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Thousands of Prostitutes Are Left Homeless in Germany as Brothels Shut Down Amid Pandemic – Report

Prostitution is considered to be a legal activity in Germany, with many sex workers classified as self-employed. However, as the coronavirus pandemic has shut down many non-essential businesses in the country, including adult-entertainment establishments, some foreign prostitutes have found themselves in a difficult situation. Thousands of foreign sex workers have been abandoned on the streets…

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Germany’s Merkel Ends Her Self-Quarantine and Returns to Chancellery

Europe09:37 GMT 03.04.2020(updated 10:02 GMT 03.04.2020) Get short URLhttps://cdn1.img.sputniknews.com/img/107725/35/1077253580_0:198:2222:1448_1200x675_80_0_0_b68a12b95f2fceb709c9440df7b1a660.jpgSputnik Internationalhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pngSputnikhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pnghttps://sputniknews.com/europe/202004031078817555-germanys-merkel-ends-her-self-quarantine-and-returns-to-chancellery/Merkel has been in self-quarantine since 22 March after a doctor who had vaccinated her against pneumococcal infection tested positive for COVID-19.German Chancellor Angela Merkel has ended her self-quarantine and is returning to the chancellery on Friday after her tests for COVID-19 infection came back negative,…

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Kuwait Backs Saudi Arabia’s Call for Emergency Meeting of Oil Producing Nations – Minister

Business09:36 GMT 03.04.2020Get short URLSubscribehttps://cdn1.img.sputniknews.com/img/107746/03/1077460318_0:0:1920:1081_1200x675_80_0_0_1456fb0c46eda593649c1d9dd91fe5a0.jpgSputnik Internationalhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pngSputnikhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pnghttps://sputniknews.com/business/202004031078817544-kuwait-backs-saudi-arabias-call-for-emergency-meeting-of-oil-producing-nations—minister/DOHA (Sputnik) – Kuwait backs Saudi Arabia’s initiative to call an emergency meeting of oil-producing countries to stabilise the crashing market, Oil Minister Khaled Ali Al-Fadhel told the KUNA news agency on Friday, noting that they would welcome non-OPEC countries joining it.”Kuwait supports the call of the friendly Kingdom of…

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New York’s Rikers Island Inmates ‘Dehumanized’ By Digging Mass Graves for City’s COVID-19 Dead

Opinion00:58 GMT 03.04.2020Get short URLIn addition to producing hand sanitizer for the state of New York, inmates at Rikers Island have been enlisted to dig graves for victims of the COVID-19 novel coronavirus, even as the virus spreads through the facility itself. However, according to two journalists, these human rights abuses are simply business as…

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Phoney Calls

US President Trump is claiming that he phoned Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman and arranged for him to call Russian President Vladimir Putin in an attempt to resolve the oil price war between Russia and Saudi Arabia. However, the Kremlin says this call never occurred. Whoops! Self-proclaimed “Dealmaker” Trump boasted on Twitter Thursday that…

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Despite US Sanctions, Iran’s Revolutionary Public Health System Curbing COVID-19 Outbreak

Opinion00:31 GMT 03.04.2020(updated 00:34 GMT 03.04.2020) Get short URLIran has managed to contain its coronavirus outbreak even under crippling US trade sanctions that have limited the country’s access to medical equipment and other resources, Sayyed Mohammad Marandi, an American studies and postcolonial literature professor who teaches at the University of Tehran, told Sputnik’s Loud &…

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Iraqi Authorities Suspend Reuters’ Accreditation for 3 Months Over Reports About COVID-19

Middle East00:08 GMT 03.04.2020Get short URLCAIRO (Sputnik) – The Iraqi authorities decided to suspend the accreditation of the Reuters news agency’s office for three months after the latter had published an article about the allegedly massive spread of the coronavirus in the country, the national Communications and Media Commission said.On Thursday, Reuters published an article,…

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Juventus Footballer Reveals Why Ronaldo is “Hated in Argentina”

https://cdn1.img.sputniknews.com/img/107866/04/1078660432_0:40:3217:1850_1200x675_80_0_0_457655c5dbd6f9b92785014149dd6a9d.jpgSputnik Internationalhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pngSputnikhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pnghttps://sputniknews.com/sport/202004021078808629-juventus-footballer-reveals-why-ronaldo-is-hated-in-argentina/Paulo Dybala is one of three Juventus players who previously tested positive for the COVID-19 coronavirus.It seems that Portuguese football legend Cristiano Ronaldo has recently been told why exactly some people in Argentina may not think highly of him, the Daily Mail reports. According to the newspaper, the reveal in question was delivered by…

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Three Pakistani Soldiers Killed and 2 Injured in Ceasefire Violation in Jammu and Kashmir

https://cdn1.img.sputniknews.com/img/107659/52/1076595276_0:160:3072:1888_1200x675_80_0_0_f8e06c87f99638135acbe4f0b1f7d379.jpgSputnik Internationalhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pngSputnikhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pnghttps://sputniknews.com/india/202004021078808049-three-pakistani-soldiers-killed-and-2-injured-in-ceasefire-violation-in-jammu-and-kashmir–/New Delhi (Sputnik): Ever since India revoked the special status of Jammu and Kashmir in August, 2019, there has been a growing number of ceasefire violations. During the first two months of 2020 alone, there were at least 646 incidents, according to India’s federal government. At least three Pakistani soldiers have been killed with…

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Watch Russian Cop Chase Down Drunk Driver’s Vehicle on Foot

Viral09:34 GMT 02.04.2020(updated 09:39 GMT 02.04.2020) Get short URLSubscribehttps://cdn1.img.sputniknews.com/img/107880/19/1078801980_324:0:1724:788_1200x675_80_0_0_25cfeb281eaedf8fad3b8a4d4bcc56a9.pngSputnik Internationalhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pngSputnikhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pnghttps://sputniknews.com/viral/202004021078802013-watch-russian-cop-chase-down-drunk-drivers-vehicle-on-foot/The incident took place in a rural area in Irkutsk region, north of Mongolia, and about 4,200 km east of Moscow.Police dashcam footage captured some incredible stunt work by a local cop in Russia’s Irkutsk region, with the officer seen lunging out of his vehicle, running…

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Over 1.7 Mln Brits May Already Have COVID-19 – NHS Figures

On Wednesday UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson spoke from isolation to lament the rising death toll after the Department of Health announced a further 563 people had died from COVID-19 in the UK in 24 hours.The spread of coronavirus may have already infected over 1.7 million people in the UK, suggests new data posted by…

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US ‘Heath Abuse’ System Profits off Sickness at Expense of Patients, Staff – Doctor

Opinion00:50 GMT 02.04.2020(updated 00:56 GMT 02.04.2020) Get short URLAn academic physician working in Washington, DC, who asked to remain anonymous for fear of reprisals from their employers, told Radio Sputnik’s Political Misfits that equipment shortages, wage and benefit cuts for staff and overcrowding at hospitals amid the US COVID-19 outbreak are a direct product of…

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Israeli Health Minister Litzman, His Wife Diagnosed With Coronavirus – Reports

Middle East00:46 GMT 02.04.2020(updated 01:22 GMT 02.04.2020) Get short URLhttps://cdn1.img.sputniknews.com/img/107879/90/1078799068_0:0:3072:1728_1200x675_80_0_0_288d6f953d9ba2411706f58b5317150b.jpgSputnik Internationalhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pngSputnikhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pnghttps://sputniknews.com/middleeast/202004021078799052-israeli-health-minister-litzman-his-wife-diagnosed-with-coronavirus—reports/MOSCOW (Sputnik) – Israeli Health Minister Ya’acov Litzman has gotten infected with the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19), the Jerusalem Post reported citing a Health Ministry spokesperson.The 71-year-old Litzman and his wife, diagnosed with COVID-19, will go into quarantine, the spokesperson’s office said. In line with…

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US Stock Futures Higher, Suggest Further Gains in Morning Trading

https://cdn1.img.sputniknews.com/img/107879/82/1078798293_0:0:3072:1728_1200x675_80_0_0_3168c566fdf7d4c68ce347c60cf97bcc.jpgSputnik Internationalhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pngSputnikhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pnghttps://sputniknews.com/us/202004021078798210-us-stock-futures-higher-suggest-further-gains-in-morning-trading/The US stock market suffered losses on Wednesday, as the US government announced the number of coronavirus cases in the country would continue to grow over the next couple of weeks.US stock futures turned higher in overnight trading, implying possible gains on Thursday morning, CNBC News reported on late Wednesday. Futures contracts tied to…

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Los Angeles Engineer Charged With Trying to Ram Train into US Hospital Ship Mercy

US23:31 GMT 01.04.2020(updated 00:14 GMT 02.04.2020) Get short URLhttps://cdn1.img.sputniknews.com/img/107879/84/1078798470_0:26:3001:1714_1200x675_80_0_0_26f3c54f3f7b0bc715d9c5d1cba0c8e9.jpgSputnik Internationalhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pngSputnikhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pnghttps://sputniknews.com/us/202004011078798435-los-angeles-engineer-charged-with-trying-to-ram-train-into-us-hospital-ship-mercy/The US Attorney’s Office for the Central District of California announced Wednesday that a train engineer was arrested by federal agents that morning after he allegedly ran a locomotive off the tracks at full speed in an apparent attempt to strike the USNS Mercy. The Department…

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Lockheed Martin Wins $820 Million Deal to Make 790 Air-to Surface Missiles

https://cdn1.img.sputniknews.com/img/107748/10/1077481088_0:-1:1281:720_1200x675_80_0_0_066476b5974cd9620e5d184817996dea.jpgSputnik Internationalhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pngSputnikhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pnghttps://sputniknews.com/military/202004011078798135-lockheed-martin-wins-820-million-deal-to-make-790-air-to-surface-missiles/WASHINGTON (Sputnik) – Lockheed Martin has won a more than $818 million US Air Force contract to produce 790 more Joint Air-to-Surface Standoff Missiles (JASSM), the Department of Defence said in a press release.”Lockheed Martin Corporation of Orlando, Florida has been awarded an $818,210,722 …contract for Joint Air-to-Surface Standoff Missile (JASSM) Lot 17 and…

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Putin Signs Law Enabling Cabinet to Declare State of Emergency

Russia16:22 GMT 01.04.2020(updated 17:03 GMT 01.04.2020) Get short URLLast week, Putin addressed the nation to announce a set of measures aimed at curbing the spread of coronavirus. Currently, the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Europe has exceeded 300,000, while in Russia the total number of registered infections stands at 2,777, according to Johns Hopkins…

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Pelosi Proposes Revamped Green Infrastructure Spending Bill Amid Coronavirus Crisis

US16:17 GMT 01.04.2020(updated 17:00 GMT 01.04.2020) Get short URLDemocratic lawmakers unveiled a vision of a $760 billion, five-year infrastructure spending proposal with a heavy emphasis on green energy and climate “resilience” in January, before the nation’s attention turned to the growing threat posed by the COVID-19 crisis.Democratic House Speaker Nancy Pelosi outlined a revamped infrastructure…

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NATO Chief Stoltenberg Holds Press Conference Ahead of Bloc’s Foreign Ministers’ Meeting – Video

World09:06 GMT 01.04.2020Get short URL 0 0 0 Subscribehttps://cdn1.img.sputniknews.com/img/107748/39/1077483944_0:246:3072:1974_1200x675_80_0_0_59f082285d072af39b3d49c967514ff6.jpgSputnik Internationalhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pngSputnikhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pnghttps://sputniknews.com/world/202004011078785830-nato-chief-stoltenberg-holds-press-conference-ahead-of-blocs-foreign-ministers-meeting—video/The NATO Foreign Ministers’ session will take place via a videolink due to the global coronavirus crisis that has already left 860,170 people infected and 42,344 dead, prompting nations to take drastic measures to contain its spread.NATO Secretary Jens Stoltenberg is addressing the press in Brussels…

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Boris Johnson’s Photographer Who Visited NHS Hospital Contracts Coronavirus – Report

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced last Friday that he had tested positive for coronavirus. A photographer who was in close contact with Johnson went to a new temporary hospital in London before falling sick himself.Andrew Parsons, Boris Johnson’s personal photographer, has fallen sick with the coronavirus, The Sun reports, citing unidentified sources. It is…

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Let’s Have Christian ‘Woodstock’! US Pastor Says Despite Anti-Coronavirus Quarantine Orders

US08:51 GMT 01.04.2020(updated 08:52 GMT 01.04.2020) Get short URLDespite more than 188,000 coronavirus cases in the United States and thousands of deaths, some spiritual leaders have chosen not to follow strict quarantine measures and continue to hold public religious gatherings. This has already led to some arrests of pastors across the United States.Jonathan Shuttlesworth, a…

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Russia Ramps Up Production and Usage of Coronavirus Tests – Prime Minister

Russia08:17 GMT 01.04.2020(updated 08:50 GMT 01.04.2020) Get short URLRussia has registered 2,777 cases of the new coronavirus as well as 24 fatalities since reporting the first case in late January. Some 121 people have recovered from the disease. The country was among the first to introduce travel restrictions against China and has since promoted self-isolation…

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Trump Maintains Support of ‘Middle America’, Which Sees ‘Big National Moment’ But Not Missteps

Despite the Trump administration’s failure to address the COVID-19 novel coronavirus pandemic before it had time to fester and spread throughout the US, US President Donald Trump’s approval ratings have remained remarkably high as he continues to offer up conjecture and other baseless claims amid the country’s crisis, one journalist told Sputnik. Nathan Phillips, freelance…

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Magnitude 6.3 Earthquake Hits Southern Idaho in US – EMSC

US00:13 GMT 01.04.2020(updated 00:30 GMT 01.04.2020) Get short URLSubscribehttps://cdn1.img.sputniknews.com/img/107546/97/1075469732_0:107:2047:1258_1200x675_80_0_0_1118fc8c87db5da2d854e7c2e2202380.jpgSputnik Internationalhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pngSputnikhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pnghttps://sputniknews.com/us/202004011078783329-magnitude-63-earthquake-hits-southern-idaho-in-us—emsc/There has been no information so far about the possible damage done by the shake, while quakes starting with a 6.0 magnitude are considered “strong”, according to the Richter magnitude scale, and can cause moderate to strong damage to poor structures.A 6.3 magnitude earthquake has hit…

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Italy’s Lamborghini Will Produce Surgical Masks to Help Fight COVID-19 Outbreak

Europe23:18 GMT 31.03.2020(updated 23:52 GMT 31.03.2020) Get short URL 0 140https://cdn1.img.sputniknews.com/img/105965/71/1059657112_0:270:5184:3186_1200x675_80_0_0_1736a722f6cbe04ab23acef67e047e0e.jpgSputnik Internationalhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pngSputnikhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pnghttps://sputniknews.com/europe/202003311078782694-italys-lamborghini-will-produce-surgical-masks-to-help-fight-covid-19-outbreak/Italy remains the European country hardest hit by the new coronavirus disease, with nearly 105,800 people infected and over 12,400 deaths, according to the live-map by Johns Hopkins University.Italian luxury automaker Lamborghini has converted some departments at its Sant’Agata Bolognese factory to produce surgical masks…

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Helicopter of Chinese Army’s Hong Kong Garrison Crashed During Training Flight

Asia & Pacific16:45 GMT 31.03.2020Get short URLSubscribeSputnik Internationalhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pngSputnikhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pnghttps://sputniknews.com/asia/202003311078779225-helicopter-of-chinese-armys-hong-kong-garrison-crashed-during-training-flight/BEIJING (Sputnik) – A helicopter belonging to the Hong Kong garrison of the Chinese armed forces crashed on Monday during a training flight in the special administrative region of China, the government of Hong Kong said on Tuesday.”A spokesman for the Security Bureau said today (31 March) that…

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US Withdraws Troops Stationed Abroad as 97 Bases, 1,000 Servicemen Infected With COVID-19 – Report

US16:44 GMT 31.03.2020Get short URLhttps://cdn1.img.sputniknews.com/img/107877/81/1078778196_0:0:3072:1728_1200x675_80_0_0_f5f8ce8af685e636a9a19bf7204910fa.jpgSputnik Internationalhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pngTim Korso. Sputnik Internationalhttps://sputniknews.com/us/202003311078778266-us-withdraws-troops-stationed-abroad-as-97-bases-1000-servicemen-infected-with-covid-19—report/According to the latest official data, some 1,087 US troops have contracted the novel coronavirus, but the Pentagon recently said that it would allow commanders to withhold information about new infection cases. The move was justified as necessary in order to prevent American adversaries from potentially exploiting…

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German Pianist Marie Hausel Performs Piano Session to Lift Viewers’ Spirit Amid Pandemic – Video

https://cdn1.img.sputniknews.com/img/107608/87/1076088725_0:243:2592:1701_1200x675_80_0_0_8568e0e677147242410be5e53b240f40.jpgSputnik Internationalhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pngSputnikhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pnghttps://sputniknews.com/europe/202003311078779104-german-pianist-marie-hausel-performs-piano-session/The performer is holding the music session as part of the “Piano-Hour in times of coronavirus” initiative, aimed at taking people’s minds off the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.German pianist Marie Hausel is performing a private piano session in Munich to boost viewers’ mood by performing a variety of classical music pieces. Hausel is set to…

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Watch Legendary T-34 Tanks Arrive in Moscow to Prepare for Victory Day Parade

https://cdn1.img.sputniknews.com/img/107484/65/1074846525_0:19:3724:2114_1200x675_80_0_0_7f6e2b89abae0b55f28a698d4e239d24.jpgSputnik Internationalhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pngSputnikhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pnghttps://sputniknews.com/military/202003311078771333-watch-legendary-t-34-tanks-arrive-in-moscow-to-prepare-for-victory-day-parade/The legendary Soviet tank became of one the most important and symbolic weapons of World War II.Repaired T-34-85 tanks have arrived from Saint Petersburg to Alabino, in the Moscow region, to prepare for the upcoming Victory Day parade. The Russian Ministry of Defence published a video depicting the arrival of the military vehicles and…

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Gold: Hello, Price Discovery!

Double Down07:53 GMT 31.03.2020(updated 07:57 GMT 31.03.2020) Get short URL 0 0 0 Subscribehttps://cdn1.img.sputniknews.com/img/107839/92/1078399286_30:609:1373:1364_1200x675_80_0_0_e5d92beed6e47c63cd8b2c07b61c4f95.pngSputnik Internationalhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pngStacy Herbert, Max Keiser. Sputnik Internationalhttps://sputniknews.com/radio_double_down/202003311078771440-gold-hello-price-discovery/On today’s episode of Double Down, Max Keiser and Stacy Herbert talk to David Morgan of TheMorganReport.com about the turmoil in the physical gold market. As the world continues lockdown to fight the #covid19 pandemic, DOUBLE…

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No Amount is Too Small: Priyanka, Nick Donate to Indian PM’s COVID-19 Relief Fund, UNICEF 

https://cdn1.img.sputniknews.com/img/107815/22/1078152211_0:0:1200:675_1200x675_80_0_0_5cfb921d2c8ca6c2375d72d6ce76a1f2.jpgSputnik Internationalhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pngSputnikhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pnghttps://sputniknews.com/india/202003311078771171-no-amount-is-too-small-priyanka-nick-donate-to-indian-pms-covid-19-relief-fund-unicef/New Delhi (Sputnik): Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi earlier created a special fund called the Prime Minister’s Citizen Assistance and Relief in Emergency Situations (PM-CARES), a public charitable trust that helps in emergency situations like the present coronavirus outbreak.Several Bollywood celebrities have come forward to support Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s initiative – PM-CARES to…

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US Medics Debunk Another Coronavirus Myth

Tech07:30 GMT 31.03.2020(updated 07:41 GMT 31.03.2020) Get short URLIn mid-March, Italian virologist Roberto Burioni rejected allegations that warmer weather in the summertime will help contain the coronavirus pandemic that has already killed at least 33,000 people worldwide.A preliminary analysis led by Ian Brown, a clinical associate professor of emergency medicine at the Stanford School of…

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Meower of Babel

https://cdn1.img.sputniknews.com/img/107876/90/1078769067_76:-1:1854:1000_1200x675_80_0_0_162f7ab64dbea8ae0e57297631ddaad2.jpgSputnik Internationalhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pngSputnikhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pnghttps://sputniknews.com/videoclub/202003301078769200-meower-of-babel/With one US state after another issuing stay-at-home orders amid the global COVID-19 pandemic, finding activities to keep oneself entertained is sometimes difficult – but not for pets, apparently!Footage shared on YouTube by Viral Hog captures the pals relaxing in their Bloomington, Indiana, home. The orange kitty is seen laying down on the couch…

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Pentagon Confirms Death of First US Service Member From COVID-19 Virus

Military & Intelligence23:00 GMT 30.03.2020(updated 23:36 GMT 30.03.2020) Get short URLThe Pentagon on Monday confirmed the death of the first US military service member to the COVID-19 coronavirus.According to a Pentagon news release, the New Jersey Army National Guardsman passed away Saturday. He had been in the hospital since March 21. “Today is a sad…

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‘Luckily, Only Kills Elderly People’: Swedish Doctor’s Coronavirus Take Roasted on Social Media

Compared with the rest of Europe, Sweden remains an outlier in tackling the coronavirus pandemic. The Scandinavian nation has been consistently avoiding lockdowns which several epidemiologists dismissed as “unreasonable” and ill-conceived.Swedish bacteriologist Agnes Wold has landed in hot water for her controversial take on the coronavirus epidemic. “It’s a real pathogen, of course. It kills…

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Six Soldiers Killed in Taliban Attack in Southern Afghanistan

https://cdn1.img.sputniknews.com/img/107847/05/1078470558_0:0:1200:676_1200x675_80_0_0_36c31b8d15afbd96c78667472edb06e5.jpgSputnik Internationalhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pngSputnikhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pnghttps://sputniknews.com/asia/202003301078757129-six-soldiers-killed-in-taliban-attack-in-southern-afghanistan/KABUL (Sputnik) – The attack took place in Arghandab district of the province in the late hours of Sunday. Several militants were killed in subsequent clashes with the armed forces, according to the ministry.The Taliban have attacked an Afghan National Army checkpoint in the southern province of Zabul, killing six soldiers, the Defence Ministry…

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Russian Prime Minister Asks Regions to Consider Coronavirus Measures Similar to Moscow

Russia07:19 GMT 30.03.2020Get short URLhttps://cdn1.img.sputniknews.com/img/107874/66/1078746658_0:0:3126:1759_1200x675_80_0_0_73f41d8da8ba6d3e1f11cd5638da9865.jpgSputnik Internationalhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pngSputnikhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pnghttps://sputniknews.com/russia/202003301078757054-russian-prime-minister-asks-regions-to-consider-coronavirus-measures-similar-to-moscow/MOSCOW (Sputnik) – Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin on Monday suggested that the regions study the self-isolation measures against the spread of the coronavirus infection tightened in Moscow over the weekend and consider imposing similar rules.Mishustin called the steps taken in the capital and Moscow region “a logical continuation” of…

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WTI Oil Price Drops Below $20 Per Barrel, First Time Since 11 February, 2002

Business22:52 GMT 29.03.2020(updated 23:43 GMT 29.03.2020) Get short URLSubscribehttps://cdn1.img.sputniknews.com/img/107875/46/1078754692_0:184:2175:1407_1200x675_80_0_0_b536b444cd216632c174a2e279743bc5.jpgSputnik Internationalhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pngSputnikhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pnghttps://sputniknews.com/business/202003291078754558-wti-oil-price-drops-below-20-per-barrel-first-time-since-11-february-2002/This is the first drop below $20 per barrel for WTI crude oil since February 2002. The Brent crude oil price also plummeted 4.65%, according to trading data.As of 1:40 Moscow time [22:40 GMT], the price of May futures for WTI crude oil fell 8.52%, to…

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Coronavirus-Related Economic Issues Important, But Human Health Most Vital – Medvedev

Russia22:24 GMT 29.03.2020(updated 22:26 GMT 29.03.2020) Get short URL 0 111https://cdn1.img.sputniknews.com/img/107875/44/1078754431_0:0:3044:1713_1200x675_80_0_0_2a5e629fce7a8b5190a7081c4b9efde6.jpgSputnik Internationalhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pngSputnikhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pnghttps://sputniknews.com/russia/202003291078754470-medvedev-says-coronavirus-related-economic-issues-important-but-human-health-most-vital/MOSCOW (Sputnik) – While it is important to take steps to reduce the economic disruption caused by the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the Russian government is prioritizing the health of the country’s citizens, Russian Security Council Deputy Chairman Dmitry Medvedev said on Monday morning.“Economic issues…

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Trump Extends Social Distancing Guidance to 30 April, Says Peak Deaths Likely to Hit US in Two Weeks

US22:17 GMT 29.03.2020(updated 23:42 GMT 29.03.2020) Get short URLThe US is currently the nation most affected by the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, with over 135,000 confirmed cases and over 2,400 fatalities, according to Johns Hopkins University data. US President Donald Trump during a Sunday press briefing extended social distancing recommendations to 30 April to slow the…

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North Korea Tests ‘Super-Large’ Rocket Launcher, Test Appears Successful – Reports

Asia & Pacific22:09 GMT 29.03.2020(updated 22:23 GMT 29.03.2020) Get short URLhttps://cdn1.img.sputniknews.com/img/107875/43/1078754330_0:0:3072:1728_1200x675_80_0_0_950e913ad2d5f4c573a50011d9a219fe.jpgSputnik Internationalhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pngSputnikhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pnghttps://sputniknews.com/asia/202003291078754361-north-korea-tests-super-large-rocket-launcher-test-appears-successful—reports/MOSCOW (Sputnik) – The two short-range projectiles fired by North Korea on Sunday were a test of a ‘super-large’ multiple rocket launcher, the South Korean Yonhap News Agency reported.”The test-firing was successfully carried out,” Yonhap said on Monday, quoting the North Korean Rodong Sinmun…

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Bull’s Eye: This Rifle Will Allow Russian Snipers to Shoot Down Helicopters When in Ambush

Military & Intelligence16:14 GMT 29.03.2020(updated 16:32 GMT 29.03.2020) Get short URLThe ASVK full-bore sniper rifle, which was developed by the Degtyarev weapons production plant in the late 1990s, entered service with the Russian Armed Forces in 2013.The Izvestia daily has cited an unnamed source in the Russian Defence Ministry as saying that army snipers can now…

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First Death From Coronavirus Reported in Syria

Middle East16:13 GMT 29.03.2020(updated 16:38 GMT 29.03.2020) Get short URL 0 217Subscribehttps://cdn1.img.sputniknews.com/img/107875/18/1078751853_0:119:2910:1755_1200x675_80_0_0_861ca2721d062ac7cc09d08104961535.jpgSputnik Internationalhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pngSputnikhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pnghttps://sputniknews.com/middleeast/202003291078751692-first-death-from-coronavirus-reported-in-syria/The Syrian government has decided to restrict traffic between the country’s provinces until 16 April as part of measures taken to curb the COVID-19 pandemic, the SANA news agency reported.The first death from the coronavirus has been confirmed in Syria, the state news…

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US Tracking American Citizens’ Movements via Their Phones to Research Coronavirus Spread – Reports

US08:54 GMT 29.03.2020Get short URL 0 0 0 https://cdn1.img.sputniknews.com/img/105859/56/1058595683_0:40:3500:2008_1200x675_80_0_0_c2cf5638a69c92b9f2baa4f98a86feeb.jpgSputnik Internationalhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pngSputnikhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pnghttps://sputniknews.com/us/202003291078747446-us-tracking-american-citizens-movements-via-their-phones-to-research-coronavirus-spread—reports/The US previously reported a spike in the number of confirmed cases in the country and now occupies first place in the list of nations hit by the coronavirus, with at least 123,000 infected and 2,229 fatalities.US authorities have organised mass surveillance on American citizens, tracking their…

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Maduro Vows to Unleash ‘Bolivarian Fury’ on US if Washington Targets Venezuelan Leaders

https://cdn1.img.sputniknews.com/img/107873/68/1078736885_0:49:3072:1777_1200x675_80_0_0_6f136e17c5e05136258fc2421c41c24d.jpgSputnik Internationalhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pngOleg Burunov. Sputnik Internationalhttps://sputniknews.com/latam/202003291078747278-maduro-vows-to-unleash-bolivarian-fury-on-us-if-washington-targets-venezuelan-leaders/On Thursday, US Attorney General William Barr announced that the Department of Justice had offered rewards for information on five top officials in Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro’s government, including $15 million for Maduro himself, based on charges of drug trafficking.Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has warned the authorities of Colombia and the…

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Powerful Tornado Devastates City in Arkansas, Coming Extremely Close to People – Videos

US07:38 GMT 29.03.2020Get short URLSubscribehttps://cdn1.img.sputniknews.com/img/107372/40/1073724098_0:47:1200:722_1200x675_80_0_0_be53b4098861035fc2be7df82c837996.jpgSputnik Internationalhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pngSputnikhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pnghttps://sputniknews.com/us/202003291078747213-powerful-torando-devastates-city-in-arkansas-coming-extremely-close-to-people—videos/While the country is facing a huge coronavirus outbreak with more than 100,000 infected and over 2,200 fatalities, other issues, including natural disasters, are also threatening the United States.A powerful tornado has hit the city of Jonesboro, in northeastern Arkansas, ravaging the area and damaging numerous buildings and cars. There…

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Panama Gov’t Allows Coronavirus-Stricken Cruise Ship MS Zaandam to Pass Through Canal

World23:59 GMT 28.03.2020(updated 00:03 GMT 29.03.2020) Get short URLhttps://cdn1.img.sputniknews.com/img/107874/56/1078745669_0:155:3072:1883_1200x675_80_0_0_c8a3d0448bb809e7d2dc070302721c72.jpgSputnik Internationalhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pngSputnikhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pnghttps://sputniknews.com/world/202003281078745700-panama-govt-allows-coronavirus-stricken-cruise-ship-ms-zaandam-to-pass-through-canal/MOSCOW (Sputnik) – The Panamanian government has given permission for the coronavirus-stricken MS Zaandam cruise ship to pass through the Panama Canal, although no passengers or crew members will be allowed to go ashore, the country’s Health Ministry announced.Four people have died on board the vessel,…

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‘I Had Way Dirtier Things in My Mouth’: Coronavirus Challenge ‘Star’ Details Toilet Licking Stunt

https://cdn1.img.sputniknews.com/img/107874/54/1078745438_0:0:1280:720_1200x675_80_0_0_235cc5fcc578d46e8602fb5761df29ec.jpgSputnik Internationalhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pngSputnikhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pnghttps://sputniknews.com/viral/202003281078744860-i-had-way-dirtier-things-in-my-mouth-coronavirus-challenge-star-details-toilet-licking-stunt/Recently, a video posted by a 21-year-old social media celebrity went viral after she recorded herself licking an open toilet seat in an airplane bathroom as part of an attention-grabbing and potentially dangerous ‘Coronavirus Challenge’ stunt.TikTok and Instagram content-maker Ava Louise, who claims that she seeks to become “Insta-famous”, was confronted in an episode…

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N. Ireland Bans Meetings of More Than Two People As Part of New Anti-Coronavirus Measures

UK23:00 GMT 28.03.2020(updated 23:01 GMT 28.03.2020) Get short URLhttps://cdn1.img.sputniknews.com/img/107874/53/1078745386_0:14:3077:1744_1200x675_80_0_0_5a92ee52961ab9dec53128f1d729e6bb.jpgSputnik Internationalhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pngSputnikhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pnghttps://sputniknews.com/uk/202003281078745415-n-ireland-bans-meetings-of-more-than-two-people-as-part-of-new-anti-coronavirus-measures/MOSCOW (Sputnik) – Social gatherings of more than two people have been banned in Northern Ireland as part of new stringent social distancing measures aimed at controlling the spread of COVID-19, the country’s executive announced in a statement.People in Northern Ireland will not be allowed to…

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New York Governor Not Aware of Trump’s Quarantine Plans, Doubts It Would Help

https://cdn1.img.sputniknews.com/img/107874/51/1078745187_0:0:3072:1728_1200x675_80_0_0_12c058c83388efcbff769c1f3d85c409.jpgSputnik Internationalhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pngSputnikhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pnghttps://sputniknews.com/us/202003281078745217-new-york-governor-not-aware-of-trumps-quarantine-plans-doubts-it-would-help/WASHINGTON (Sputnik) – New York Governor Andrew Cuomo says he has not spoken with US President Donald Trump about the possibility of a quarantine amid the rapid spread of the coronavirus.”I didn’t speak to him about any quarantine,” Cuomo told reporters on Saturday, adding “I don’t even know what that means … I don’t…

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US Yet to Announce Intentions on Rosneft Sanctions After Venezuela Sale – State Department

World22:33 GMT 28.03.2020(updated 23:17 GMT 28.03.2020) Get short URLhttps://cdn1.img.sputniknews.com/img/107874/50/1078745088_0:108:3279:1953_1200x675_80_0_0_8727c57be48c615347c126b6cbfb9d65.jpgSputnik Internationalhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pngSputnikhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pnghttps://sputniknews.com/world/202003281078745133-us-yet-to-announce-intentions-on-rosneft-sanctions-after-venezuela-sale–state-department/WASHINGTON (Sputnik) – The US State Department has refused to reveal its intentions regarding sanctions placed on the Rosneft company after the Russian oil giant announced the sale of its assets in Venezuela on Saturday.Earlier in the day, Rosneft announced the cessation of its operations in…

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From Russia With Aid: Russian Military Experts Visit Medical Facilities in Coronavirus-Hit Bergamo

https://cdn1.img.sputniknews.com/img/107873/90/1078739044_0:24:1783:1027_1200x675_80_0_0_80e8b737319f653e746ebf631516c025.jpgSputnik Internationalhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pngSputnikhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pnghttps://sputniknews.com/photo/202003281078739835-from-russia-with-aid-russian-military-experts-visit-medical-facilities-in-coronavirus-hit-bergamo/Earlier this month, Italy overtook China, the birthplace of the deadly coronavirus, in the severity of the outbreak. While it still trails the US in terms of the total number of COVID-19 cases, the death toll in the southern European country is chilling.While the total number of coronavirus cases in Italy has surpassed 86,000,…

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Impeachment 2.0? How Dems & Soros Using COVID-19 Crisis to Disrupt Trump’s 2020 Bid

Rich Democratic donors, including George Soros, have thrown their weight behind super PACs’ effort to lambast Donald Trump’s handling of the COVID-19 outbreak. Vladimir Golstein, associate professor at Rhode Island’s Brown University, foresees that the Dems will try to “milk” the crisis until November in order to undermine Trump’s re-election bid.On Monday, CNN reported that…

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My Turn to Drive! Tiger Forces Dog From Car’s Front Seat

Videoclub16:00 GMT 28.03.2020Get short URL 0 0 0 Subscribehttps://cdn1.img.sputniknews.com/img/107874/10/1078741062_30:0:1350:742_1200x675_80_0_0_1258a2a6cd9b46df82d0fdeb71505e58.pngSputnik Internationalhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pngSputnikhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pnghttps://sputniknews.com/videoclub/202003281078741046-my-turn-to-drive-tiger-forces-dog-from-cars-front-seat/Everybody knows that animals, especially our canine friends, like riding in cars. But doggos are not the only pets that love the feeling of roaring wind and moving road – some cats are also happy to get in the car – some big cats!This pooch likes…

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Former US Senator Tom Coburn Dies at 72

US15:25 GMT 28.03.2020(updated 16:05 GMT 28.03.2020) Get short URLhttps://cdn1.img.sputniknews.com/img/107721/88/1077218899_0:169:3037:1878_1200x675_80_0_0_251ca9a484e37c8cb1fdf934718af937.jpgSputnik Internationalhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pngSputnikhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pnghttps://sputniknews.com/us/202003281078743116-former-us-senator-tom-coburn-dies-at-72/Tom Coburn, who earned a reputation as a conservative political maverick known for bluntly speaking his mind, frequently condemned the growth of the federal deficit and what he claimed was immoderate government spending endorsed by politicians from both political parties.Former US Senator Tom Coburn, 72, died early…

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New Internet Architecture? Huawei Rolls Out Fresh IP Proposal – Report

Tech07:52 GMT 28.03.2020(updated 08:04 GMT 28.03.2020) Get short URL 0 0 0 China unveiled the new IP-related proposal in the form of a PowerPoint presentation due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, which has already hit at least 199 countries worldwide.The Chinese tech giant Huawei has offered the UN’s International Telecommunication Union (ITU) a technology that…

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Possible COVID-19 Outbreak in Libya to Be ‘Catastrophic’ Amid Protracted Conflict, UN Warns

MOSCOW (Sputnik) – Should a COVID-19 outbreak begin in Libya, it will overwhelm the war-torn country’s already overstretched healthcare system, Jennifer Bose Ratka, public information officer at the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) in Libya, said.”A possible outbreak of the virus would be catastrophic. Libya is at high risk of…

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Pakistani Minister Calls BS After UK-Based News Channel Claims Imran Khan is COVID-19 Positive

India07:12 GMT 28.03.2020(updated 07:13 GMT 28.03.2020) Get short URLNew Delhi (Sputnik): The novel coronavirus pandemic has affected 199 countries, infecting some of the world’s most famous personalities including the UK’s Prince Charles, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, Hollywood celebrities like Tom Hanks, and even Sophie Grégoire Trudeau – the wife of Canadian Prime Minister Justin…

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US Plans to Transfer Cargo to Syrian Militants Disguised as Aid for Refugees – Russian Military

Middle East07:11 GMT 28.03.2020(updated 08:08 GMT 28.03.2020) Get short URLThe Rukban camp, which houses up to 25,000 refugees is located in the US-controlled zone around its unauthorised military base at Al-Tanf, making it almost impossible for humanitarian workers to access the area.”The American side cynically seeks to take advantage of the situation concerning the spread…

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‘Trump is Going to Eat Him Alive’: Comedian Joe Rogan on Biden as the Dem Presidential Candidate

https://cdn1.img.sputniknews.com/img/107873/62/1078736230_0:0:3130:1760_1200x675_80_0_0_8c95b6c101a9fe4268b58dd9244b96ca.jpgSputnik Internationalhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pngSputnikhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pnghttps://sputniknews.com/us/202003271078735930-trump-is-going-to-eat-him-alive-comedian-joe-rogan-on-biden-as-the-dem-presidential-candidate/The comments come as the US Democratic presidential race is dramatically coming to a close with just two candidates left. Former Vice President Joe Biden and the Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders are vigorously competing to gain the nomination to face President Donald Trump in the US 2020 election.The US comedian and host of ‘The…

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General Motormouth

Cartoons23:22 GMT 27.03.2020Get short URL 0 0 0 Subscribehttps://cdn1.img.sputniknews.com/img/107873/61/1078736115_0:0:1200:675_1200x675_80_0_0_9d071e5adbc9779ce86ffe9089b7289d.jpgSputnik Internationalhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pngSputnikhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pnghttps://sputniknews.com/cartoons/202003271078736148-general-motormouth/From renaming the COVID-19 novel coronavirus to slamming General Motors for wasting time, US President Donald Trump has been working hard at not admitting his own faults during the pandemic. Unfortunately, facts have gotten in the way, as the US has surpassed China for the highest…

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Canada’s Economy Faces Worst Decline Since 1962 Amid COVID-19 Pandemic – Budget Watchdog

https://cdn1.img.sputniknews.com/img/107873/61/1078736174_0:61:3303:1919_1200x675_80_0_0_56282e2d05dd1d5cb651ec747d3baa47.jpgSputnik Internationalhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pngSputnikhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pnghttps://sputniknews.com/world/202003271078736204-canadas-economy-faces-worst-decline-since-1962-amid-covid-19-pandemic—budget-watchdog/TORONTO (Sputnik) – Canada’s economy is facing a 5.1 percent decline in real GDP in 2020, levels unseen since 1962, amid the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, a report from the country’s Office of the Parliamentary Budget Officer (PBO) said.“In our economic scenario, real GDP is assumed to decline by 2.5 per cent in the…

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Lawless: EPA Suspends Environmental Regulation Enforcement in US Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Citing the COVID-19 novel coronavirus, the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has indefinitely suspended its own environmental regulations and will allow businesses to self-police amid the pandemic. The EPA issued a news release Thursday unveiling its new temporary enforcement discretion policy which permits normally-regulated US facilities to ignore current environmental standards during the COVID-19 pandemic.…

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Moment Israeli Tank Pounds ‘Hamas Facilities’ After Gaza Rocket Attack Allegedly Shown on Video

Middle East22:47 GMT 27.03.2020(updated 23:56 GMT 27.03.2020) Get short URLhttps://cdn1.img.sputniknews.com/img/107873/58/1078735831_0:0:1780:1001_1200x675_80_0_0_0ae9f2f8d69af330f098e7f684d2ae4a.jpgSputnik Internationalhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pngSputnikhttps://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.pnghttps://sputniknews.com/middleeast/202003271078735690-online-video-posted-allegedly-showing-israel-pounding-hamas-facilities-after-gaza-rocket-attack/A counterattack tweeted by the Israel Defence Forces (IDF) came in response to rocket fire reported earlier from Gaza that was claimed to be aimed at Israeli civilians. On Friday, Israel struck Hamas facilities in the Gaza Strip following what was claimed by the IDF…

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