Israel is investigating the death of an elderly Palestinian who was arrested

Israel is investigating the death of an elderly Palestinian who was arrested

Israel is investigating after an 80-year-old Palestinian with U.S. citizenship died of a heart attack after being apprehended by Israeli soldiers in the occupied West Bank. Because ofThe Associated Press 13. January 2022, 15:06 • 2 min read Share on FacebookShare on TwitterEmail this article JERUSALEM – Israel is investigating after an 80-year-old Palestinian with … Read more

Omicron may be heading for a rapid decline in the UK, US

Researchers are seeing signs that COVID-19’s alarming omicron wave may have peaked in the UK and is doing the same in the US, at which point cases may start to drop dramatically. The reason: The variant has proven so wildly contagious that it may already be running out of people to infect, just a month … Read more

Rescuers resume search for collapsed construction site in SKorea

South Korean rescuers have resumed their search for six missing construction workers, apparently trapped at a collapsed construction site in the southern city of Gwangju Because ofThe Associated Press 12. January 2022, 06:02 • 2 min read Share on FacebookShare on TwitterEmail this article SEOUL, South Korea – South Korean rescue workers on Wednesday resumed … Read more

UN seeks $ 5B to help millions of Afghans as country strides

United Nations – The United Nations on Tuesday launched its largest appeal ever – for more than $ 5 billion to help 22 million Afghans whose country is on the brink of a humanitarian crisis and economic collapse, including 5.7 million Afghan refugees in five neighboring countries. The UN said the appeal would be followed … Read more

EU ends omicron travel ban on flights from southern Africa

The European Union has lifted travel restrictions on flights from southern Africa just over a month after imposing it on hopes of curbing the spread of the omicron variant of the corona virus Because ofThe Associated Press 10. January 2022, 10:14 • 1 min read Share on FacebookShare on TwitterEmail this article BRUSSELS – The … Read more

UN begins talks aimed at ending political deadlock in Sudan

The UN says talks have begun with Sudanese groups to find a way out of the political deadlock that has plagued the country since a military coup in October Because of SAMY MAGDY Associated Press 10. January 2022, 19:22 • 3 min read Share on FacebookShare on TwitterEmail this article SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt – The … Read more

Spanish Prime Minister calls a debate on treating COVID-19 as endemic

Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez says it is time to consider or move away from the detailed follow-up that the pandemic has so far required to a flu-like surveillance system Because ofThe Associated Press 10. January 2022, 11:28 • 2 min read Share on FacebookShare on TwitterEmail this article MADRID – Spanish Prime Minister Pedro … Read more

Reigning party candidate in the cradle of Chavismo in Venezuela says the opposition won the governor’s office in the by-elections

The ruling party’s candidate in the cradle of Chavismo in Venezuela says the opposition won the governor’s office again in the election.

West African regional leaders impose new sanctions on Mali

West African regional leaders have imposed new sanctions on Mali that suspend most commerce and financial aid to the country By FRANCIS KOKUTSE and KRISTA LARSON Associated Press January 9, 2022, 6:49 PM • 3 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article ACCRA, Ghana – West African regional leaders imposed new sanctions Sunday … Read more

US, Japan agree to keep troops based to limit the spread of COVID

The US and Japan have agreed to keep US troops within their base as concerns grew about a sharp increase in coronavirus cases in the country Because of YURI KAGEYAMA Associated Press January 9, 2022, 11:54 • 3 min read Share on FacebookShare on TwitterEmail this article TOKYO – The U.S. and Japan on Sunday … Read more