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Trump Gives Reasons Why U.S. Severed Relationship With WHO

The United States will end its relationship with the World Health Organization (WHO) over the world body’s handling of the coronavirus pandemic, US President Donald Trump said on Friday. Trump’s decision to sever ties with the Geneva-based body also comes

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Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu Faces Corruption Trial

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has gone on trial for corruption on Sunday, the first time a serving leader will have done so in the country’s history. According to the BBC, Netanyahu has been charged with bribery, fraud and breach

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Reactions Trial Donald Trump’s Call For Churches To Reopen In United States

President Donald Trump’s call to open houses of worship for in-person services did not seem to resonate with some local church leaders. A dispute that has been percolating for weeks between some churches and Gov. Gavin Newsom over the ban

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Pakistan Plane Crashes, Kills 107

A passenger plane crashed in a crowded neighborhood on the edge of the international airport near Pakistan’s southern port city of Karachi Friday, killing all 107 passengers and crew, the city’s mayor said. Mayor Wasim Akhtar said at least five

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UK Starts Hydroxychloroquine Trial As COVID-19 Infections Exceeds Five Million Worldwide

By Chidozie Ogbonnaya with agencies Number of people infected across the globe has now reached five million, according to data collated by Johns Hopkins University. In 188 countries of the world, the total number of confirmed cases stands at 5,000, 561,

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COVID-19: Trump Labels WHO ‘Puppet’ Of China

U.S. President Donald Trump once again on Monday attacked the World Health Organisation (WHO), saying the UN health body was a ‘puppet’ of China. Trump claimed that more people would have died from coronavirus in the country had he not

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Eid el-Fitr: Turkey Imposes Nationwide Lockdown

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan Monday announced a lockdown across Turkey during the Eid al-Fitr holidays marking the end of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan. “There will be a lockdown from the eve until the end of the feast,” Erdogan

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Madagascar Records First COVID-19 Death – Official

Madagascar has registered its first coronavirus death, a 57-year-old medical worker who suffered from diabetes and high blood pressure, the national COVID-19 taskforce said on Sunday. Taskforce spokeswoman Hanta Danielle Vololontiana said in a televised statement that the man died

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Again, Obama Criticises Trump’s Handling Of COVID-19

Former US President Barack Obama has criticised his successor Donald Trump’s handling of the coronavirus crisis. In an online address to graduating college students, he said the pandemic had shown that many officials “aren’t even pretending to be in charge”.

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COVID-19: 10,000 Migrants Sent Back To Ethiopia

At least 10,000 undocumented migrants have returned to Ethiopia, many from the Middle East, since Covid-19 was declared a global pandemic, the UN’s migration agency has told the BBC. They include 11 young men who survived a tragedy in March

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