Friday, September 18

Tag: Conflicts / War / Peace

Timeline: Johnson’s activities before his hospitalisation with coronavirus

Timeline: Johnson’s activities bef ...

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LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was admitted to hospital for tests on Sunday in what Downing Street said was a “precautionary step” because he was showing persistent symptoms of the coronavirus 10 days after testing positive for it. Below is a timeline with what we know abo ...
Explainer: ‘Lockdown’, Japan-style: Pressure to conform, not penalties for non-compliance

Explainer: ‘Lockdown’, Japan ...

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TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is poised to declare a state of emergency over the coronavirus, giving governors stronger legal authority to urge people to stay home and businesses to close. Pedestrians wearing protective face masks, following an outbreak of the coronavirus d... ...
Trump doubles U.S. military assets in Caribbean, bolstering drug fight after Maduro indictment

Trump doubles U.S. military assets in Ca ...

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Trump administration said on Wednesday it was deploying more U.S. Navy warships and aircraft to the Caribbean to prevent drug cartels and “corrupt actors” like Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro from exploiting the coronavirus pandemic to smuggle more narcotics. U.S. P ...
Scotland’s chief medical officer resigns after flouting own coronavirus guidance

Scotland’s chief medical officer r ...

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FILE PHOTO: Chief Medical Officer Dr Catherine Calderwood and Health Secretary Jeane Freeman, deliver an update on coronavirus following a COBRA meeting, in Edinburgh, Scotland, Britain, March 12, 2020. Jeff J Mitchell/Pool via REUTERS LONDON (Reuters) - Scotland’s Chief Medical Officer Catherine ...