The immigration policies of ex-US President Donald Trump were a common target among critics on the left – especially his ‘family separation policy’ and the conditions of kids in migrant centres. Now President Joe Biden has re-opened one of them.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Russia condemns Washington's airstrike on eastern Syria and sees it as an unacceptable violation of the international law, a source in the Russian Foreign Ministry told Sputnik on Friday.
Armenia's Prime Minister Pashinyan earlier led a demonstration through the city to rally support for his government, condemning the actions of the opposition and later urging all of the country's political factions to enter a dialogue.
Before the votes were fully counted in Ecuador's latest elections, one candidate received a phone call from the US embassy assuring him that he would be in the second round. Fidel Narvaez, a Ecuadorian diplomat, tells Sputnik that this is only part of what appears to be a concerted effort to undermine the election results.
At the same time, Norway's National Institute of Public Health is now looking at whether people who already had COVID-19 get good enough protection after only one dose of the vaccine in order to increase the number of available doses amid market scarcity and speed up the vaccination process.
The project, that's expected to be completed in 2023, is designed to supply the energy-hungry Strip with electricity, effectively putting an end to the never-ending power cuts that disrupt Gazans' lives and put their health at risk.
The global death toll from the coronavirus infection topped 2.507 million; over 112.9 million cases of the infection were detected, according to Baltimore, Maryland's Johns Hopkins University, which tracks and compiles data from national and local authorities, the media and other sources.