The United Kingdom has registered over 46,000 deaths from COVID-19 since the start of the virus outbreak. Most of the deaths occurred between March and May.
Gates also argued that, despite significant economic damage and “lots of debts” incurred during the ongoing coronavirus crisis, he was feeling optimistic as the “innovation pipeline on scaling up diagnostics, on new therapeutics, on vaccines is actually quite impressive”.
On Friday, Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah dismissed allegations that his organization had any weapons at the Beirut port, and called for the Lebanese army to head the investigation into Tuesday’s disaster.
The number of migrants who have managed to reach the UK so far in 2020 is now double the number who done so in 2019. While approximately 1,850 made the journey last year, in the first 219 days of 2020, that number has exceeded 3,950.
Earlier this week, Nazar Najarian, the party's secretary-general died after being critically injured as a result of the powerful explosion at Beirut’s port.
Ghislaine Maxwell, a one-time girlfriend of convicted pedophile Jeffrey Epstein, is currently awaiting trial on charges that she engaged in the sex trafficking of children, and perjury over her alleged involvement in the late financier’s crimes, though she denies wrongdoing.
The global death toll from the novel coronavirus has topped 720,000; almost 19.3 million cases of the infection have been detected, and over 11.6 million of those patients have recovered, according to Baltimore, Maryland's Johns Hopkins University, which tracks and compiles data from national and local authorities, the media and other sources.
Some cryptic red-light formations, previously spotted across the Virginia and Nevada skies, have already taken away the breath of more than a hundred thousand viewers, as a footage of the unexplained phenomenon was shared on the net. Now something similarly mysterious observed in the same area has again raised questions among the online crowd.