WHO Chief Welcomes EU Council Proposal For Pandemic Preparedness Treaty

Tyler Hromadka

GENEVA: World Health Organization (WHO) Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus on Wednesday welcomed a proposal by the European Council to negotiate a global treaty on pandemic preparedness, noting it would be the second such treaty after a tobacco pact of 2003.Tedros, addressing the WHO’s Executive Board, referred to the proposal made by European Union Council President Charles…

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Pennsylvania’s Health Secretary Chief Blasts Transphobic Attacks She’s Faced

Adrian Ovalle

Pennsylvania’s health secretary started a coronavirus rundown today by condemning the “multiple incidents of LGBTQ harassment and, specifically, transphobia” directed at her in current weeks. Dr. Rachel Levine, who is transgender, on Tuesday spoke up versus the anti-LGBTQ belief she has actually experienced while being an essential gamer in her state’s efforts to stem the […]

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Chief nurse Ruth May confirms she was dropped from Number 10 briefing amid Dominic Cummings row

Derrick Santistevan

England’s chief nursing officer has actually validated she was “dropped” from among Downing Street’s day-to-day coronavirus instructions in the middle of debate over Dominic Cummings’s lockdown journeys. Ruth May informed MPs she was axed from the line-up for the Number 10 briefing on 1 June regardless of having actually currently gotten ready for her look. […]

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Commission chief under fire for Croatia campaign video

Sallie Anderson

The EU Commission confessed Monday (6 July) “technical mistakes” were made throughout the production of a Croatian election campaign video in which commission president Ursula von der Leyen appears, tossing her political weight behind the judgment conservative party because nation. The commission argued on Monday that von der Leyen was meant to be speaking in […]

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Trump Needs To ‘Show Compassion’ And ‘Project Strength,’ Says Super PAC Chief

Adrian Ovalle

Donald Trump remains in difficulty this election unless he significantly changes his message, cautioned the head of a prominent super PAC supporting the president’s reelection. The Trump campaign is “adrift,” Ed Rollins, chairman of the Great America PAC, informed The Hill in an interview. Its warm message is stuck in the past, he cautioned. Trump’s […]

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Atlanta Police chief resigns after fatal shooting of black man by officer

Adrian Ovalle

Atlanta’s police chief has actually resigned after a black man was fatally shot by officers in a restaurant car park. Private investigators stated 27- year-old Rayshard Brooks had actually gotten an officer’s Taser throughout a battle prior to being shot on Friday. The resignation of police chief Erika Shields was revealed on Saturday by Atlanta’s […]

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BBC Studios chief executive Tim Davie confirmed as new BBC director general

Derrick Santistevan

BBC Studios chief executive Tim Davie has actually been confirmed as the new Director General of BBC. Outbound director-general Lord Tony Hall revealed in January that he would be stepping down in the summer season after 7 years at the helm of the corporation. Image: He now has among the most prominent broadcasting tasks in […]

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U.N. Rights Chief Alarmed at Asia-Pacific Crackdown on Freedom of Expression Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Sandra Loyd

UN Excessive Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet voiced alarm Wednesday that curbs on freedom of expression had elevated in 12 Asia-Pacific countries throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, with dictatorships and democracies alike stifling public debate within the title of preventing faux information. “Arrests for expressing discontent or allegedly spreading false information through the press and social […]

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In Letter to UN Chief, Indonesia Takes Stand on South China Sea

Sandra Loyd

Indonesia added its weight to current diplomatic relocations by ASEAN members opposing Beijing’s claims in the South China Sea, sending out an unusual diplomatic note to the head of the United Nations previously today. The letter, sent out to U.N. Secretary- General António Guterres on Tuesday, defined the Indonesian federal government’s assistance for a 2016 […]

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NASA’s spaceflight chief resigns just days before the agency’s first human launch in almost a decade

Adrian Ovalle

NASA’s head of human spaceflight Douglas Loverro has actually resigned unexpectedly just days before the agency’s first astronaut launch in almost a decade, raising concerns about its Artemis program. Mr Loverro leaves just 6 months into the role, throughout which time he led NASA’s fast procurement of private sector partners to help with the agency’s […]

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