EU vows to prevent ‘uncontrolled,’ ‘illegal’ migration from Afghanistan: draft statement

EU vows to prevent ‘uncontrolled,’ ‘illegal’ migration from Afghanistan: draft statement By Robin Emmott Reuters Posted August 30, 2021 12:04 pm 11:00 Afghanistan Crisis: Canada to enter negotiations with Taliban, Garneau says Afghanistan Crisis: Canada to enter negotiations with Taliban, Garneau says comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp Share this item via WhatsApp twitter Share…

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Poor countries still waiting for COVID-19 vaccines as COVAX donations trickle in

Poor countries still waiting for COVID-19 vaccines as COVAX donations trickle in By Maria Cheng and Lori Hinnant The Associated Press Posted August 14, 2021 9:50 am 0:45 Pandemic treaty must address inequalities: WHO WATCH: Pandemic treaty must address inequalities: WHO – May 25, 2021 comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp Share this item via…

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Fully vaccinated Canadians excluded from new U.K. quarantine exception rules

Fully vaccinated Canadians excluded from new U.K. quarantine exception rules By Staff The Canadian Press Posted July 28, 2021 1:39 pm     Updated July 28, 2021 1:55 pm 1:56 England scraps COVID-19 quarantine for fully-vaccinated travellers from US, EU WATCH: England scraps COVID-19 quarantine for fully-vaccinated travellers from US, EU comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on…

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‘Clear link’: Europe floods show urgent need to curb climate change, experts say

‘Clear link’: Europe floods show urgent need to curb climate change, experts say By Raf Casert The Associated Press Posted July 17, 2021 9:45 am 1:56 Death toll from Europe’s catastrophic floods expected to climb WATCH: Death toll from Europe's catastrophic floods expected to climb comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp Share this item via…

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‘COVID is a dictator’s dream’: Pandemic may have advanced authoritarianism, experts warn

‘COVID is a dictator’s dream’: Pandemic may have advanced authoritarianism, experts warn By Jill Lawless The Associated Press Posted July 15, 2021 7:56 am 2:47 Hong Kong exercises its national security law to crack down on the pro-democracy movement WATCH: Hong Kong exercises its national security law to crack down on the pro-democracy movement – Jan 7, 2021 comments Leave…

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WHO asks Western countries to recognize China’s COVID-19 vaccines

WHO asks Western countries to recognize China’s COVID-19 vaccines By Maria Cheng The Associated Press Posted July 1, 2021 1:07 pm 0:41 WHO approves Sinovac COVID-19 vaccine for emergency use WATCH ABOVE: WHO approves Sinovac COVID-19 vaccine for emergency use – Jun 1, 2021 comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp Share this item via WhatsApp…

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Delta variant to account for 90% of COVID-19 cases in EU by end-August: health agency

Delta variant to account for 90% of COVID-19 cases in EU by end-August: health agency By Matthias Blamont Reuters Posted June 23, 2021 2:20 pm 2:14 U.K. researchers say Delta variant presents new pattern of symptoms WATCH ABOVE: U.K. researchers say Delta variant presents new pattern of symptoms. comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp Share…

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European Union’s view of Northern Ireland ‘offensive,’ Britain says

European Union’s view of Northern Ireland ‘offensive,’ Britain says By Jill Lawless The Canadian Press Posted June 13, 2021 7:50 am 0:46 Boris Johnson warns U.K. will do ‘whatever it takes’ on post-Brexit trade WATCH: Boris Johnson warns U.K. will do ‘whatever it takes’ on post-Brexit trade comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp Share this…

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Europe is open for travel. But tourists must navigate each country’s COVID-19 rules  

Europe is open for travel. But tourists must navigate each country’s COVID-19 rules   By Staff The Associated Press Posted June 10, 2021 7:32 am     Updated June 10, 2021 11:49 am 1:12 WHO issues COVID-19 warning to Europe ahead of summer travels WATCH: WHO issues COVID-19 warning to Europe ahead of summer travels comments Leave a comment facebook Share…

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EU bans Belarus planes from airspace over arrest of journalist

EU bans Belarus planes from airspace over arrest of journalist By Robin Emmott Reuters Posted June 4, 2021 11:37 am 2:04 Western nations condemn Belarus after Ryanair flight forced to land WATCH: Western nations condemn Belarus after Ryanair flight forced to land – May 24, 2021 comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp Share this item…

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Belarusians left feeling cornered after European Union cuts air links

Belarusians left feeling cornered after European Union cuts air links By YURAS KARMANAU The Associated Press Posted May 29, 2021 7:49 am 2:04 Western nations condemn Belarus after Ryanair flight forced to land WATCH: Western nations condemn Belarus after Ryanair flight forced to land comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp Share this item via WhatsApp…

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Here’s how countries are preparing to reopen borders that were shut by COVID-19

Here’s how countries are preparing to reopen borders that were shut by COVID-19 By David Koenig and Menelaos Hadjicostis The Associated Press Posted May 26, 2021 3:05 am 2:05 Europe to reopen borders to fully vaccinated tourists WATCH: Europe to reopen borders to fully vaccinated tourists comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp Share this item…

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Belarus sinks deeper into isolation after journalist’s dramatic arrest

Belarus sinks deeper into isolation after journalist’s dramatic arrest By Yuras Karmanau And Raf Casert The Associated Press Posted May 25, 2021 4:14 pm 2:04 Western nations condemn Belarus after Ryanair flight forced to land WATCH: Western nations condemn Belarus after Ryanair flight forced to land comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp Share this item…

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Belarus arrest of journalist on Ryanair flight a ‘clear attack on democracy’: Trudeau

Belarus arrest of journalist on Ryanair flight a ‘clear attack on democracy’: Trudeau By Amanda Connolly Global News Posted May 25, 2021 12:35 pm     Updated May 25, 2021 1:41 pm 0:52 Trudeau condemns arrest of Belarus journalist on Ryanair flight, calls behaviour ‘an attack on democracy’ Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said on Tuesday that the forced landing of…

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Belarus faces mounting pressure over Ryanair ‘hijacking’ as UN calls for probe

Belarus faces mounting pressure over Ryanair ‘hijacking’ as UN calls for probe By Staff Reuters Posted May 24, 2021 9:25 am     Updated May 24, 2021 3:34 pm 1:22 Lithuania bans incoming and outgoing flights using Belarusian airspace, says Belarus ‘unsafe’ for citizens WATCH: Lithuania is advising its citizens that Belarus is an "unsafe place" for them and will…

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EU citizens can soon travel freely within bloc with COVID-19 passes

EU citizens can soon travel freely within bloc with COVID-19 passes By Samuel Petrequin The Associated Press Posted May 20, 2021 5:49 pm 5:04 The Travel Lady: A closer look at vaccination passports WATCH: A closer look at vaccination passports comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp Share this item via WhatsApp twitter Share this item…

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EU to allow fully-vaccinated travellers to visit this summer: report

EU to allow fully-vaccinated travellers to visit this summer: report By Philip Blenkinsop Reuters Posted May 19, 2021 8:09 am 1:07 EU recommends opening up to foreign travellers this summer amid COVID-19 WATCH: EU recommends opening up to foreign travellers this summer amid COVID-19 – May 3, 2021 comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp Share…

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EU to consider patent waiver for COVID-19 vaccines

EU to consider patent waiver for COVID-19 vaccines By Philip Blenkinsop Reuters Posted May 6, 2021 11:21 am 2:36 Should the COVID-19 vaccine be patent-free? WATCH ABOVE: Should the COVID-19 vaccine be patent-free? – Aug 14, 2020 comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp Share this item via WhatsApp twitter Share this item on Twitter email…

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Risk from COVID-19 variants remains after first Pfizer shot: study

Risk from COVID-19 variants remains after first Pfizer shot: study By Kate Kelland Reuters Posted April 30, 2021 11:16 am     Updated April 30, 2021 11:24 am 0:00 BioNTech CEO says he expects Europe to reach herd immunity this summer WATCH ABOVE: BioNTech CEO says he expects Europe to reach herd immunity this summer. comments Leave a comment facebook…

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AstraZeneca reports $275M in sales from vaccine during 1st quarter

AstraZeneca reports $275M in sales from vaccine during 1st quarter By Pushkala Aripaka and Ludwig Burger Reuters Posted April 30, 2021 7:16 am     Updated April 30, 2021 7:21 am 2:38 NACI recommends AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine for those 30+ WATCH: NACI recommends AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine for those 30+. comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp…

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Russia, China campaigns seek to sow mistrust in Western COVID-19 vaccines: EU report

Russia, China campaigns seek to sow mistrust in Western COVID-19 vaccines: EU report By Robin Emmott Reuters Posted April 28, 2021 2:12 pm     Updated April 28, 2021 2:19 pm 4:21 Identifying COVID-19 vaccine misinformation WATCH: Identifying COVID-19 vaccine misinformation – Dec 13, 2020 comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp Share this item via…

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Concerns over AstraZeneca grow as Australia, Philippines, African Union curb COVID-19 shots

Concerns over AstraZeneca grow as Australia, Philippines, African Union curb COVID-19 shots By Staff Reuters Posted April 8, 2021 11:37 am     Updated April 8, 2021 4:46 pm 2:29 Symptoms that recipients of AstraZeneca vaccine are told to watch for WATCH ABOVE: Symptoms that recipients of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine are being told to watch out for. comments Leave…

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