Friday, April 3, 2020

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Italy announces closure of all stores, except food and pharmacies

Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte announced the closure of all stores in all parts of the country except those that sell food and pharmacies, in an unprecedented measure to curb the spread of the Coronavirus emerging in the country. "We...

4 children in German nursery infected with Coronavirus

A spokeswoman for the western city of Heinsberg announced today, that four children from a nursery school in Heinsberg (Germany) are infected with the new Coronavirus, and confirmed that the condition of these children, whose age has not been...

Peace Deal: US and Afghan Taliban signs historic agreement

It is a first step towards peace in Afghanistan. The United States promises to withdraw its troops completely within 14 months.  More than 18 years after the American invasion of Afghanistan, the United States and the Taliban have concluded an...

China’s industry is slumping

China's industry has plummeted as never before because of the outbreak of the coronavirus epidemic. The official purchasing manager index (PMI) fell in February to 35.7 points from 50.0 points in January, as the statistics office announced on Saturday. This...

Coronavirus: Japan asks students not to leave their homes except for necessity

Japanese Education Minister Koichi Hajioda said on Friday that the government is asking children to stay in their homes after taking a decision to close primary, secondary and secondary schools in the country for about a month, due to...

The United Nations calls for an immediate cease-fire in Syria

Secretary-General António Guterres called on Friday for an immediate ceasefire in Syria, his official spokesman said in a statement. The spokesman added that Guterres was following "with great concern" the escalation in northwestern Syria and reports that dozens of Turkish...

Protective masks crisis around the world will not subside soon

If you are worried about Corona, and you have trouble getting medical masks, these numbers will explain why: China is the largest producer of masks, and has a daily production capacity of 20 million pieces. But according to manufacturers'...

Coronavirus spreading rapidly outside China: Fear affects markets

The number of new coronavirus infections within China, the source of the outbreak, was surpassed for the first time by new cases in other countries on Wednesday (26), when US markets retreated for fears of the rapid global spread...

UN calls to combat coronavirus-related discrimination

UN chief human rights official Michelle Bachelet asked the global community on Thursday to show solidarity with people of Asian ethnicity subject to discrimination amid an outbreak of a new coronavirus started in China. "The coronavirus epidemic has unleashed a disturbing wave...

Coronavirus: Saudi Arabia temporarily prohibits pilgrimages to Mecca

The Saudi Kingdom has announced restrictive measures against citizens from coronavirus-affected countries. Riad has announced that pilgrims will be temporarily barred from entering Mecca in order to implement "international standards" to combat the spread of coronavirus worldwide. "The Kingdom says that...

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Italy shows anger over EU’s ignorance: Appreciates China, Russia and Pakistan’s help

The Public's response against the European Union in Italy is developing as individuals have barraged the coalition with allegations...

Breaking: British Prime Minister Boris Johnson tested positive for Coronavirus

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson tested positive for the coronavirus after experiencing "mild symptoms". "After seeing mild symptoms yesterday (Thursday), the prime minister was tested...

3.3 million Americans applied for unemployment benefits after the Corona outbreak

The US Department of Labor announced a record increase in the application for unemployment benefits in the United States in the week that ended...

World Bank asks bilateral creditors to suspend debt payments from IDA countries

The World Bank Group and International Monetary Fund have issued the following joint statement to the G20 concerning debt relief for the poorest countries: The...

Turkish doctor: Turkey could have as many as 145,000 undiagnosed coronavirus cases

Dr. Muhammet Emin Akkoyunlu, a chest specialist at the Medipol University Hospital, revealed that the number of Coronavirus infections in Turkey could be around...