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Tuesday, January 19, 2021

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US Coast Guard Repatriates Migrants to the Dominican Republic

US Coast Guard returned 28 migrants to the Dominican Republic between Sunday and Tuesday, while 20 other migrants were repatriated on October 14th, following...

Fatalities Following Flu Vaccines in South Korea Spark Concern

Vaccination concerns grew in South Korea after several people mysteriously died after being administered flu shots during a mass inoculation drive.Vaccination concerns grew in...

At Least 15 People Killed during Massive Visa Application Stampede in Afghanistan

At least 15 individuals were crushed to death in a stampede near the Pakistan consulate in eastern Afghanistan on Wednesday, as thousands of Afghans...

Nigerian Soldiers Open Fire on Protesters in Lagos

Nigerian soldiers opened fire on protesters who gathered in Lagos against police brutality last October 20 despite the 24-hour curfew imposed by the government...

Iran, Ukraine in Second Round of Talks to Discuss Compensation for Downed Passenger Plane

Ukrainian and Iranian officials meet in Tehran for a second round of talks from October 19 to 21 to discuss the compensation for the...

New Zealand Records 25 New COVID-19 Cases

The Ministry of Health of New Zealand has reported 25 new COVID-19 cases, on October 21, two of which are local cases and the...

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New COVID Variant Detected in Germany

A new COVID-19 variant was identified among a group of hospital patients in Bavaria.A new COVID-19 variant was identified among a group of hospital...

FBI Investigates Capitol Insurgent Who Allegedly Stole Pelosi’s Laptop and Planed to Sell it to Russian Intelligence Agents

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is investigating a woman who allegedly stole a laptop from House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's office during the riots...

Biden to Reject Trump’s Plan to Lift Some COVID-19 Travel Restrictions

United States President-elect Joe Biden's spokeswoman said that the incoming administration has no plan to lift international travel restrictions amid the COVID-19 pandemic despite...

Venezuela Sends Shipment of Oxygen to Brazilian State

Venezuelan President Nicolas Marduro sent a shipment of emergency oxygen supplies to Brazilian northern state Amazonas, hit hard by the second wave of the...

WHO Warns of ‘Catastrophic Moral Failure’ Over COVID-19 Vaccine Inequity

World Health Organization (WHO) Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus warned that the inequitable distribution of COVID-19 vaccines between wealthy countries and poor countries places the...

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