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US in mourning over 500,000 Covid deaths, UK sees hope

President Joe Biden ordered flags lowered to half mast Monday after the United States crossed the “heartbreaking” milestone of 500,000 Covid-19 deaths, while Britain eyed lifting lockdowns in the latest sign of global gains against the pandemic. “I…
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New cases of covid-19 decreased 16% last week

The number of new cases of covid-19 recorded in the world decreased by 16% last week, to 2.7 million, announced the World Health Organization (WHO) on Tuesday night (16) The number of new deaths reported has also decreased 10% from the previous week, according to the WHO…
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UK soldiers ousted due to sexuality can reclaim medals

Britain said on Tuesday it would allow former military members dismissed because of their sexuality to reclaim lost medals, a move welcomed by Prime Minister Boris Johnson. Homosexuals were not allowed to serve in the military until 2000 and a number of personnel were…
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North Korea tried to hack Pfizer systems

North Korean hackers tried to break into the systems of pharmaceutical giant Pfizer to find information about the vaccine and treatments for the coronavirus, media reported on Tuesday, citing South Korean intelligence. The National Intelligence Service (NIS)…