Due to new outbreaks, several areas and cities around the world have been put on lockdown, including parts of eastern Spain and the Australian city of Melbourne. Pandemic restriction measures have also been imposed in Belgium, with people obliged to wear masks in public places once again.
Iran will help Syria strengthen its air defence as part of an agreement between the two states signed on Wednesday. The agreement was signed by Iran’s Chief of the Armed Forces General Staff, Major General Mohammad Bagheri, and Syrian Minister of Defence Ali Abdullah Ayyub.
The death of George Floyd and the subsequent wave of Black Lives Matter protests in the United States, Britain and other parts of the world, has highlighted racist attitudes in the West. But some people of colour have issues with the term Black and Minority Ethnic (BAME) itself.
New Delhi (Sputnik): Since the COVID-19 lockdown began in India in March, cities have witnessed wildlife taking over the streets. But this time around an animal has entered a home in the capital of the country.
According to internal sources, a temporary ban on political ads is designed to eliminate misleading political content that could affect the choices made by American voters.
TORONTO (Sputnik) - The vast majority of Canadians say they believe their country’s border with the United States should remain closed beyond the 21 July deadline, an Abacus Data poll revealed.
WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - The US government has approved $84 million in contracts to protect unmanned aerial vehicles, space technology and shipbuilding during the COVID-19 crisis, the Department of Defence said in a press release.
According to the media, police were notified about a violation of the stay-at-home order after the partygoers ordered some 20 meals at a KFC store in Dandenong on Friday.