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by | April 02, 2021 | 18:26

Iran , in turn, refused to give in to America's demands, stressing that these "violations" were "remedial measures" introduced by Tehran in response to Washington's withdrawal from the JCPOA under President Trump on 8 May 2018. Russia's ambassador to global organisations in Vienna, Mikhail Ulyanov, said "the impression is that we are on the right track but the way ahead will not be easy and will require intensive efforts".

by | April 01, 2021 | 21:23

The government announced its pivot on the AstraZeneca vaccine to the 55-to-65 age group on Tuesday afternoon through a partnership with Immunize B.C. Health Minister Venko Filipce said on March 31 that AstraZeneca shots would be limited to people aged over 60 as a precautionary measure. People aged below 60 who have already received a first AstraZeneca shot have the option of either receiving their second shot as planned, if they are high priority, or to wait for STIKO to issue its ...

by | April 01, 2021 | 05:05

It comes as the Biden administration struggles with finding space to house the several hundred kids and teenagers who are crossing the border daily. On Friday Cruz shared the photos taken at the facility on his social media, depicting the overcrowded rooms.

by | March 31, 2021 | 05:23

Law&Crime reached out for comment to Maxwell's lawyer Jeffrey Pagliuca and Daniel Weiner , an attorney for the executors of Epstein's estate. According to the amended indictment, Maxwell and Epstein recruited the fourth victim to engage in sex acts with Epstein at his home in Palm Beach, Florida , and successfully encouraged her to recruit other girls to do the same.

by | March 30, 2021 | 21:21

Videos on social media showed the attacker kicking the woman in the stomach, knocking her to the ground and stamping on her at least three times before walking away without anyone trying to protect her. Police hope someone can help them identify him. Scott Stringer, New York City's comptroller and mayoral candidate, called the attack "absolutely disgusting".

by | March 29, 2021 | 16:22

According to reports on Saturday, witnesses said the man appeared to attack anyone who simply crossed his path. The suspect was taken to the hospital and underwent surgery for self-inflicted injuries. "It was quite shocking because everyone looked quite scared", she said. "Lynn Valley's already had such a rough year with COVID-19; we're two blocks from where the COVID centre was when it came to Canada", he said, in reference to the Lynn Valley Care Centre that the coronavirus swept through ...

by | March 29, 2021 | 05:23

Authorities backtracked on incorrect information released by Queensland Health on Saturday that a new case had hosted a Strathpine house party despite being told to isolate after being tested. Dr Young said the source of their infections was not yet confirmed. "But, I don't think they'll have had enough chance to spread that within the community further, so the risk of further spread is low, I would assume, and that's a good thing".

by | March 29, 2021 | 03:34

The police are investigating the explosion as a suspected suicide bombing. An explosion occurred outside a cathedral in the Indonesian city of Makassar on Sunday, local media reported , in what a priest described as a suicide attack.

by | March 27, 2021 | 17:27

The military was trying to stifle protests before Armed Forces Day on Saturday, the AAPP said. The Myanmar Now news portal said 91 people had been killed in total across the country by 2:30pm. But it showed the military's determination to prevent any disruptions around Armed Forces Day, which commemorates the start of the resistance to Japanese occupation in 1945 that was orchestrated by Suu Kyi's father, the founder of the military.

by | March 27, 2021 | 01:26

The Ever Given sits with its bow stuck into the wall on March 24, 2021, after it become wedged across Egypt's Suez Canal and blocked all traffic in the vital waterway. It's not every day Egypt's Suez Canal makes worldwide headlines. "We certainly hope that the canal will be open, and the accident can be handled properly as soon as possible", said a spokeswoman for China's foreign ministry, Hua Chunying.

by | March 26, 2021 | 02:44

On Afghanistan, the president said he does not want US forces to stay in the country for a long time. There had been speculation in 2019 that Biden would serve only one term because of his age. He said he was prepared for "some form of diplomacy" with North Korea "but it has to be conditioned upon the end result of denuclearization". Pushing back on criticisms that he has opened the door to undocumented immigrants, Biden said his government is committed to allowing unaccompanied ...

by | March 22, 2021 | 21:33

Capitol building. Former president Donald Trump plans on making a triumphant return to social media sometime in the next few months using his own platform, Jason Miller , a communications strategist who served as a key advisor to Trump's 2016 and 2020 campaigns, has said.

by | March 22, 2021 | 17:33

John Apter, the national chair of the Police Federation, told Good Morning Britain that the peaceful protest in Bristol was hijacked by a hardcore element. The clashes erupted after a rally against the new " Police and Crime Bill " - drawn up by the government to grant the police greater powers to crack down on disruptive protests - when hundreds of protesters converged on a local police station.

by | March 19, 2021 | 09:47

In a Monday White House event on coronavirus relief, Biden stammered , "So I urge - I urge all local docs and - and ministers and priests and every - to talk about why - why it's important to get it - to get that vaccine , and even after that, until everyone is in fact vaccinated , to wear this mask".

by | March 19, 2021 | 04:08

The diplomatic demarche came after Biden agreed with ABC News Chief Anchor George Stephanopoulos in an interview that Putin was a killer and said the Russian leader would "pay a price" for alleged meddling in USA elections. "Mmm hmm, I do", Biden responded. Russian President Vladimir Putin attends a meeting on social and economic development of Crimea and Sevastopol, via video conference in Moscow, Russia, Thursday, March 18, 2021.

by | March 18, 2021 | 08:09

He insisted discussions about arming South Korea and Japan with nuclear weapons will leave China with no choice but to help with their denuclearization efforts. Choe said USA attempts to contact North Korea included emails and telephone messages via various channels. North Korean state media has yet to acknowledge Joe Biden is now the American President, having been inaugurated in January.

by | March 18, 2021 | 07:42

In total, 45 million COVID-19 shots have been delivered across the region. "The benefits of vaccination significantly outweigh the risks, especially for the elderly", said Karl Lauterbach, health spokesman for Germany's Social Democratic Party.

by | March 17, 2021 | 16:53

The report says the governor helped draft the letter and hoped former staff members would sign it. That's according to her attorney, Debra Katz. Bennett, 25, is one of a number of women who have accused Cuomo of workplace harassment. "None of that adds to his negotiating position". If Cuomo were impeached by a majority vote of the assembly, he would nearly certainly be forced to step aside immediately, pending the outcome of a trial in the Senate.

by | March 16, 2021 | 13:46

At least two people have been shot dead during protests in Myanmar's largest city, as security forces continue with their violent crackdown against demonstrations. More than 80 have been killed, but the number is expected to increase dramatically after Sunday's violence - marking it as one of the deadliest days as Myanmar enters its seventh week under a junta regime.

by | March 16, 2021 | 08:27

Jill Biden will be joined by New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy on a tour Monday of Samuel Smith Elementary School in Burlington, where she is expected to talk about how the plan will help families and communities, and highlight steps the school took to reopen.

by | March 16, 2021 | 02:29

Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas on Saturday directed the Federal Emergency Management Agency to help manage and care for children crossing the border. As with almost everything in Washington, D.C., reaction to the situation at the southern border falls along political fault lines . "You can't help but notice that the administration changes and there is a surge", Cassidy added.

by | March 14, 2021 | 06:00

However, during Easter weekend, from April 3 to April 5, the entire country will become a " red zone " and go into a national lockdown. While some other European countries such as Germany have laid out reopening plans, Italy is moving in the opposite direction amid a resurgence in infections to levels last seen in November.

by | March 11, 2021 | 23:11

But Dix said the situation has improved, and almost 3,000 vaccine appointments were booked in VCH Wednesday. About 21,000 of the 47,000 British Columbians 90 and older have already received their vaccines in long-term care homes and about 8,000 of the 35,000 Indigenous people over 65 have received their jabs, which leaves about 53,000 people who were eligible to call this week.

by | March 11, 2021 | 20:28

He goes on to say he misses seeing former first lady Michelle Obama's 83-year-old mother, Marian - "to hug her and see her on her birthday". The announcements will air on national and local television stations across the country and on digital and social media platforms.

by | March 10, 2021 | 07:27

Major is the younger of the two Biden dogs just three-years-old and was adopted by Biden in November 2018 from a DE animal shelter. The two German shepherds have now been sent back to the family home in DE, where they are expected to remain.