By Nikolaj Skydsgaard and Jacob Gronholt-Pedersen ...Almost one million of the country’s 5.8 million population have received their first shots, 77% getting Pfizer-BioNTech’s vaccine, 7.8% Moderna’s and 15.3% AstraZeneca’s ... .
PresidentJoe Biden is advancing controversial Trump-era plans to transfer $23.4 billion in sophisticated weaponry to the United Arab Emirates, a State Department spokesperson told HuffPost on Tuesday ― despite concerns from influential lawmakers and progressive activists, as well as the Biden administration’s promise to review the package ...U.S ... 1 ... 2.
Alexei Navalny filed a complaint from his Pokrov prison, east of Moscow. But not for the reasons one might imagine. As reported by French regional daily Sud Ouest, the historical opponent of Vladimir Putin, victim of an alleged poisoning in the summer of 2020, has filed a complaint on religious grounds ... His stated goal ... Clickfor original article.
PARIS. France is sticking to its plan to give over-55s the Johnson & Johnson vaccine suspended in the US and over rare blood clots, a government spokesman said Wednesday ... That plan appeared to be in jeopardy after Johnson & Johnson said Tuesday it would delay rollout of the vaccine in Europe after it was suspended in the US ... Download ... .
A report on the assessment of the Johnson & Johnson Covid-19 vaccine will be ready next week the European Medicines Agency (EMA) said today. It is reviewing very rare cases of unusual blood clots that occurred in the United States in people who got the vaccine ...Ireland is due to get around 600,000 doses by the end of June ... .
Somalia’s president has defiantly signed into law an extension of his mandate and that of his government as the United States and others threatened sanctions and warned of further instability in one of the world’s most fragile countries ...The U.S ... .
Haitian Prime MinisterJoseph Jouthe announced early Wednesday that he has resigned, as the country faces a spike in killings and kidnappings and prepares for an upcoming constitutional referendum and a general election later this year ...MinisterClaude Joseph has been appointed PM,” Moise tweeted in French ... Moise was re-elected a year later ... .
The radical overhaul was passed without one dissenting vote by China’s rubber-stamp parliament ... “Patriots administering Hong Kong” ... China has portrayed the changes as a move to improve the “quality” of the city’s election system and close loopholes that allowed “unpatriotic” politicians to get elected. .
In a phone call on Tuesday, United States PresidentJoe Biden proposed that the two leaders hold a summit "in the near future" that would come at a time of heightened tensions between the former Cold War rivals. PUBLISHED ON APR 14, 2021 03.24 PM IST... "It is early to talk about this meeting in terms of specifics ... ....