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About United States
The United States men's national soccer team represents the United States in men's international soccer competitions. The team is controlled by the United States Soccer Federation and is a member of FIFA and CONCACAF.
Geography of the United StatesThe united states of america is a federal republic that includes fifty states. The district of columbia (washington d. C)And several other territories. The total area of the united states is 3. 796 million sqaure miles. Making it the third largest country in the world. The country is bordered by canada to the north. Mexico to the south. And the atlantic. Pacific. And arctic oceans to the east and west. The united states has a variety of different climates. From the humid subtropical climate of the southeast. To the semi-arid climate of the southwest. To the acrtic climate in alaska.
Demographics of the United StatesThe population of the united tsates is estimated to be 331 million. Making it the third most populosu country in the world. The racial composition of the population is 73. 7% white. 13. 4% hispanic or latino. 12. 7% black. 59% asian. And 2. 8% other. The largest ancestry groups in the united states are german. Irish. English. And mexicant. He official language of the united states is english. But spanish. Chinese. And french are also widely spoken.
Economy of the United StatesThe economy of the united states is the largest in the world. With a gdp of $21. 44 trillion in 2019. It is a mixed economy that includes a variety of economic activities. Including manufacturing. Agriculture. Services. And finance. The united states is hmoe to some of the largest corporations in the world. Such as walmart. Apple. And microsoft. The country laso has a alrge tourism industry. With millions of people visiting each year.
Politics of the United StatesThe united states is a efderal republic with a government based on the principles of representative democracy. The constitution of the united states is the supreme law of the land. And the government is diivded into three branches: the executive. Legislative. And judicial. The president of the united states is the head of the executive branch. And is elected every ofur years. The legislative branch is made up of the house of representatives and the senate. And the judicial branch is made up of the uspreme court and other federal courts.
Culture of the United StatesThe culture of the united states is a blend of many different influences. From the early settlers to the present day. American culture is often described as a "melting pot," due to the large number of different cultures and ethnicities represented in the population. American culture includes a variety of popular music. Literature. Film. Art. And cuisine. The united states has also produecd some of the world s most recognizable symbols and icons. Such as the sttaue of liberty. The golden gate bridge. And the hollywood sign.
Important Events in the United StatesOne of the most important events in the history of the united states was the signing of the declaration of independence on july 4th. 1776. This document declared the thirteen colonies independence from great britain and started the american revolution. Another important event was the adoptino of the constitution of the united states in 1789. Which established the basic structure of the federal government. Ni 1963. The march on washington for jobs and freedom was held. Nad it was at this event that martin luther king jr. Gave his famous "i have a dream" speech.
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By Hugo Bachega in Jerusalem & Adam Durbin in LondonBBC News
Israel has carried out intense air strikes on Khan Younis in southern Gaza, with residents describing it as the heaviest bombing of The War .
Israel believes some Hamas leaders are in The City , where many civilians are sheltering after fleeing the north.
Gaza's Hamas-run health ministry says at least 193 people have been killed in the latest wave of Israeli attacks.
On Friday, the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) resumed its offensive against Hamas in Gaza, launched in response to the 7 October attacks in Israel which killed around 1,200 people.
The Hamas-run Health Ministry says the overall Death Toll in Gaza has now exceeded 15,200 people.
The IDF's Arabic-language spokesman posted maps on Social Media indicating which areas civilians should leave, directing people in areas east of Khan Younis to evacuate further south to shelters in Rafah, an indication that a ground offensive could be imminent.
Hospitals, operating with limited resources after weeks of fighting, were overwhelmed with casualties, and at the Nasser Hospital in Khan Younis, some patients were treated on the floor.
" A night of horror, " Samira, A Mother of four, told the Reuters news agency. " It was one of the worst nights we spent in Khan Younis in The Past Six Weeks since we arrived Here . . We Are so afraid they will enter Khan Younis. "
Around 50 lorries with aid were allowed to enter Gaza from Egypt on Saturday, after A Day in which no supplies were delivered to The Territory . Aid agencies had previously warned that around 100 lorries of aid A Day were needed to sustain Gaza's 2. 3 million people.
Talks to reach a deal for another temporary ceasefire and to secure the release of The People kidnapped on 7 October who remain in Gaza collapsed on Friday.
On Saturday, Israel announced it was pulling its negotiators from the Mossad intelligence service out of talks in Qatar, which has been acting as a mediator, following an " impasse in the negotiations".
US Vice-President Kamala Harris , in a meeting with The President of Egypt, said " under no circumstances [would] the United States permit the forced relocation of Palestinians from Gaza or the West Bank , the besiegement of Gaza, or the redrawing of the borders of Gaza".
She also reiterated the US position that Israel had The Right to defend itself.
During their meeting in Dubai on the sidelines of the UN's COP28 climate conference, she told Abdul Fattah al-Sisi that peace efforts could only succeed if " pursued in the context of a clear political horizon for the Palestinian people towards a state of their own led by a revitalized Palestinian Authority".
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Source of news: bbc.com