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Israa Seblani, a doctor working in the United States, helped to check on the injured nearby, before fleeing Beirut’s Saifi square.
There is little evidence that the coronavirus can survive on fabric for long, but the Russian president is taking no chances.
Beijing faces a wave of anti-China sentiment led by the US in the aftermath of the coronavirus pandemic.
After initially taking an optimistic stance on the virus, investors are realising they likely woefully underestimated it.
Video footage appeared to show police firing rounds at Hong Kong protesters, hitting at least one as demonstrations prepare to enter their sixth month.
Flight attendants and airport staff have begun a planned 11-hour protest at Hong Kong international airport to call on the government to account for a violent attack on residents by suspected gang members last week. The aviation staff were joined by demonstrators dressed in black, who staged the sit-in changing “Free Hong Kong” as travellers continued to use the terminal.
The US Navy Fifth Fleet said it was assisting the tankers after receiving distress calls following “reported attacks.”
If we are going to talk about racism, we need to look at the harrowing and chilling stories in the Middle East
Scientists discover new Homo sapiens mix with mysterious Denisovans.