Biden Campaign Launch

Biden, Kamala formally launch bid for White House Bidencampaign raised $48 mil in 48 hours since announcing Kamala Harris as Joe Biden’s running mate. Campaign manager @jomalleydillon announced the news on an all-staff call Thurs night with Jill and Joe Biden and Kamala Harris and Doug Emhoff, per a campaign official. Democratic presidential candidate JoeContinue reading “Biden Campaign Launch”

Belarus women protests

Embattled Belarus president is no longer a legitimate leader, says Lithuanian, Gitanas Nauseda says there cannot be normal relations with Lithuania’s neighbour until free elections are allowed to take place. Lukashenko is heading to Moscow for urgent talks with Putin amid the violent protests in Belarus. The mass protests have been going on in Belarus last nightContinue reading “Belarus women protests”

No change’ of West Bank annexation plans

The Palestinian ambassador to the UAE is being recalled over Abu Dhabi’s decision to establish diplomatic ties with Israel, which Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has called “treason.” The ambassador was recalled from Abu Dhabi on Thursday in response to the deal between Israel and the UAE, which became the first Gulf Arab state to officiallyContinue reading “No change’ of West Bank annexation plans”

FBI to Probe Berirut Blast

A two-week state of emergency in Lebanon’s capital declared after last week’s gigantic and deadly explosion was approved Thursday by the country’s parliament, giving the army greater powers to suppress resurgent protests. The colossal blast that killed at least 171 people and wounded 6,500 has reignited street protests demanding the ouster of the entire politicalContinue reading “FBI to Probe Berirut Blast”

German Covid Vaccine next Yr

German health minister ‘optimistic’ that Covid-19 vaccine will be ready ‘next year’ Germany’s Health Minister Jens Spahn said he is confident that a vaccine for the coronavirus will be ready next year. He earlier urged everyone to stay vigilant amid an uptick in Covid-19 cases. Spahn refused to state a specific month when a vaccineContinue reading “German Covid Vaccine next Yr”

Macron concern Belarus,Lebanon

EU foreign ministers are expected to meet on August 14 to discuss imposing sanctions on Belarus, which were previously lifted in 2016. French President Emmanuel Macron has held a phone call with Russian President Vladimir Putin to discuss postelection violence in Belarus and the situation in Lebanon following a devastating blast in Beirut. Macron onContinue reading “Macron concern Belarus,Lebanon”

Finn-Covid Spikes

Number of coronavirus infections has clearly increased during the most recent monitoring period Ministry of Social Affairs and Health  13.8.202010.00 | Published in English on 13.8.2020  PRESS RELEASE  The number and incidence of new coronavirus infections has clearly increased compared to the low figures at the beginning of July. Nevertheless, the number of cases remains relatively smallContinue reading “Finn-Covid Spikes”

Covid Vaccine Sputnik V

Russia, Brazil agree to cooperate in production & marketing of world’s first registered coronavirus vaccine Sputnik V. Russia and Brazil have agreed to cooperate in the production and marketing of the world’s first registered  coronavirus vaccine Sputnik V. In a Statement Russian Direct Investment Fund said that the agreement was reached with Brazilian State ofContinue reading “Covid Vaccine Sputnik V”

Eve Protest Minsk

EU foreign ministers are to meet to discuss the crisis in Belarus, with the possibility of sanctions on the table. Women in Minsk and elsewhere across Belarus on August 12 wore white and carried flowers as they formed human chains to protest against the massive security crackdown since the country’s presidential election. Alyaksandr Lukashenka, inContinue reading “Eve Protest Minsk”