johnson can deliver its promised 100 million CoronavirusVaccine doses by the end of May, says @PressSec
1 month ago
Replying to @steveholland1 on concern about whether China might invade Taiwan, @PressSec says: "We're not looking with confrontation with China" and have expressed concern about its actions which are "potentially destabilizing
1 month ago
"Later this spring we will release the president's full budget," says @PressSec
This training is indicative of real situations DC firefighters deal with, like the fire on 48th Place NE on April 8, 2011. The crew from that blaze credit this training exercise with saving their lives. The destroyed gear from that fire is still hanging at the Training Academy
*Additional Photos* MPD seeks assistance in identifying suspects in an Assault with a Dangerous Weapon (Gun) & Assault on a Police Officer offense that occurred on 4/8/21 in the 5000 blk of Benning Rd, SE. Info Call (202) 727-9099/text 50411 Release:
MPD seeks assistance in identifying suspects in an Assault with a Dangerous Weapon (Gun) & Assault on a Police Officer offense that occurred on 4/8/21 in the 5000 blk of Benning Rd, SE. Have info Call (202) 727-9099/text 50411 Release:
US sends diplomatic notification to Turkey for passage of 2 warships through Turkish straits to reach Black Sea
US President Joe Biden has described America's gun violence problem as an epidemic – announcing a crackdown on firearms.
DC firefighters responded to 535 calls on Wednesday, April 7th. There were 151 critical and 282 non-critical EMS dispatches, and 102 fire related incidents and other types of emergencies, including 1 fatal working structure fire
The US State Department: We want to see from Ethiopia its obligations, including the immediate and complete withdrawal of Eritrean forces
1 month ago
Tomorrow in the @WhiteHouse press briefing room, announces @PressSec: @SecretaryPete
1 month ago
Concerned about the violence in NorthernIreland and US joins the calls for calm, says @PressSec
1 month ago
There's a great deal of focus on the semiconductor shortage at the highest levels of the US government, says @PressSec
1 month ago
"I expect you will hear from him before May 1st," says @PressSec of @POTUS and the deadline imposed by the previous administration to withdraw US troops from Afghanistan
In a call yesterday with Ethiopia Deputy Prime Minister @DemekeHasen, @JakeSullivan46 "expressed the Biden Administration's grave concern about the continued humanitarian and human rights crisis in the Tigray region," according to @emilyhorne46
#ThrowbackThursday DC firefighters battle a 2 Alarm fire on December 10th, 1966 at the Silver Slipper Night Club, 13th St and New York Avenue NW
SHOOTING-- 600 blk Farragut St NW-DC in Brightwood Park. Man with a suspected gunshot wound to his back taken to a trauma center. He is conscious. No lookout.
4D is on the scene of a confirmed shooting in the 5000 block of 7th Street, NW. No lookout
MPD reports the police activity has cleared and the 300 block of K Street, NE, has reopened to traffic
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