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Morning brief: Coronavirus update for August 3, 2020

As of 8 am, August 3, 2020: World count: 17,852,451 cases, 10,598,327 recoveries, 679,794 deaths  There are now a total of 17,852,451 confirmed cases of Covid-19 worldwide. The United States has the highest number of coronavirus cases, with 4,740,401 infections, followed by Brazil (2,733,677) and India (1,695,98). There have...

PM Lee says similarities in histories and dispositions reason for stronger ties between Singapore, Mexico

Singapore—In his recent trip to Mexico, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong hailed the growing relations between the two countries, noting that Singapore and Mexico have similar “histories and dispositions,” and saying that this is one of the reasons for the stronger ties. Addressing Mexico’s Senate...

Trump calls for ‘war’ on cartels after Mormons murdered in Mexico

President Donald Trump offered Tuesday to help Mexico hunt the killers of nine Mormon women and children shot dead in a lawless border area, and said the United States stood ready to back its southern neighbor in a "war" on drug cartels. Gunmen ambushed the...