Tag: US

us,-china-dominated-arms-market-in-2019:-report

US, China dominated arms market in 2019: report

US and Chinese companies dominated the global arms market in 2019, while the Middle East made its first appearance among the 25 biggest weapons...
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Hospital staff ‘truly exhausted,’ says Texas doctor in viral hug photo

by Mark FELIX with Sarah Titterton in Washington Through multiple masks, a face shield and a protective suit he likens to those worn by...
trump-shows-no-surrender-in-first-post-election-rally

Trump shows no surrender in first post-election rally

by Andrew Caballero-Reynolds President Donald Trump made clear Saturday he had no intention of relinquishing his baseless claims that last month’s election was stolen...
pandemic-sends-hunger-rising-in-america,-and-children-bear-the-brunt

Pandemic sends hunger rising in America, and children bear the brunt

by Chris Stein Before the pandemic closed her middle school and US immigration agents deported her father to El Salvador, Kimberly Orellana did not...
britain’s-queen-elizabeth-to-get-covid-19-vaccine-‘in-weeks’:-reports

Britain’s Queen Elizabeth to get Covid-19 vaccine ‘in weeks’: reports

Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II will receive the Pfizer-BioNTech coronavirus vaccine within weeks after UK regulators granted emergency approval and the world’s first roll-out begins...
us-ends-china-funded-exchange-programs,-calls-them-‘propaganda-tools’

US ends China-funded exchange programs, calls them ‘propaganda tools’

The US State Department said Friday it was terminating five Chinese-funded exchange programs with the United States, calling them propaganda tools for Beijing. Secretary...
who-warns-virus-crisis-not-over-as-vaccine-rollout-approaches

WHO warns virus crisis not over as vaccine rollout approaches

by AFP bureaus The World Health Organization has warned that vaccines will be no magic bullet for the coronavirus crisis as nations gear up...
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Criticises over temple demolition, Kedah MB tells MIC and DAP critics not to be...

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec. 5 — Kedah Mentri Besar Muhammad Sanusi Md Nor has hit out at MIC and DAP critics by referring to the...
tiktok-keeps-ticking-in-us-as-deadline-for-asset-sale-passes

TikTok keeps ticking in US as deadline for asset sale passes

by Glenn CHAPMAN TikTok continued serving up short videos in the US despite missing a Trump administration deadline to come up with an acceptable...

Pfizer/BioNTech to seek emergency vaccine approval in US Friday

Washington, United States | AFP | Friday 11/20/2020 An emergency use authorization request for the Covid-19 vaccine developed by Pfizer and BioNTech was expected to...
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